Lured, tracked, baited, skinned and beheaded. Zimbabwe’s “iconic” Cecil the Lion was brutally killed by American dentist Walter Palmer in early June after having paid “professional hunters” USD55,000 for this safari experience. Why is this brutal “sport” even allowed today?
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The zipper lane may help, but it is not a permanent solution. It could be more effective if it were designated as a HIGH-OCCUPANCY VEHICLE LANE (HOV). Continue reading EDSA zipper lane: will it work in Metro Manila?
The rains are here. Along with the rains arrive the floods. It’s like clockwork. Year after year after year after year…. That’s been the cycle in the Philippines, yet improvements to flood control projects seem to be non-existent. Instead, finger pointing is the norm. This time around the Commission on Audit (COA) determined that the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is partly to blame for … Continue reading MMDA battles floods with flower pots and landscaping???