Manila, Philippines: Members of Akbayan Youth today hanged a banner on Welcome Rotonda expressing its opposition to the Cybercrime Prevention Act or Republic Act 10175. Akbayan Youth National Spokesperson JC Tejano today called on the youth to defend internet freedom as a necessary space for a growing democracy.
The Military can now use The National Defense Authorization Act of 2012 to arrest and indefinitely detain anyone on U.S. Soil without evidence on the premise he or she supported hostilities or terrorism or is a Belligerent.
In life all of us try dealing with the chaos that comes our way. We want to make sense of it and perhaps exert a measure of control over those aspects we feel the need to, to keep tucking in those corners. Yet, life always has a way of showing us there are some things that are simply beyond our control. This is true whether we're an easy going person, or the sort of individual that feels the need to control everything. In truth, with life there's a surprise around every corner, and the reality that not everything is capable of being controlled.