Tag Archives: freedom of choice

RH and freedom to choose

By: Mahar Mangahas • Philippine Daily Inquirer In last Monday’s SWS media release, the most pervasive finding is that 82 percent of Filipino adults nationwide agree that “The choice of family planning method is a personal decision of the couple, …

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Family planning gains favor

by P. D. Poblete • BusinessWorld A MAJORITY of Filipinos view family planning as a personal choice that should not be interfered with, the Social Weather Stations (SWS) said in a new report. However, they also want the government to …

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Shepherd and Sheep

Democracy and with it, freedom of choice, are among the best moral ideas that we have developed, a “universal value” of the 20th century according to the economist and philosopher Amartya Sen. Poor and powerless people do not have much …

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