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I have to admit that the arguments presented are well-researched and seem evidence-based. And her points are definitely much better than those of the dogmatic CBCP. Does it change my stance on the RH Bill? I am always for education and for informed consent. Dr. Manalo provided information on why some contraceptives are health hazards and I have always been against birth-control pills and the IUD. I have always believed that, as a birth control device, the condom is the most safe and effective contraceptive device. And if one claims that life begins at fertilization, condoms should be morally acceptable because it prevents fertilization, right?

I’m against with that of RH. Bill. How come the Philippines are one of the poorest countries in the world! Is RH bill can help to lessen the poverty we are facing? Common people make up your mind. The problem is not the issue of over population, the government should do things to help those unlucky people like the poor ones, give them a job in order to sustain their needs.

If my opinion at all can reach your community, I really feel my role as a mother bringing my humble experience rose in a poor surrounding in San Miguel, Quiapo can contribute “a no-agenda” lesson except stand on truth you may want to hear. Im Anti-RH.
My sights traveled every time my curiosity picked the thickening number of young street children. At their tender years they roamed the street and congest the whole ground of San Miguel where I grew and spent my childhood. My parents brought seven children and out of their perseverance and labor of love put us to colleges so we all finished our undergraduate degrees. That mediocre life brought me closely to feel about street children in poor communities that are exposed to social ills. Some were rescued taken by orphanages. Those unlucky ones brought up by wrong parenting lived…...

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