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  • The worst of both worlds

    The worst of both worlds

    FOR the first time, Vice President Jejomar Binay last week spoke out in public against the Aquino administration of which he is a part. In a conference of public attorneys, Binay took the Justice Department to task for failing to prosecute those responsible for anomalous transactions in the President’s...
  • Where hatred  can take us

    Where hatred can take us

    The country is emotional, and deeply divided, on the killing of transgender woman Jennifer Laude. She was found dead a week ago at a motel in Olongapo City. A significant issue is the nationality of the alleged killer. Witnesses point to an American soldier who is in the Philippines through the Visiting...
  • Why is the trash here?

    Why is the trash here?

    The Bureau of Customs stinks, literally. Imported garbage inside 40-foot vans are rotting in the container yard. It cannot leave the premises, and officials are at a loss how to send it back. The BOC is caught in a garbage trap. The smelly merchandise in 50 container vans keep many tongues wagging about its...
  • The threat of Ebola

    The threat of Ebola

    That the dreaded Ebola virus would enter the Philippines is not impossible; it’s not improbable, either. After all, no less than the World Health Organization sounded the alarm this week that the infection rate “could reach 5,000 to 10,000 cases per week by the first week of December.” As of...
  • What we should talk about

    What we should talk about

    Earlier this week, and without much fanfare, the world commemorated the International Day for Disaster Reduction. According to the Web site of the United Nations, the objective is to “raise awareness of how people are taking action to reduce their risk to disasters.”  Then again, Filipinos do...

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The worst of both worlds

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The worst of both worldsFOR the first time, Vice President Jejomar Binay last week spoke out in public against the Aquino administration of which he is a part.

The practicality of philosophy

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The practicality of philosophy“In matters of great importance, there is nothing more practical than a good theory.”  That very powerful quote is attributed to Karl...

The EDCA and Laude’s death

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The EDCA and Laude’s deathAll things happen for a reason. While the nation is once more riveted to, and infuriated by, yet another act of abuse against a Filipino woman, this time,...

This thing called urban mining

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This thing called urban miningThis is the time of the year when  Filipinos  take a quick trip to cemeteries  to find out what needs to be fixed on the graves of their ancestors...

Millennials are living ‘The Walking Dead’

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Millennials are living ‘The Walking Dead’By Stephen L. Carter Time magazine this week has a big cover feature speculating on why “The Walking Dead,” just back for its fifth season on AMC,...

Is Asia ready for another wild ride?

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Is Asia ready for another wild ride?By William Pesek From Ebola to debt to deflation, fear once again stalks the global economy.

Ebola’s greatest threat: A third-world pandemic

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Ebola’s greatest threat: A third-world pandemicBy Megan McArdle Yesterday, I accidentally took a double dose of my blood pressure medication. This had several exciting side effects, but the two most relevant...

Where hatred can take us

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Where hatred  can take usThe country is emotional, and deeply divided, on the killing of transgender woman Jennifer Laude. She was found dead a week ago at a motel in Olongapo City.

Hate crime

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Hate crimeJennifer Laude was found dead at the bathroom of a motel in Olongapo City last week. 

Singing Auld Lang Syne with ‘old’ friends

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Singing Auld Lang Syne with ‘old’ friendsIt is not very often that we sing the song Auld Lang Syne around here – unlike in English countries like Scotland, where the song originated, the United...

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