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  • Never sorry, never wrong

    Never sorry, never wrong

    This week marked the fifth year anniversary of the Luneta tragedy, when eight Chinese tourists were killed by a disgruntled police officer who held them hostage and then shot them after government authorities bungled the negotiations. The incident was the earliest tar on the administration of President...
  • Tangled

    Tangled

    When you’re running late and stuck in traffic on Metro Manila’s busiest thoroughfares on a weekday morning, it is likely the face you’d like to see the least belongs to Francis Tolentino, chairman of the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA). It is Tolentino’s  job to manage...
  • Economic growth still anemic

    Economic growth still anemic

    The economy registered a respectable 5.6-percent growth in the second quarter of 2015, but the rate of expansion is not  enough for the government to meet its ambitious 7 to 8-percent target this year. Economic Planning Secretary Arsenio Balisacan has finally conceded the gross domestic product growth...
  • Part of the job

    Part of the job

    Several officials of the Aquino administration are being questioned for their “public information campaigns.”  Among these are Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II, Energy Secretary Jericho Petilla, Metro Manila Development Authority Chairman Francis Tolentino, Health Secretary Janet Garin,...
  • Answer the questions, Senator Trillanes

    Answer the questions, Senator...

    IN the spirit of transparency, Senator Antonio Trillanes IV should answer a few questions head-on, instead of blaming his enemies for a Senate report that shows he pays his 63 consultants P1.63 million a month, including a houseboy, family drivers, media practitioners, campaign donors, ex-mutineer friends and...

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Never sorry, never wrong

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Never sorry, never wrongThis week marked the fifth year anniversary of the Luneta tragedy, when eight Chinese tourists were killed by a disgruntled police officer who held them hostage...

Real solutions, please

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Real solutions, pleaseIt takes a lot before Filipinos snap.  Our capacity for patience and to forgive the inefficiency of public officials is legendary.  It took us more than...

Symbiosis

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SymbiosisBy now, many of us must have our own Edsa horror stories to tell. It can pertain to the avenue, or to the memories associated with it. With Edsa the road we think...

Tangled

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TangledWhen you’re running late and stuck in traffic on Metro Manila’s busiest thoroughfares on a weekday morning, it is likely the face you’d like to...

Resigning ourselves to traffic

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Resigning ourselves to trafficThere are two things we should resign ourselves to: First, is that the paralyzing traffic in the metropolis will ever be solved. At least not under this...

Singleness of mission

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Singleness of missionI first knew Fr. Robert Suchan SJ when he was the university librarian of Ateneo de Manila University when I was a college student from 1976-80.

Worse than accomplishing nothing

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Worse than accomplishing nothingOur people should not expect that the administration of President B.S Aquino would be able to accomplish anything. See how it destroys one by one what has been...

Voting cannot be done in malls; British, Zambian meddling with the BBL

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Voting cannot be done in malls; British, Zambian meddling with the BBLThe Commission on Elections should forget about installed voting precincts inside shopping malls in Metropolitan Manila for the May 2016 elections. Whether or not...

Economic growth still anemic

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Economic growth still anemicThe economy registered a respectable 5.6-percent growth in the second quarter of 2015, but the rate of expansion is not  enough for the government to meet...

Still on the right to bail

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Still on the right to  bailVerba legis...the words of the law are the necessary starting point for all juridical argument.  And so we must closely heed the ‘verba’ of...

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