Friday, July 25, 2014

All Editorial

Poor energy management

21 hours ago | 0 comment
Poor energy managementThe call of Energy Secretary Carlos Jericho Petilla to give President Aquino emergency powers to address a looming power outage next year is incredulous. The...

Misunderstanding unity

1 day ago | 0 comment
Misunderstanding unityA week ahead of the 100th anniversary celebration of the Iglesia ni Cristo on Sunday, President Aquino spoke before a large audience in Bocaue,  Bulacan.

Dark days ahead

2 days ago | 0 comment
Dark days aheadTYPHOON Glenda plunged Metro Manila and provinces in Luzon into darkness last week, after it ripped through the country Wednesday, damaging power lines,...

The silent branch

3 days ago | 0 comment
The silent branchLast week, it appeared as though the Supreme Court took a beating from no less than the head of the Executive branch. 

DAP numbers don’t add up

4 days ago | 0 comment
DAP numbers don’t add upTHE Aquino administration makes several claims about its Disbursement Acceleration Program, but the one it uses most often to justify the illegal diversion of...

Advice from a jeepney driver

5 days ago | 0 comment
Advice from a jeepney driverPresident Aquino said he did not break the law when he spent billions of pesos under a program that the Supreme Court had declared unconstitutional.

Disappointing public utilities

6 days ago | 0 comment
Disappointing public utilitiesPublic utilities may think consumers are asking too much from them if they demand the prompt restoration of their services, especially in the aftermath of...

A jester in the Palace

7 days ago | 0 comment
A jester in the PalaceDuring a dialogue with business leaders on Tuesday, President Noynoy Aquino asked people to manifest their support for him by wearing a yellow ribbon on their...

A holistic approach

8 days ago | 0 comment
A holistic approachThis week’s experience of typhoon Glenda refreshes our memory about lessons we should have learned from the many disasters that have visited our country.

A line in the sand

9 days ago | 0 comment
A line in the sandSOUNDING more like a thug than the chief executive of the country, President Aquino used a nationally televised address Monday to pressure the Supreme Court into...

A singular message

10 days ago | 0 comment
A singular messageThose who expected to hear something new from President Aquino’s evening address Monday night, when he defended the Disbursement Acceleration Program, found...

No masking the stench

11 days ago | 0 comment
No masking the stenchALMOST two weeks after the Supreme Court ruled unanimously that actions taken under the administration’s Disbursement Acceleration Program were...

Do no wrong

12 days ago | 0 comment
Do no wrongFollowing public outrage over the Disbursement Acceleration Program, especially after the Supreme Court’s decision striking down certain acts of the as...

Public slug fest

13 days ago | 0 comment
Public slug festThe Supreme Court slugged the Aquino administration with a ruling that might derail the government’s economic program and expose the President and other...