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President Benigno Aquino III cannot blame his critics for pointing out that he is perhaps the most unpresidential president who ever walked the halls of...
1 day ago | 0 comment
NOBODY should take too much comfort in President Aquino’s assurances last week that he is not interested in a second term.
2 days ago | 0 comment
Who is the latest to have taken the ice bucket challenge? In the past week, social media and even broadcast networks have foisted upon us videos of celebrities...
3 days ago | 0 comment
Bleary-eyed lawmakers pore over the proposed budget of the Aquino administration for next year, poking into blobs of appropriations with tag prices running into...
4 days ago | 0 comment
The economy appears to be back on its growth path after expanding 6.4 percent in the second quarter of the year and weathering a slow infrastructure spending and...
5 days ago | 0 comment
We experience hostility every day as millions of workers and students in Metro Manila are reminded that their government does not care about them.
6 days ago | 0 comment
FORGET all the talk about inclusive growth. At its very heart, the Aquino administration is really about excluding, not including others in its so-called reform...
7 days ago | 0 comment
President Benigno Aquino III, the son of individuals widely perceived as heroes, led the celebration of National Heroes’ Day on Monday.
8 days ago | 0 comment
THE massive undertaking to gather 6 million signatures to pass a law criminalizing all forms of pork barrel makes one thing abundantly clear: President Benigno...
9 days ago | 0 comment
These days, floating a trial balloon is a common way to see how an idea, however wild, would sit with the public.
10 days ago | 0 comment
Solicitor General Francis Jardeleza—after a bruised ego and a few wrinkles on his suit— has a new appellation: Associate Justice of the Supreme...
11 days ago | 0 comment
The traffic nightmare in Metro Manila will not just go away as long as different government instrumentalities do not get their act together.
12 days ago | 0 comment
A presidential appointment is just that—an exercise of prerogative of the Chief Executive. This power, given to him by the Constitution which he swore to...
13 days ago | 0 comment
TO hear President Aquino and his drum beaters tell it, Filipinos have never had it so good.