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Column Of The Day

Security treaty with China

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by REY O. ARCILLA on May 22, 2018
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‘I cannot think of a more opportune time to forge a security treaty with China. If China balks, Digong may have to re-think and re-assess his foreign policy thrust.’

Still working as ‘endo’ contra

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by DAHLI ASPILLERA on May 21, 2018
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‘DOLE to name companies hiring 555 temporaries for key roles permanent in their operations. “Your days are numbered. The government will not rest until we end this shameful labor practice.” – PRRD.’

Still working as ENDO contract

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by DAHLI ASPILLERA on May 18, 2018
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One main employer of contractual ENDO agency-hired workers is Tan Caktiong’s Jollibee Foods Corporation.” – Renato Robles, alliance spokesperson.

Museums, Maids, Missions

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by BERNARD KARGANILLA on May 17, 2018
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‘There is a museum for comfort women in Japan.’

Sovereignty

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by DAHLI ASPILLERA on May 16, 2018
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‘The world actually needs more Dutertes―leaders with empathy, leaders who listen to their people, and leaders who are ready to sacrifice their lives to protect their people.’

‘A dog with a leash’

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by REY O. ARCILLA on May 15, 2018
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‘Occasional ranting and raving at Washington’s treatment of its oldest ally in these parts amounts to nothing more than bluster if not followed through with substantive and meaningful action.’

A revolutionary moment

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by JOSE BAYANI BAYLON on May 14, 2018
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‘Those with so much to lose usually lose the courage of their convictions. This is not sad. This is pathetic.’

Medium-tight hold on your mone

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by DAHLI ASPILLERA on May 11, 2018
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‘Nine ways to be financially responsible for life.’

‘Haha no hi,’ Inang Bayan, Jug

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by BERNARD KARGANILLA on May 10, 2018
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‘Día de la Madre, si; suspected serial killer Okamoto Chizuko, no.’

Stewed endangered turtles

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by DAHLI ASPILLERA on May 09, 2018
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‘Are those makeshift eateries by the Pasil, Cebu seashore still in the business of killing, cooking and serving pawikan?’

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Column of the Day

Tearing down the house (Second of a series)

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By Jego Ragragio | July 18,2018
‘The draft Federal Constitution is a clear example of tearing a house down in order to install a new door—where the new door goes into an existing door jamb. There’s barely anything new here, and the few things that are new, don’t actually need a constitutional amendment.’

Opinion of the Day

Heed this constitutional expert’s warning

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By ELLEN TORDESILLAS | July 18, 2018
‘The critique of Gene Lacza Pilapil, assistant professor of Political Science at the University of the Philippines-Diliman, one of the resource persons, should warn us about the draft Federal Constitution produced by the Duterte-created Consultative Committee.’