March 31, 2017, 8:37 am
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Editorial

Abetting corruption

February 14, 2017
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‘Lest the congressmen forget, the old Death Penalty Law of 1993 brought down the threshold amount of plunder from P75 million to P50 million. Their like-minded predecessors thought using public office for unlawful enrichment deserved a punishment no less than death.’ 

Free tuition this time

February 13, 2017
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‘Duterte is well advised
to take the more populist policy, the better to boost his approval ratings in the second half of his presidential term, when most Presidents in the past suffered waning popular support.’

Idiocy and solipsism

February 10, 2017
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‘Duterte can learn a lesson or two from Gaviria, whose pure intention to help is most evident. To call him an idiot for speaking out smacks of solipsism.’

House call

February 09, 2017
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‘House leaders should step back and give themselves a moment to ponder whether winning this particular skirmish is worth losing other bigger, more significant battles tomorrow.’

Duterte’s acting

February 09, 2017
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‘Next time Duterte shows his fangs and blubbers his rantings against any nation, leader or institution, it is time to ascertain if he is just hamming it up for the cameras.’

Same figures, different vote?

February 08, 2017
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‘What we have on the table are the same arguments about the pros and cons of another flirtation with the most irreversible of punishments for crimes.’

Same figures, different vote?

February 08, 2017
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‘What we have on the table are the same arguments about the pros and cons of another flirtation with the most irreversible of punishments for crimes.’

SMS from Kris

February 08, 2017
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‘The fact that the scrapping of the Mamasapano truth commission coincided with the text message from the showbiz celebrity, however, tends to trivialize the issue somewhat.’

SMS from Kris

February 08, 2017
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‘The fact that the scrapping of the Mamasapano truth commission coincided with the text message from the showbiz celebrity, however, tends to trivialize the issue somewhat.’

Cartoons that changed the wor

February 07, 2017
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‘The clash of arguments on both sides of this work of art’s appreciation has found new fervor. It might have evoked shouting matches and near fistfights elsewhere in the world.’

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Column of the Day

Escape from true healing

By DODY LACUNA | March 31,2017
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‘The power to forgive and the grace to accept it are not inside us.’

Opinion of the Day

A barbaric fraternity

By DAHLI ASPILLERA | March 31, 2017
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‘On the case of a mauled-to-death frat recruit, how shocking to hear Judge Perla Cabrera-Faller’s verdict that no one is to blame for the death of Marc Andrei Marcos...’