October 20, 2017, 6:47 am
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Necessary move

July 17, 2017
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‘It is wise to remember though that the anti-terrorist war – just like the war on drugs – is an extraordinary effort that calls for unfettered solutions, sometimes even bordering on the illegal.’ 

Drugs in Bilibid

July 14, 2017
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‘Need we say why all the deadlines Duterte has ever announced in ending this or that public menace were failures? Better buckle down to work, seriously this time, and without fanfare or unrealistic deadlines.’

Much ado about IDs

July 13, 2017
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‘These Muslims in Tarlac have a legitimate organization and are well within their rights to identify themselves, so let them be.’

Five years?

July 12, 2017
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‘It is easy to see why there is serious opposition to a lengthy extension of martial law.’

Police work in the South

July 11, 2017
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‘Let us give the Napolcom the benefit of allowing this latest reform a chance to work.’

No Bibles, please

July 10, 2017
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‘While the Christian distributors of the Bible believe they are doing good, the consequences of this act are enormously evil.’ 

Take no prisoners

July 07, 2017
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‘Duterte’s latest verbal tirade against the Islamist radicals who attacked Marawi was terse but no less lethal: Take no prisoners.’

i-DOLE for OFWs

July 06, 2017
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‘It is worth mentioning that
doable reforms in the labor
exporting sector are being
addressed presently. One such move is the launching of the
i-DOLE or identification card
for OFWs, set on July 12.’

Fatwa against terror

July 05, 2017
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‘As in any religion, the problem is not with the fundamentalists, but with the fundamentals of faith.’

SC and martial law

July 04, 2017
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‘The SC justices will pass judgment on Duterte’s martial law proclamation at a time when the siege of Marawi City is running on its 7th week.’


Front Page

Column of the Day

Laguna de Bae and its knifefish

By DAHLI ASPILLERA | October 20,2017
‘Bureau of Fisheries & Aquatic Resources--BFAR (Kawanihan ng mga Pangisdaan at mga Yamang-Tubig) is the agency under the Department of Agriculture responsible for the development, improvement, management and conservation of our fisheries and aquatic resources.’

Opinion of the Day

Duterte’s fixations

By ELLEN TORDESILLAS | October 20, 2017
‘To generalize OFW families as dysfunctional is to malign the hardworking Filipinos whom we pay tribute to as our modern day heroes.’