March 31, 2017, 8:34 am
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Dogmatic anachronism

March 31, 2017
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‘After 50 years of armed struggle, it behooves the NPA – and the CPP which formulates its policies – to conduct a real, honest-to-goodness CSC (criticism and self-criticism), a revered practice in Marxism.’

They’re ganging up on Rody

March 29, 2017
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‘The similarities between the events prior to Erap’s downfall and those happening today cannot but point to the possibility of Duterte’s perdition.’

Victims twice over

March 28, 2017
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‘But to punish them with removal from the list or even a couple of months’ suspension of the grant would only make them victims twice.’ 

Digong addresses barangay prob

March 28, 2017
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‘The Chief Executive is worried that another barangay election would cement these officials’ mandate in their areas, and the Philippines will soon find itself as a full-fledged narco-state.’

Question everything

March 27, 2017
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‘Filipinos are well advised to heed the call of Leonen in this age of fake news and propaganda, fake resource persons and testimonies, even outright lies, before the Senate and the Commission on Appointments.’

Knotty question

March 24, 2017
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‘If De Lima’s cases end up being transferred to the Sandiganbayan, the idea of a torrent of cases against ranking public officials flooding the court docket for years is pretty unlikely.’

Playing with impeachment

March 24, 2017
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‘All these shenanigans about impeachment Filipino-style have given this near-sacred tool of democratic checks and balances a scandalous blight.’

Defending our own

March 23, 2017
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‘Declaring war to protect our territory and sovereignty is indeed out of the question. But a strongly worded letter of protest is a must, and it looks like the Duterte administration is listening.’

Art of impeachment

March 22, 2017
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‘The smart move would have been to ignore her infrequent interviews and comments on the sidelines.’

Digong and same-sex marriage

March 22, 2017
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‘The Chief Executive touched the nerves of proponents of same-sex marriage and other modern and secular causes.’


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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...’