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7 theses in the wake of Aquino’s outburst

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The law is too important to be left to lawyers alone. Every citizen has the right to join a discussion involving legal issues, especially if the Constitution is at the heart of it. I am certain

Posted: July 22nd, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

DAP and its consequences

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I will hazard one reason why only the youth groups associated with the militant Left filed a plunder case against Budget Secretary Butch Abad last week; when the gaping hole at the center of their case becomes obvious even to reporters who are not lawyers, the complainants can always hide behind their mistake by pleading the exuberance of youth.

Posted: July 15th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Editor's Pick,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Dear Butch

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I have written more than once on the integrity and competence of Butch Abad, whom I first met in the early 1980s.

Posted: July 8th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Editor's Pick,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

The OFW as a nationalist

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In the eighth chapter of “Noli Me Tangere,” we see balikbayan Crisostomo Ibarra ride through “Manila’s busiest suburb” in a carriage.

Posted: July 1st, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Editor's Pick,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Five assumptions about 2016

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Malacañang may not be ready to admit it, but the 2016 campaign has already started in earnest. I would like to review certain assumptions I used in previous elections, to test whether they remain valid (as I obviously thought then) or they need updating.

Posted: June 24th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Editor's Pick,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

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