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The ‘Happiest People on Earth’

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Is there a happy gene in the genomes of the happiest people on the planet? Or is happiness something in the cool, clean air of their surroundings ?

Posted: September 30th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Perspective and context of the proposed BBL

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The proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) is now officially introduced to both houses of Congress.

Posted: September 29th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Let’s call a spade a spade

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Senator Francis Escudero recently proposed that the nation “move forward” by allowing the burial of dictator Ferdinand Marcos’ body at the Libingan ng mga Bayani.

Posted: September 29th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

A policy of poverty

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An economic policy is like a medical prescription. If the prescription is wrong, the patient may die. If a nation’s economic policy is wrong, the nation may not die, but its people will certainly be anemic as indicated by their poverty and social malaise.

Posted: September 29th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Teachers as liberators

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On Oct. 5, the world pauses to honor and thank our teachers for their lifelong commitment to bring out the best in us. Words like “selfless” and “heroic” will be used to describe these kind and amazing individuals who went beyond themselves and the limited resources at their disposal to liberate our minds and imbue us with the strength of character to meet whatever challenges that Life may throw at us.

Posted: September 27th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Headline,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

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