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Pendulum swing

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During the first leg of his trip to Europe, President Benigno Aquino III unburdened to a group of German businessmen in Berlin his concerns about the “overreach” of the Supreme Court’s review power.

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

Adult insights from martial law memories of a 7-year-old

I was just seven years old when martial law was declared. I did not know what it was all about.

Posted: September 30th, 2014 in Inquirer Opinion,Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Macabre joke

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Inter the embalmed body of former president Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani, Sen. Francis Escudero suggested on, of all days, the 42nd anniversary of the imposition of martial law.

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

The intellectual bankruptcy of UP ‘activism’

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Nothing demonstrates the intellectual bankruptcy of today’s self-styled activists more than their physical attack on Budget Secretary Butch Abad at the University of the Philippines after a budget forum. The assault was nothing short of the “blow to UP’s honor” vocally decried by its economics professors.

Posted: September 26th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

The night Marcos declared martial law

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Last Sunday, Filipinos heard for the first time in 40 years the late President Ferdinand Marcos’ TV speech declaring martial law in September 1972, the beginning of a brutal dictatorship that ruled the country for 14 years.

Posted: September 24th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

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