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Hope springs eternal

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I was curious to see how Jojo Binay would answer the charges being hurled against him at the Senate and postponed writing first thing in the morning last Monday, as is my wont, to listen to him. He was supposed to talk at 2 p.m. at the Philippine International Convention Center. His camp had advertised it beforehand as a 15-20-minute thing that would be “presidential” in tone and style. Not unlike, his spokespersons said, a State of the Nation Address.

Posted: September 17th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Editor's Pick,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Still, a bad idea

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P-Noy could find himself alongside Gloria Macapagal Arroyo whose word is rubbery, with unsavory consequences for his credibility.

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

Just black propaganda against Roxas

This early, they are extinguishing presidential hopefuls. It doesn’t matter if the insinuations or allegations are downright silly as long as they end up in prime time news or on front pages.

Posted: August 29th, 2014 in Inquirer Opinion,Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Still crazy after all these years

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Juana Change’s detractors, who are as legion as her admirers, will not like this, but it’s well past due that I spoke up for her.

Posted: August 28th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Dispiriting

A Binay-Roxas tandem? Well, stranger things have happened. Mar Roxas, in any case, has shot down the idea, saying in so many words that a coalition between his Liberal Party and the United Nationalist Alliance of Vice President Jejomar Binay would be a betrayal of the good-government reforms President Aquino has instituted. “We have to choose someone who beyond doubt will continue [Mr. Aquino’s] program and clean governance,” he intoned, in effect saying: Binay, with his panoply of graft cases and newfound affluence ever since becoming chief executive of Makati City, doesn’t cut it.

Posted: August 13th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Editorial,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

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