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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 »

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“Chiz, your ‘Heart’ is not in the right place.”

Posted: September 30th, 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 »

Forget Sept. 21

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Very, very early, perhaps between 2 and 3 in the morning of Saturday, Sept. 23, 1972, I was awakened at home, in the southern side of the University of the Philippines Diliman campus, by the rat-tat-tat of automatic rifle fire, coming from the north. There were up to 100 shots, in intermittent bursts, over 10-15 minutes. An hour later there was a huge explosion, coming from the east. Then, eerie silence.

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

Not a dinner party

If the protesters at the University of the Philippines Diliman are “loathsome hooligans,” then why is it that until today the 1970 First Quarter Storm and the 1971 Diliman Commune are still cited as high points in the democratic struggle?

Posted: September 26th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Editorial | Read More »

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