Quantcast
Home » opposition You are browsing entries tagged with “opposition”

The token opposition

By

Apparently fed up with the opportunistic straddling of two horses of three of its senatorial candidates in the May elections, the opposition United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) has dropped Senators Francis Escudero and Loren Legarda and political neophyte Grace Poe-Llamanzares from its Senate ticket.   The UNA campaign manager, Navotas Rep. Tobias Tiangco, announced that the [...]

Posted: February 21st, 2013 in Columnists,Columns,Editor's Pick,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Is Zubiri boycotting own poll counter-protest?

By

It is becoming increasingly clear that there was massive cheating during the 2004 and 2007 elections and that a number of elective public officials should not be in the positions they are now occupying while others who supposedly lost in the elections should be occupying those positions instead. Circumstantial evidence point to that. In the results of the senatorial elections in Maguindanao, Luis “Chavit” Singson, who is from Ilocos Sur, placed first while several opposition candidates got zero votes. A Muslim opposition candidate lost in that Muslim province.

Posted: August 2nd, 2011 in Columnists,Columns,Editor's Pick,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Doy Laurel never was Ninoy’s counsel

IN BOY del Mundo’s June 23 Special Report, he wrote: “Cory Aquino refused to see Laurel, a  former senator who had organized the opposition during the martial law years, gave up his lifelong ambition to rally the anti-Marcos forces behind the widow of his boyhood friend in the snap election of 1986 that preceded the [...]

Posted: June 30th, 2011 in Inquirer Opinion,Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Advertisement

News

  • Abigail Binay on Lani Cayetano: We’re no longer FB friends
  • Libel case dismissed vs Inquirer, Taguig cop behind drug exposé
  • Tree planting now a must for able-bodied Parañaque residents
  • 10-year-old girl needs P800k for 3rd open heart surgery
  • Did you know: Fred Ruiz Castro
  • Sports

  • Greece too powerful for Gilas 5
  • Gilas digs deep into Fiba war zone
  • Former PBA import Balkman tangles with Gilas aces
  • Final 4 race gets tighter for 6 teams
  • NU vows better UAAP cheerdance show
  • Lifestyle

  • A place for dogs to dine–and their humans can come, too
  • Guard against dengue–keep your environment clean
  • Reincarnation, suicide and the afterlife
  • Lose weight without the misery
  • Japan confirms more dengue infections—officials
  • Entertainment

  • Indies go to Teatrino
  • Forever Papa Piolo
  • GMA 7’s edge
  • Here comes the National Threat
  • Eigenmann children show love to dad Mark Gil
  • Business

  • SM Prime raises P20B from retail bond issue
  • DoubleDragon takes over Skysuites property in QC
  • NGCP eyes cost recovery charge
  • PH, Malaysia to lead regional growth
  • Local consumers prefer ‘brick and mortar’ grocery experience
  • Technology

  • ALS Ice Bucket Challenge arrives in North Korea
  • ‘Internet fasting’—returning to the real world
  • PH ranks 8th in Ice Bucket Challenge participation
  • Google tests using drones to deliver goods
  • DigiTech conference, Best of Anime to keep September busy
  • Opinion

  • Not worth the brag
  • ‘Hilaw’
  • Transition curve?
  • Should he inhibit?
  • Pitching in for inclusive growth
  • Global Nation

  • Planned repatriation of OFWs in West Africa put on hold
  • Catapang to Filipino peacekeepers: ‘I’ll have beer delivered to you’
  • DFA: 805 Filipinos with drug cases in jail worldwide
  • On pullout of peacekeepers: Safety of PH troops paramount, AFP says
  • Azcuna vows help for Filipinos won’t end
  • Marketplace
    Advertisement