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Aquino’s defense of DAP an insult to all Filipinos

President Aquino’s primetime defense of the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) was full of thick-faced lies and was an insult to the Filipino people.

Posted: July 23rd, 2014 in Inquirer Opinion,Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Headline overload

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Simultaneous newsbreaks triggered the headline overload.

Posted: July 22nd, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

The almost-perfect crime

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The pork barrel scam would have been a perfect crime were it not for a misstep by a high school graduate, Janet Lim-Napoles, whose head was turned to hubris by her previous stunning “success” in “business.” The scam, spanning years, cost our people tens of billions of pesos.

Posted: July 17th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Questions the youth should ask the Vice President

It is always an indication of a healthy democracy when the youth participate in the political process and freely voice their opinion on matters that affect the national interest. I believe that only through a freewheeling discourse on governance and politics—and its effects on every decision we make—can we discern what is right from what is wrong, and from what is convenient.

Posted: July 16th, 2014 in Inquirer Opinion,Letters to the Editor | Read More »

The deeper stake

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Many of us are fixated by the “wheelchair syndrome” that causes those involved in the Priority Development Assistance Fund to seek hospital refuge. But Filipinos have a deeper stake in the election count unreeling in Indonesia.

Posted: July 15th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

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