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Carvajal: Education woes
IT IS disheartening that Filipino public school students hugged the bottom ranks in reading comprehension (a function of critical thinking), math and science in PISA’s (Program for International Student Assessment) latest assessment.A country’s progress rides mainly, but not solely, on ...
From 290 days ago
Carvajal: Local 'foreigners'
RECENTLY, I came across this YouTube post “The Top Ten Unconquerable Countries.” I was intrigued to find the Philippines at number ten, just behind number nine Japan. Number one, of course, is the U.S. of A.The lady narrator credited us ...
From 294 days ago
Carvajal: Mercy not ritual
AT THE recently held 16th National Convention of The Philippine Federation of Married Catholic Priests, I contributed these three premises and conclusions (edited for publication here) to the conversation on how married Catholic priests could practice their ministry.1. At no ...
From 296 days ago
Carvajal: Mandate is mandate
IN SPITE of a flawed election system, when a candidate wins he or she is said to get the people’s mandate. Thus, when Leni Robredo got elected Vice President, her sacred (because the vote is) mandate was to function as ...
From 301 days ago
BESIDES the corruption and incompetence of self-serving political leaders that only serve to perpetuate the poverty of millions, one cultural prod for a Revolutionary Government (RevGov) is the Asian psyche’s incompatibility with American-style democracy. Like other Asians, Filipinos would seem ...
From 303 days ago
Carvajal: Pride or shame
ANOTHER group whose blips on the social radar mainstream media either ignore or handle with gloved hands is the Catholic hierarchy. It, however, is too socially influential that media should monitor what and how it does to promote ethical and ...
From 308 days ago
A REVOLUTIONARY government (RevGov), as earlier theorized, could be the only undemocratic tool for a peaceful yet total transformation of Philippine society. Some President, not necessarily this one, could use it to put us squarely on the road to genuine ...
From 310 days ago
Carvajal: Amazing Lamac
WITH partisan politics wrecking every other development program in this country, I thought I’d write about my brief visit with a farmer community that is an acclaimed model of sustainable development and which I found to be throbbing proof that ...
From 315 days ago
LOOKING at the drug problem from the demand side, the drug users’ side, VP Leni Robredo really nails it when she diagnoses it as a health problem, a psychosocial health problem, if I might add. As such it can be ...
From 317 days ago
Carvajal: See-through blindfold
A GROUP comes out with a list of crimes against judges, lawyers, and other court personalities. Without passing judgment, I am sure it is much shorter than the list of crimes committed on poor plaintiffs and defendants by our two-tiered ...
From 322 days ago