Monday, August 19, 2019
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Carvajal: Cultural chains
ON LABOR day, a friend posted on Facebook a sign that tells workers:”You are not free, your chains are just long.” Filipino workers are indeed able to move up in society but only within the limits of the cultural chains ...
From 108 days ago
IN A CNN Philippines’ recent forum TV anchors asked candidates their stand on some of the day’s burning issues. As expected, pro administration candidates staunchly defended President Duterte’s strategies while the antis assailed them to the point, as it seemed, ...
From 110 days ago
Carvajal: Were we ever
ARE We Still a Democracy” was an essay I did not bother to read because it presumed we were once a democracy. The more fundamental question is “Were we ever a democracy?”For the answer, we have to go back to ...
From 115 days ago
Carvajal: True godliness
AS MY way of wishing that we, this Easter season, rise to a new life of true godliness or, for Christians, a true following of Christ, I am sharing some lingering reflections on the Holy Week we just observed.I like ...
From 117 days ago
Carvajal: What went wrong?
CORRUPTION and criminality in the country have acquired epidemic proportions. But we are 85 percent baptized Catholics, meaning that 85 percent of corrupt officials are Catholics and 85 percent of criminals and drug lords are Catholics. What then is wrong ...
From 124 days ago
Carvajal: Politically motivated
JUST about everything in this country is politically motivated. Sovereignty, freedom of speech, love of the poor and of God, etc. are too easily exposed as sugar-coating for selfish political motives.If politicians who assail President Duterte’s friendliness with the Chinese ...
From 129 days ago
THE secret to progress in the world is innovation. History is replete with examples of how innovations have moved the quality of man’s life to the next higher level.Thus, one cannot even begin to imagine a world without the wheel, ...
From 131 days ago
ONCE more the clutter of promises candidates toss out to politically naïve and financially distressed voters brings to mind the hopelessness of our electoral system, specifically our lack of genuine political parties that stand for a distinct socio-political philosophy or ...
From 136 days ago
ONE remarkably significant achievement of the Duterte administration is the establishment of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao (BARMM).Its fundamental significance lies in PRRD’s rare but unequivocal admission of the “historical injustice” to the Bangsamoro people that the nation ...
From 138 days ago
Carvajal: Reform education
OFFICIAL corruption has reached a level where it is no longer possible to stop it by simply firing people. The country’s cultural garden continues to sprout thorn bushes that when some thorn bush of an official is booted or voted ...
From 143 days ago