Tuesday, August 20, 2019
CAGAYAN DE ORO
CAGAYAN DE ORO
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Carvajal: Serfs no more
HYDRA-like feudalism rears the ugliest of its many heads in agriculture. This is the slowest growing and least productive sector of our economy. Poverty has consistently stalked the lives of our farmers who remain the majority poorest of the poor ...
From 180 days ago
Carvajal: Convenient lie
THE political opposition is calling for people to speak out in defense of truth. An admirable call no doubt, for truth must always be defended. It sets us free.Soon, however, one realizes that the call is to defend Maria Ressa’s ...
From 182 days ago
Carvajal: Please, Mr. President
I AM not exaggerating when I say that my disgust at the blatant and shameless way Congress inserted pork items in the country’s 2019 budget is going through the roof. Thus with this column I join all indignant citizens in ...
From 187 days ago
Carvajal: Love’s challenge
TOMORROW’S Valentine’s Day will mostly be about erotic love. But today’s Ash Wednesday starts Lent that relives the sacrifice of Jesus on the cross for his love of us. I thought I’d talk about this more sublime kind of love ...
From 189 days ago
Carvajal: Cultural blindfold
EARLIER, I said our problem is how to curtail the decision-making power of elites. But it is stupid we who elect and give them that power. Hence, the more accurate way of stating the problem is how do we stop ...
From 193 days ago
Carvajal: The joke is on
WE CAN rage all we want against liars and plunderers that are running for office but I am afraid election’s cruel joke is on again. I hope to be proven wrong but because our electoral system remains unchanged and no ...
From 196 days ago
Carvajal: Restorative justice
THE minimum age of criminal liability, social responsibility or whatever should not really be such a big issue if we had the assurance that minors are not jailed but placed in rehabilitation centers where they are prepared to re-enter society ...
From 200 days ago
Carvajal: Patria and the trees
THAT’S Patria de Cebu and the acacia trees in the highway to Carcar City. Both are heritage objects, Patria a testament to the faith of the Student Catholic Action (SCA) youth who helped build it and the acacia trees, gnarled ...
From 203 days ago
Carvajal: What is the question?
THIS unforgettable experience happened in my early twenties. I was driving down a highway somewhere in the US Midwest when this billboard message on the roadside startled me: “If Christ is the answer, what is the question?”I am now reminded ...
From 207 days ago
Carvajal: Destructive myth
REP. Lito Atienza, in an apparent move to ingratiate himself with bishops in an election year, asks President Duterte to “stop insulting the faith” of Catholics because “the Catholic Church is indestructible.” I have two issues with this statement.First, it ...
From 210 days ago