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Mussolini S. Lidasan
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Lidasan: Putting the cart before the horse
IN THE past few months, I have been discussing my work, my vision, and the challenges we face in the Bangsamoro Transition Authority (BTA) in this column and with my family. Few weeks ago, I attended series of meetings in ...
From 6 days ago
Lidasan: The modern datu in Maguindanao
IN THE past few days, I have been asking myself a certain question. I wonder, who can we best describe as a modern day “datu” in Maguindanao? By the word datu, I mean someone who has the bloodline to the ...
From 14 days ago
Lidasan: Moral imagination before moral governance
PEACE process and peace building does not end by mere signing of peace agreements. The challenge has always been on the monitoring and evaluation on the agreements of both parties (the Philippine Government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front) Moreover, ...
From 21 days ago
Lidasan: Why ISIS ideology is still in Mindanao
MY CONDOLENCES go out to the families of the MILF fighters who died fighting ISIS forces in Shariph Saydona Mustapha, Maguindanao last week. According to news reports, seven men were killed by ISIS-affiliated groups after a half-day battle in the ...
From 42 days ago
Lidasan: Contributions of Community Dev't and Dialogue to Peace and Security
(Excerpts of my message for the "AC Davao-US Embassy Talks" with the theme, "Contributions to Peace and Security: Toward Mindanao Well-Being and Resilience" last 30 September 2019")BEFORE we begin, I want to tell you all a story.There was once a ...
From 49 days ago
Lidasan: Bitiala Center, a safe space for dialogue
THE Al Qalam Institute recently celebrated a milestone in the Inaugural Bitiala (dialogue) conducted last Monday, June 23rd, at the Bitiala Dialogue and Training Center in Bubong, Barangay Datu Sarip Sinsuat, Cotabato City. As executive director, I was present to ...
From 55 days ago
Lidasan: Using our shared fraternity as a call to humanity
EXCERPTS of the Keynote Speech of Member of Parliament Datu Mussolini Sinsuat Lidasan, Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao and Executive Director of the Al Qalam Institute, for the State Visit of H.E. Halimah Yacob, President of the Republic of ...
From 70 days ago
Lidasan: Power-sharing in the Barmm
THE parliament sessions that I have attended for this month have become interesting and complex. I wrote on my personal Facebook page that two very important questions: first, are we moving “slow” in doing our tasks as Members of the ...
From 77 days ago
Lidasan: How history makes our heroes
LAST Monday was a holiday in celebration of National Heroes Day. What comes to mind when you think of the word, “hero”? What ideas does it connote? As a Filipino citizen, what does that mean? Who are your personal heroes?For ...
From 84 days ago
Lidasan: The ‘role’ of law in the Philippine setting
(Excerpts of my speech during the 2nd Rule of Law National Congress for law students)I BID you all a warm welcome to Ateneo de Davao University. It is indeed an auspicious occasion that you are all gathered here to conduct ...
From 91 days ago