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Abrigo: Be a reagent for change
DURING the 1969 presidential election, then president Ferdinand E. Marcos, tossed substantial resources during his reelection campaign against his lone opponent Sergio Osmeña Jr.The media described the massive vote-buying and election related violence as “3 Gs of Philippine Politics” for ...
From 12 days ago
Abrigo: The parable of the ‘golden face mask’
INSTEAD of pointing our dirtiest finger to anyone linked to the P8.68 billion dubitable deal between the DBM and Pharmally Pharma, let us rather make fun of the mole (nunal) on our lips.One day, the “lord of midnight deals” offered ...
From 19 days ago
Abrigo: Only angels subdue trolls
LIKE any epic of great battle between the good and the evil forces, “angels” can subdue the burgeoning trolls and smurfs in the social media.Angels in this context are social media “influencers,” the taxing target of the BIR, sensing it ...
From 23 days ago
Abrigo: Endless endo
DUTERTE’S administration is running out of time to end “endo” or “end of contract.” But Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III recycled the spoiled 2016 campaign words as a fresh political mileage for 2022.The fanatics and the hooked to a blind ...
From 54 days ago
Abrigo: Highway choke and the Hijack
NEGLIGENT bureaucrats, sidewalk obstructions and narrow roads made Tibungco’s choke point an ugly spot for motorists entering and leaving Davao City.The distance between Panabo and Davao cities is only 34.4 kilometers, apt for a 30-minute travel at a typical highway ...
From 62 days ago
Abrigo: Storm in PDP goblet
HISTORY and tradition taught us that party mates at loggerheads is nothing personal but a showoff to gather a number, sufficient to install winnable prospects for the upcoming national derby.The brewing rift between the two heads of Partido Demokratiko Pilipino ...
From 76 days ago
Abrigo: Language evolution and your Bible
SOMETIME in 2007, I received invitations from two translation teams. That was three years after my compilation of an English-Tagalog-Cebuano Dictionary was published and circulated in installer CD and book editions.One of the invitations came from Wycliffe Bible Translators for ...
From 394 days ago
Abrigo: Mental health in challenge
TOUGH implementation of pandemic protocols can be more toxic and fatal than the Covid-19 itself.In Agdao for instance, there were alleged curfew violators who were punished and forced to swim in a filthy canal. If this gen that is freely ...
From 469 days ago
Abrigo: Another fiction in our education
SENDING our children to schools while the nation is on a state of a national health emergency is tantamount to feeding our young ones to the lion’s mouth. It is serious wrongdoing orchestrated by no less than the Department of ...
From 481 days ago
Abrigo: What ifs
UNCERTAINTIES occupy our thoughts during this indefinite extension of penal servitude in boredom, at home; while the frontliners aggressively head-on collide against the invisible coronavirus.In this very limited space, let me mention few from the bazillion "what ifs..." to instigate ...
From 517 days ago