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Orlando P. Carvajal
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Carvajal: Utter disgrace
Elections in this country are not won on party ideology and program, not even on a candidate’s uprightness and competence. They are won on name recall that money promotes through political gimmickry, mainstream and social media ads, and, on election ...
From 4 days ago
When Angela Merkel became its Chancellor in 2005, Germany was the “sick man of Europe.” Now she leaves office with Germany acknowledged as Europe’s largest economy.Germans do not vote for individuals but for parties, their social philosophies and programs. Merkel’s ...
From 11 days ago
Anesthesia is insensitivity to pain induced by the injection of a drug. The anesthesia of political leaders to the suffering of millions of Filipinos is induced by the drugs of wealth and power.National anesthesia is evidenced by the refusal of ...
From 18 days ago
Carvajal: A question of decency
Oxford Dictionary defines decency as “behavior that conforms to accepted standards of morality and respectability.” Decency thus resides at the core of a natural person’s being, in the heart or soul where one’s human-ness is defined.Legal persons such as corporations, ...
From 25 days ago
Carvajal: Save Carbon
Conservation is an integral part of development. Hence, no development should happen at the expense of conservation, as what seems likely to happen with Consolacion and Dumaguete local government units’ (LGU) respective business development projects.More importantly, however, development is about ...
From 30 days ago
Carvajal: It’s simply worth it
TO SET the record straight, poverty that plagues millions in our society today has been with us since Spanish times. No administration, colonial or domestic, has ever come near to closing the gap between the privileged few and the marginalized ...
From 32 days ago
Carvajal: Why cultural revolution
MAKE no mistake about it. Although I am advocating for the ideal political structure of a representative democracy, I don’t see it as the panacea for our social ills. It is not, and here are my reasons.In the first place ...
From 39 days ago
Carvajal: De-‘Carbon’izing Carbon
Re-making Carbon into a world-class facility could make City Hall miss out on the essential mission of government. From the strong opposition posed by vendors it seems doubtful if the face-lift would improve the quality of life of the vendor- ...
From 44 days ago
Carvajal: Nuisance candidate
ON PAPER, the Omnibus Election Code gives the Commission on Elections (Comelec) the power to judge an applicant a nuisance candidate for any of the reasons listed in the Code. On the ground, however, Comelec rejects the certificate of candidacy ...
From 46 days ago
Carvajal: Failed operating system
THE Philippines can be compared to a computer that is running on an outdated operating system (OS). Its OS has been tinkered with, updated a number of times but with no significant results on both the macro-economic level and on ...
From 51 days ago