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CAGAYAN DE ORO
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Orlando P. Carvajal
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Carvajal: Drowning in shallow waters
“Discourse” is a spoken or written exchange of ideas/experiences on any particular topic. It is “constructive” when done for a positive purpose or result such as agreement on a problem’s solution.We are nowhere near agreement on the definition of our ...
From 98 days ago
Carvajal: Where is our self-respect? (2)
TALKING of self-respect, what actually comes first to my mind is our bad habit of littering and improper disposing of trash. Unlike our one-time lack of self-respect in not rejecting ICC’s attempt to intrude into our sovereignty, it is a ...
From 104 days ago
Carvajal: Where is our self-respect
LONG-TIME friends and associates would know there is no love lost between me and Senator Imee Marcos, none in fact between me and the Marcos family. However, from a motive and effort to be true to my principles and convictions, ...
From 109 days ago
Carvajal: When gods play poker
Having watched so many Westerns during this pandemic, I couldn’t help comparing the country’s current political scene to a poker game in a Wild West saloon.In this all too familiar scene in a typical Western movie, you see impeccably dressed ...
From 111 days ago
Carvajal: Stumbling block
DEEPLY woven into the fabric of our culture is the religion of medieval Catholic Spain. As claimed by Catholic Spanish Royals, it was introduced with the expressed aim of Christianizing us. But, whether expressed or not, it had the undesirable ...
From 116 days ago
Carvajal: A step or two short
IF YOU think I have an obsession for structural change, you are right and this piece is another proof of it.In fairness, all our past Presidents, with one glaring exception, moved our country forward. But of them all, I’d say ...
From 118 days ago
Carvajal: Exercise in futility
Early campaigning noise is reaching fevered pitch. Presidential wannabees are sounding out voters for their preferences and leanings. They have to spend so much they want some kind of an assurance they can win and recover their investment.As I have ...
From 123 days ago
Carvajal: Aren’t we all?
Currently the US Catholic Bishops Conference is struggling to draft a statement that would refuse communion to Catholics who are pro-abortion. No names mentioned, but everybody knows they have their Catholic President in mind who nevertheless insists he is pro-choice ...
From 125 days ago
Carvajal: A bridge uncrossed
CATHOLIC Spain brought Christianity to the Philippines 500 years ago. Presumably, therefore, she brought to this country, among other Christian values, the servant-leadership or leadership of service Christ taught his apostles and exemplified by washing their dirty feet on Maundy ...
From 130 days ago
Carvajal: It’s complicated
There’s nothing simple about June 12. Our Independence Day is so complicated it should evoke mixed feelings of...Joy, that we finally decided Independence Day was June 12, 1898. On that day we proclaimed the independence Andres Bonifacio and the Katipunan ...
From 132 days ago