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Orlando P. Carvajal
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Carvajal: Benefit of law
When I first heard the news that the House has approved a bill (HB 7814) that presumes drug suspects guilty until proven otherwise, I was transported back to the 16th century, to the following conversation between William Roper and Sir ...
From 194 days ago
EVEN if sometimes I do not act it, presumably because of subconscious cultural triggers to the contrary, my position has always been that man and woman are equal in dignity and rights for simply belonging to the human race.This, however, ...
From 196 days ago
Carvajal: Missing the mark badly
WHAT do “Fire Prevention” and “Zero Open Defecation” programs have in common? Plenty, but these can be reduced to two glaring standouts.First, both programs essentially address problems of low-income families who live in houses that are not only made of ...
From 202 days ago
Carvajal: Probes galore
“There was coordination” was the firm and unhesitating declaration of both the Philippine National Police (PNP) and Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) heads. But how can they say that in the face of the fact of the mis-encounter that killed ...
From 203 days ago
Carvajal: Insidious legacy
Lawmakers condemned as “pure evil” the cold-blooded killing of a mother and son by a policeman in front of his own child. This happened in December 2020. Hopefully, the police officer is not getting away with murder through our vaunted ...
From 208 days ago
Carvajal: What went wrong?
We are all proud of our Edsa People Power Revolution. Yet, so far it has not brought us economic prosperity. It has not democratized the economy as demanded by the massive poverty afflicting millions of Filipinos. A political revolution ...
From 210 days ago
Carvajal: Who are your friends?
Where the government is losing to the CPP-NPA is in the battle for people’s hearts. While the CPP-NPA leaves no stone unturned in their effort to get the people’s sympathy to their cause, government can only think of brazen display ...
From 215 days ago
Carvajal: Politics of compromise
Friends and readers know I support many, but not all, of President Duterte’s strategic programs. But it is his partiality to the Marcos family that I am most averse to. Unless I think political compromise, I do not see how ...
From 218 days ago
Carvajal: Needed: cultural revolution
ONE colossal reason why we have been unable to rid our government of corrupt officials is the widely held subconscious presumption that all we need to do is replace the corrupt with incorrupt ones.But this is exactly what we have ...
From 224 days ago
Carvajal: Same die
COVID-19 started out as a medical problem. Not being a physician of any sort, I have since refrained from speaking out on health protocols to stop or slow its spread and on medical approaches to its cure. Those things are ...
From 229 days ago