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CAGAYAN DE ORO
CAGAYAN DE ORO
Orlando P. Carvajal
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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 249 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 251 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 258 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 263 days ago
Carvajal: More hopeless
ECONOMIC systems have the distinct function of optimizing a country’s material resources and distributing them equitably for the benefit of the greatest number of citizens. It is a failed system that benefits only the few at the top but excludes ...
From 265 days ago
NOT to belabor the point but to maintain focus on it, Juan’s fundamental problem is dire poverty. Because of it, he is ignorant, unhealthy and has really not much say in how to improve his life situation. He survives mostly ...
From 270 days ago
“CLERICALISM arises from an elitist and exclusivist vision of vocation that interprets the ministry received as a power to be exercised rather than as a free and generous service to be given. This leads us to believe that we belong ...
From 272 days ago
Carvajal: Great responsibility
AFTER 500 years of Catholicism, if the Philippines is to drop its dubious title of poorest and most corrupt in the region, one institution that has to turn on its head is the Catholic Church. It has had the greatest ...
From 277 days ago
Carvajal: No going back
NOT wars, not natural calamities but bacteria, viruses and parasites have been the mass killers of human beings. Covid-19 has so far killed 2,001,773 and counting. The flu pandemic of 1918 killed some 50 to 100 million. It was so ...
From 279 days ago
Carvajal: Religious fatalism
THE other barrier placed in the nation’s path towards minimizing, if not eradicating, mass poverty is the good Filipino’s indifference to necessary essential reforms in the country’s economic system and in the political and cultural (religious and educational) systems that ...
From 284 days ago