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Monday, 19 November 2018

Commentary

Beware the lies

‘‘Suspicions of betrayal from the communist groups remain the biggest hurdle to the meeting of minds.’’ Many can see through the intensified propaganda efforts of...

Yes to peace, no to amnesty

“Note that the agreement says nothing about Sison engaging in the peace talks with Duterte in the Philippines, merely stating that Sison is to return...

That ‘historic handshake’

‘‘Most Western media reports have panned Trump for giving Kim what he wanted badly – international recognition – while receiving little in exchange.’’ What can...

Labor contracting, casting the stone (Part 2)

Others may argue that such arrangements still give employment to a large segment of the population and, thus, alleviate the unemployment situation in...

No assurance

Behind the smiles, the back taps and the handshakes that marked the Singapore Summit on June 12 between US President Donald Trump and North...

‘Coddling the bad eggs’

“Estrada, who only showed up later that day at the NCRPO headquarters in Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig, claimed he had suddenly contracted a...

No More Delay

The announcement that concerned government agencies are ready to implement subsidies to the poor as part of the safety net features of the Tax...

We are Filipinos

“Like any community, our kababayans here do not always agree on everything. With events that we organize for our dynamic and growing Filipino-Australian community,...

The real culprits

“A string of blunders that started from the appointment of Trillanes as PNoy’s agent for backchannel talks and the subsequent faulty advice given by...