My own term extension story: Unlike Mar Roxas, I got “burned”

I have a complaint to make. When Sec. Mar Roxas made public his own intentions of extending P-Noy's term, Malacanang appeared to be patting him on the back. But in my case, when I prayed in a cabinet meeting during GMA's time playfully hinting...

SHOW COY

Usap-usapan mga Kaperyodiko sa ere ang pag-iisyu ni Judge Lelu P. Contreras ng show cause order kay Catanduanes Lone District Congressman Cesar V. Sarmiento dahil sa hindi umano maawat na bibig ng solon kaugnay sa alegasyon nito na talamak ang illegal logging sa Catanduanes. Pinuna...

HE SEES AND BELIEVES

EASTER SUNDAY OF THE LORD’S RESURRECTION (White) Cycle B/Year II (April 1, 2018) Acts 10:34, 37-43/Col 3:1-4/Jn 20:1-9 It seems that what John the Apostle and Evangelist experienced in the empty tomb – He sees and believes – was an application of the famous saying: “To see...

Drugs Watch List Disclosure A Must

The reported nationwide disclosure of suspected drug-addicts, drug pushers, drug dealers or druglords by the PDEA more or less two weeks before the campaign period in the barangay and SK...

Pag-ibig ng Diyos: Kristo, Kuwaresma, Kaligtasan

Sa loob ng Semana Santa pinagsikapan kong huwag munang pagtuunan ng pansin ang mga makalupang isyu o suliranin. Ito’y nararapat lamang bilang Katolikong Kristiyano o maging anong sekta ka man napapabilang, Ka-Peryodiko. ...

HE OPENS THEIR MINDS

THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER (White) Cycle B/Year II (April 15, 2018) Acts 3:13-15/1 Jn 2:1-5/Lk 24:35-48 The Jews had been expecting for the Messiah for a long time, more than a thousand years. They had their own idea about the Messiah based from the prophecies and the...

             Education and Environment

  In our country the month of June primarily focuses on educational concerns, be it public or private. Although free education is already In full implementation of the K-12 program  realized through the collective efforts of the executive and legislative branches of government of the...

Ambitious Goals’ Great Chance

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean), according to Former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, will find it hard to become a major economic force by 2050 if it fails to meet its goal to become a fully functioning economic community by 2025. ...

Maisasalba Pa Ba Ang Mundo? (Unang serye)

Ilang tulugan na lamang, ayon sa opisyal pronouncement ng Comelec, campaign period na para sa barangay at SK elections. Iyan ay kung wala nang sagabal o walang unexpected events beyond our control and expectations. Meron bang barangay at SK elections o wala? Nagtatanong lang...

 Is there death of labor in the country today?                                                                                  (Second of a series)

Jojo Robles (The Manila Times, Lowdown, 5/2/18) continued: “Government and big business also conspired to convince the workforce that unionism was the worst thing that could happen to them. Entire armies of workers began to ignore the calls to organize, preferring instead to accept...