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Robredo hits Filipinos and our country in the UN
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - March 19, 2017 - 12:00am
It may seem surprising that Vice President Leni Robredo should use the UN for attacks against her own country and government. On the contrary it was predictable.
You’ll see what you want to see
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - March 18, 2017 - 12:00am
In the debate about mining, it is important to remember that differences in opinion is a healthy sign of democracy as long as once resolved, it stays resolved.
Here we go again
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - March 12, 2017 - 12:00am
It is not good that mining and environment are being made adversarial. In my opinion that is not how the debate should be conducted.
When is it time?
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - March 11, 2017 - 12:00am
I am amused by those who say that “it is not prime time for constitutional change yet.
When women are more intelligent and successful
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - March 5, 2017 - 12:00am
We talk about how difficult life is for women who are so dominated by men they are mistreated and regarded as less human than they are.
For politics, old is better
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - March 4, 2017 - 12:00am
President Digong is fond of saying he is too old now.
Why women march
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - February 26, 2017 - 12:00am
Some men have no idea at all why women march especially here in the Philippines which is presumed to be a matriarchy. Maybe. True a few women have managed to escape t and blossom in their own right.
The story of 2 rallies
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - February 25, 2017 - 10:20pm
There will be two rallies today – one in Luneta (at 5 p.m.) which was the site of a spectacular show of support for Digong Duterte, the underdog in the presidential elections of May 2016.
The May 7, 2016 aerial picture in Luneta
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - February 19, 2017 - 12:00am
This column was inspired by a picture – the May 7, 2016 aerial picture of Duterte’s miting de avance in Luneta. It was the best illustration of the famous book “Here Comes Everybody.” The...
FVR XYJ Files; Sentimientos Soirees in Intramouros
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - February 18, 2017 - 11:38pm
Although I had a busy schedule last Wednesday, there was no way I would miss the launch of former President Ramos’ book launch.
‘We want it, waiting is not an option’
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - February 12, 2017 - 10:24pm
The spectacular support for Rodrigo Duterte was demonstrated on May 7, 2016.
Origins of death penalty
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - February 11, 2017 - 11:25pm
For those who think that the debate on whether or not we should have death penalty is about Duterte’s war on drugs and crime here are some reminders.
Should Duterte assume revolutionary powers?
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - February 5, 2017 - 12:00am
There are many who have been suggesting that the Duterte government take on revolutionary powers. In our present setup the main hindrance in carrying out constitutional reforms in government is Congress itself....
At the ‘after party’
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - February 4, 2017 - 12:00am
I was at the after party of the Miss Universe contest at the newly opened Okada that has been the talk of the world of gambling.
Karma from ‘The Clincher’
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - January 29, 2017 - 12:00am
Mamasapano – more than anything during Aquino’s administration – revealed his character; he should never have become president.
Debating beauty contests
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - January 28, 2017 - 12:00am
When I asked my p.a. if there was office on Monday , not yet sure, ma’m. It might be a special holiday because of the Miss Universe Contest.
Trump, Imelda and New York real estate
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - January 22, 2017 - 12:00am
I chanced on an article about a Wu Xiaohui. Who is Wu Xiaohui, the chairman of Anbang Insurance and what has he to do with Imelda and the Philippines?
Whatever it may take, solve the traffic mess
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - January 21, 2017 - 12:22am
As expected there would be a howl of protest if the President would be given emergency powers to solve the traffic problem.
Freedom, federalism and Duterte
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - January 15, 2017 - 12:05am
Some recent converts to social media for Duterte have asked me – but where can we join? Is there an organization for that? There are, but these are not strictly organizations, but groups usually friends who...
The Black Nazarene ‘Traslacion’
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - January 14, 2017 - 12:00am
My memories of the Black Nazarene go back when I was a young girl. It was my father who had the devotion.
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