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Mining is an issue of good governance
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - May 6, 2017 - 9:05pm
This is not the first time that a debate on mining vs. environmental concerns is taking place.
Our cousins from Malaysia
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - May 6, 2017 - 12:00am
Sufi Yusoff is Malaysian.
The untold stories of Lapu-Lapu and Zheng He
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - April 30, 2017 - 12:00am
It is not surprising that at the opening of the ASEAN summit, President Duterte should choose the theme of Lapu-Lapu as hero. He boldly set the tone for a new age not just for the Philippines but for the entire region....
The Phl as ASEAN chair; From Turkey to Brazil to the Phl
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - April 29, 2017 - 12:00am
It is timely that the Philippines should be chairman of ASEAN this year. Duterte is fond of the word “destiny.”
‘Government with revolutionary powers’ for Duterte
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - April 16, 2017 - 12:00am
With the rising cry for constitutional changes, advocates have come forward more forcefully for “government with revolutionary powers” for Duterte to have it done. It has become clear that it is being...
The Philippines as center of rehabilitation of addicts
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - April 9, 2017 - 12:00am
Last Thursday, I was finally able to put together officials of Pagcor, Travellers International Hotel Group and a yoga expert to discuss the possibility of a program for addicts in the Philippines. I think of myself...
A busy weekend
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - April 2, 2017 - 12:00am
Today is a very important and crucial day for Filipino nation building. It tells of how far we, the proponents for constitutional change, have gone with the crowdsourcing of BayanKo and the election of former Davao...
We’ll be there to continue our nation building
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - April 1, 2017 - 12:38am
I am told that there will be thousands, hundreds of thousands who will come to Luneta tomorrow. Unlike other marches it is not for a show of strength. They have already done that last May 7, 2016 at the miting de...
There is a limit to just gathering crowds
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - March 26, 2017 - 12:00am
We may be in for a trap by those against constitutional change without our knowing it. The organizers of the coming April 2 rally must emphasize that this is not meant to be a contest between it and May 7, 2016...
If you are asking ‘how can I help?’
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - March 25, 2017 - 12:00am
I have many facebook friends who ask, “how can I help?” in putting our country right.
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.
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