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No peace among nations, unless there is peace among the …

By Former Speaker Jose C. de Venecia, Jr.

We were at the United Nations headquarters in New York last week where we watched with admiration our articulate Philippine Ambassador to the U.N. Teodoro Locsin, Jr. deliver a well-researched speech on Refugees and Human Rights at the U.N. General …

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No peace among nations, unless there is peace among the religions

More than ever, the need for a global anti-drugs summit

By Former Speaker Jose C. de Venecia, Jr.

More than ever, perhaps the time has now come for President Rodrigo Duterte to initiate and expedite the convening of a “Global Anti-Drugs Summit” in Manila to help address the narcotics crisis in the country which is also a raging global …

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More than ever, the need for a global anti-drugs summit

What is the US president missing?: One American’s point …

By John Davis

Could our American President Donald J. Trump be missing something? I mean something real. Something physical. Something psychological. I believe he is. When after 12 days he finally acknowledged that we lost 4 precious souls in an ambush in Niger,…

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What is the US president missing?: One American’s point of view

Taking ‘The Knee’: one American’s point of view

By AJ Press

I prefer standing for our National Anthem. That’s my choice. Men and women have fought, died or came home maimed fighting for our safety, freedom and to preserve our American Bill of Rights. One of those rights is to peacefully protest. So I …

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Taking ‘The Knee’: one American’s point of view

Reactions to Trump’s statement that appeared to defend …

By Gel Santos Relos

PRESIDENT Donald Trump has been in office for only 30 weeks but his self-inflicted wound coming from his statement that counter-protestors share the blame with the hate groups — the White supremacists, Neo-Nazis, the Ku Klux Klan (KKK), and the “…

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Reactions to Trump’s statement that appeared to defend hate groups during the fatal violence in Charlottesville