The Opinion & Editorial Pages

Healing process

By AJ Press

IS it really over? On Monday, Oct. 23, the Philippine Department of Defense (DND) formally announced the termination of the government’s combat operations in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur. This development comes a week after President Rodrigo …

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Trump to discuss human rights with Duterte: How will the …

By Gel Santos Relos

TRUMP and DUTERTE. They like each other a lot. They only have accolades for each other, pretty much like Trump and Putin. It’s a stark contrast with the tense relationship Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte had with Trump’s predecessor, …

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Prayers and help for the victims of the California wildfires

By Gel Santos Relos

OUR HEARTS go out to the victims of the California wildfires that have been devastating many parts of the wine country in Northern California this month. This is personal to me as our friends who live in Santa Rosa are among those whose lives will …

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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

The post-Marcos, post-martial law generation

By Greg Macabenta

CURRENT developments in the Philippines are bringing back the specter of martial law. President Rodrigo Duterte has given not-too-subtle hints about declaring it. And while he has been quick to take back those hints — in his trademark flip-…

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