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Dead in 25 years?

President Rodrigo Duterte was being melodramatic as usual when he declared Metro Manila will be dead in 25 years. He just wanted to highlight Clark. With its New Clark City, the former US base seems to be where our future … Continue reading

December 14, 2017

Pinoys in America

THE Trump administration’s drive to flush out and deport so called illegal immigrants has started to spark fear among Filipinos, according to a report from Los Angeles by ABS-CBN News reporter Steve Angeles. While no Filipino has so far been picked up … Continue reading

February 22, 2017

At last… a PNP clean up

IT took a brutal murder of a South Korean business executive to make President Duterte finally realize that a PNP clean up must happen for his anti drug war to succeed. We have been saying that the criminals in police … Continue reading

February 01, 2017

Fake news

It is tough trying to figure out what’s going on these days with all the fake news turning up on social and traditional media. I find it disturbing that some otherwise responsible newspapers would report on obviously fake news in … Continue reading

January 14, 2017

Did politics compromise Trump brand?

SAN FRANCISCO — It has been said that politics and business cannot mix. One will suffer somehow. Too bad Donald Trump was too in love with himself he thought he could break the rule. Now it seems his political adventure … Continue reading

October 26, 2016

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