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Cost of elections

Cost of elections

  WE have been nibbled by the ways of dirty politics, we cannot be ready to rise above self, recognizing the decency in men, and the greatness of our dreams. The best of the past is no longer the best of the present. The last elections served to validate the ever-increasing cost for candidates aspiring […]

7-hour delay revives old poll proposal

  THERE was a seven-hour delay in the transmission of early election results on Election Day by the Commission on Elections’ transparency server to the Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV). The official Comelec count, with all its official requirements, may take longer to determine, but the transparency server is supposed to provide the […]

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Second half

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Second half

  AS I write this column, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) is still in the process of canvassing the votes cast during the last May 13, 2019 elections. But the initial official results and the more than 98% unofficial tally by the Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV) seem to indicate that the midterm […]

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I am the true vine

  Gospel: Jn 15:1-8 JESUS said to his disci­ples: “I am the true vine, and my Father is the vine grow­er. He takes away every branch in me that does not bear fruit, and everyone that does he prunes so that it bears more fruit. You are already pruned because of the word that I spoke […]

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Boys don’t cry

  Hi Ms. Rica, I need help with my girlfriend. Gusto na daw niya pong makipagbreak sa akin. Hindi ko po alam kung bakit. Sabi niya lang po, hindi na siya masaya. Ako naman po ay okay sa relasyon namin. Bakit po kaya niya ko gusto iwan? Ano po ang pwede kong gawin? Crying Man […]

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‘Sic transit’

  A FAMOUS practitioner of the law ran in the 2016 elec­tions for a seat in the Senate. Extremely qualified, articulate, with a head on his shoulders and a heart where it should be, he was cheered on by friends, ac­quaintances, kindred spirits and strangers when out of the blue he pulled out of the […]

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