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Never again

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Last week, as I went over my mail, I came across my daughter Trisha’s message, which commemmorates the life of one of the greatest Filipinos of our generation – Jose W. Diokno.

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‘Crying Cop’

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During a senate inquiry last week, Bato gave, what to me was an award-winning performance, as he became emotional defending the all out drug war.

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Deal or no deal?

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Last week, in the course of a rambling speech, President Duterte tested public reaction by announcing that a spokesman for the Marcos family has offered to return part of the Marcos gold (or loot, if you will) to the government.

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The killing of 17-year old Kian de los Santos could have been just another statistic in the alarmingly growing list of casualties in the on-going all-out drug war.

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Tax reform, now!

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The good news last week was that our economy grew 6.5 per cent in the second quarter. Question is: how do we sustain, even accelerate, the momentum?

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After almost a year of instability under the previous DENR leadership, the mining industry may finally be seeing the ‘light at the end of the tunnel’.

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