Thursday, April 26, 2018

Vantage Points

Edge Davao

EDITORIAL: China opportunities

If the deal between China and the Philippines will push through, Filipinos will have a fresh opportunity to work overseas. There is now a proposal...
Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD: Quenching Davao’s thirst

The first water system in Davao was the Sales Waterworks System. Most likely founded and owned by Francisco Sales, Davao district’s second governor (1917-21),...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK ON THESE: Sort of heroes

A decade ago, when I visited my sister in Livingston, Montana, there was one incident that I could not forget. It was winter time...
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EDITORIAL: Evolution of human rights violations

When it comes to human rights violations, our laws have provided for the constitutional body Commission on Human Rights (CHR) to investigate the same. Under...
Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD: Murders in Liboganon

Despite great effort invested by the missionaries to reduce and settle baptized natives and Moros in organized communities, the main challenge that confronted them...
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ABOVE THE FOLD: Kasama ang Pangulo and the peace talks

Marinduque Representative Lord Allan Velasco and his wife, Wen, were able to successfully gather prominent supporters of President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday at the...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK ON THESE: What now, Philippines

By mid-2025, the Philippines will be home to 117.8 million people, according to the World Population Data Sheet released by the Washington, D.C.-based Population...
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UNDERSTANDING ISLAM: Filial Piety in Islam

Dr. Jose Rizal once said, “Treat your parents the way you want your children to treat you later in life.” As Filipinos we are...
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EDITORIAL: Another last chance

Let's give it another one last chance. Take that from President Rodrigo Duterte who is probably the last man believing peace with the communist rebels...
Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD: Linas, the original town of Sigaboy

Ask anybody alive today in Davao Oriental and chances are no one knows anything about the old town of Linas. Founded in mid-18th century, roughly...

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