27 C
Davao City
Sunday, November 19, 2017
Vantage Points

Vantage Points

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SPECKS OF LIFE: Scoundrels of destabilization

In my decades of political and journalistic experience, I have never seen a much more brutal and organized effort to topple a duly constituted...
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EDITORIAL: Inspire not condemn

Instead of condeming the police in the bloody anti-drugs war, people should inspire them to do their job according to the rule of law. That,...
Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD: Davao situationer, 1907-08

The first decade of American administration in Davao was largely a struggle to quell local uprisings with varied grievances against the new colonist and...
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URBAN STREETGAZER: Of streets and sidewalks (Last Part)

A city without the diversity of actors performing their natural roles on the streets and sidewalks is basically a failure in planning. As to...
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EDITORIAL: In Sara’s hands

Presidential daughter Mayor Sara Duterte will play a very important role in the country’s pursuit for lasting peace. Being the person the Communist rebels wish...
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UNDERSTANDING ISLAM: Islam in the Philippines

According to the 2012 estimate by the National Commission on Muslim Filipinos or NCMF there were 10.7 million Muslims in the Philippines. That is...
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EDITORIAL: What’s next after BOC’s legal defeat?

  THE Bureau of Customs (BOC) has just been dealt a big blow when the Court recently dismissed with finality its case against Sasa businessman...
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SPECKS OF LIFE: Halloween is Satan’s holiday celebration

Few Filipinos are aware that Halloween, as introduced by Americans and gleefully being observed in many countries contaminated by the macabre costume culture, is...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK ON THESE: Filipinos and Americans: The difference

When people know that I have been to the United States several times, they usually ask, “What is the difference between the Philippines and...
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EDITORIAL: Liberizing telco

These days, business is driven by internet speeds. One very important economic driver the Philippines does not enjoy. Take it from no less than billionaire...

WEATHER UPDATE

Davao City
light rain
27 ° C
27 °
27 °
83%
5.1kmh
90%
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