27 C
Davao City
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Vantage Points

Vantage Points

Edge Davao

EDITORIAL: Killing the CHR

The 119 members of the House of Representatives have just virtually ‘killed’ the Commission on Human Rights. By practically ‘toeing the line’ of Speaker Pantaleon...
My Two Cents by John Tria

MY TWO CENTS

As Senator Antonio Trillanes presented his so-called “waivers” to the public yesterday, many started thinking about just how off this guy is. He executes a...
Edge Davao

THINK OF THESE: Learning from mistakes

American inventor and businessman Thomas Alva Edison held a world record of 1093 patents for inventions.   Perhaps, greates t challenge was the development of...
Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD: Matter of legislative franchise

Unlike today when there’s a strong suspicion Congress is using its legislative clout in transforming franchises into gold mines, the prewar condition was a...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK OF THESE: The power of prayer

Let us continue praying. Let us pray that this crisis will already end without sacrificing more lives, wrote Marawi Bishop Edwin dela Peña in...
Edge Davao

EDITORIAL: Need to shore up labor market

The upside is that there is a growth in the construction labor market. The downside? The local inventory is low. That is the state of...
Edge Davao

Understanding Islam: The Silent Genocide

Genocide, we’ve heard the term before. A term we often associated with what happened to the Jews during World War II. So practically, most...
Edge Davao

SPECKS OF LIFE: Is a revolutionary government the solution?

The ills of the nation have grown from malignant to terminal – like cancer that slowly but surely eats into the bodily system, attacks...
Edge Davao

EDITORIAL: Will Trillanes go right this time?

On Thursday, presidential son Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte and hs brother-in-law Atty. Maneses Carpio will attend the Senate probe on the smuggling...
REVERSED PUNCH by Jimmy Laking

REVERSED PUNCH: Uneasy stalemate in Philippine Sports

The debacle in Malaysia that saw the Philippines landing in sixth place anew in the Southeast Asian Games merely served to highlight the malaise. Just...

WEATHER UPDATE

Davao City
broken clouds
27 ° C
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