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FAST BACKWARD: The colony’s ‘Davao Dozen’

John D. Lukacs, in his book ‘Escape from Davao’ (2010), ten American prisoners of war (POWs) and two Filipino convicts from the Davao Penal...

Kuwentong Peyups: To teach law in the grand manner and to make great lawyers

Under the Canons of Professional Ethics, a lawyer should strive at all times to uphold the honor and to maintain the dignity of...

IBP Corner: Liability

Dear IBP, Gusto po lang sana humingi ng payo sa inyo. Last week po kasi yung anak ng kapitbahay naming inutusan ng nanay nya...

PHIL-CHINA WATCH: Xi’s unity and cooperation wins ‘Asian Moment’

The last of three major global conferences this November 2022 affecting the peace, progress and prosperity of mankind, the Asia-Pacific Economic Community (APEC) meeting in Cambodia just ended on Nov. 19. This followed the conclusion of the G20 Summit in Bali, Indonesia on Nov. 16 and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit on Nov. 13.

FAST BACKWARD: The grenades of Davao

Light, easy to use, and explosively lethal, the hand grenade, so named after a French fruit that resembles its features when it was introduced...

MINDAVIEWS: Justice for my father, Justice for the 58th massacre victim

How do we kill the broken? Shoot down their fighting spirit. Leave nothing but regret of not  being able to do something. Leave the thing as it is. Let it pass before your eyes.

FAST BACKWARD: The colony’s ‘Davao Dozen’

John D. Lukacs, in his book ‘Escape from Davao’ (2010), ten American prisoners of war (POWs) and two Filipino convicts from the Davao Penal...

GLIMPSES & GAZES: The proliferation of acronyms in PH and elsewhere

Have you ever noticed the seemingly unending proliferation of acronyms of almost all kinds not only in the Philippines nowadays, but also in other...

SOMEONE ELSE’S WINDOWS: Who is Senator Migz Zubiri fooling?

In a press release Monday (Nov. 21), Senate President Juan Miguel Zubiri, said he has sponsored a resolution creating a “select oversight committee on...

 THINK ON THESE: The power of reading

“Do not read, as children do, to amuse yourself, or like the ambitious, for the purpose of instruction.  No, read in order to live.” –...