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Too important not to debate ML issue EDITORIAL Click to enlarge 12/15/2009

Tuesday, December 15, 2009


Too important not to debate ML issue


EDITORIAL

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12/15/2009

Debating over the issue of the imposition of martial law, said Justice Chief Agnes Devanadera, is a waste of time.

Why should she and Malacañang aides think this to be a waste of time, when freedoms and rights of Filipinos, under martial law, are shackled by the state? ..... MORE


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A damper as euphoria wanes FRONTLINE Ninez Cacho-Olivares 12/15/2009


A damper as euphoria wanes


FRONTLINE

Ninez Cacho-Olivares
12/15/2009

Liberal Party bigwigs won’t admit it, but two to three big factors are likely to bring a damper in their bid to get an LP president and vice president
in Malacañang in 2010.

The ratings of their presidential tandem, Noynoy Aquino and Mar Roxas, show a downtrend, no matter what survey outfit is pointed to. What could well be the reason is the fact that the Yellow euphoria so-called, owing to death of Aquino’s mother, Cory, clearly cannot be maintained at its early emotional level.

That the euphoria has tapered off
.... MORE


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‘Stand by your man’ rule no longer ironclad for scorned wives focus 12/15/2009


‘Stand by your man’ rule no longer ironclad for scorned wives


focus


12/15/2009

WASHINGTON — In the tawdry world of rich and powerful men who fall from grace, perhaps no image is more gripping than the longsuffering wife, standing by a philandering husband despite his public mea culpa.

But a recent spate of wronged women are breaking with the mold, allowing their prominent husbands to tidy up the messes they have made of their public lives on their own.

The latest high-profile example is the wife of legendary golfer Tiger Woods, Elin who.... MORE


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The BJE revisited AN OUTSIDERS VIEW Ken Fuller 12/15/2009


The BJE revisited


AN OUTSIDERS VIEW

Ken Fuller
12/15/2009

Last August, this column was having difficulty in comprehending the concern of those who appeared “convinced that the exploitation of Mindanao’s abundant natural resources, and the stationing of foreign troops on Mindanao soil, would be facilitated by the creation” of the proposed Bangsamoro Juridical Entity (BJE). “Why would the MILF, which has been fighting for self-determination, hand the fruits of victory over to the US and other foreign powers?”

As a result of materials e-mailed by a reader, this
.... MORE


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