Monday, March 1, 2021
 

Antonio Contreras

The feminist choice is not just between Sara and Leni

DAVAO City Mayor and presidential daughter Sara Duterte-Carpio was told by her father not to run for president, apparently not only because he thinks...

Mass hysteria prevailing over science

LET it not be said that people do not have rights over their own bodies. It should also be stressed that the government cannot...

Idolatry and gullibility

IT is easy to paint those without adequate education or who are in the lower economic classes as the ones prone to blind loyalty...

The future of politics is in those who change their minds

I MUST beg the indulgence of my dear readers that I have to start, again, with the recent impeachment trial of Donald Trump, which...

What foreign policy?

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has boldly and audaciously claimed that foreign policy is solely his monopoly. And every political science student worthy of his or...

Is impeachment becoming an impotent weapon of the people?

United States Senate Minority Leader and Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell gave a speech that practically agreed with the main argument laid down by the...

When judicial activism would be in order

POLITICAL scientists and constitutional scholars have always painted the judiciary in the image of a passive institution, a nonpolitical entity that waits only until...

Another policy experiment

LET it be said at the outset. This law, Republic Act 12229, that requires children who are 12 years old and younger and below...

Wanted: Ideal candidate for 2022

IN just over 15 months, our country will once again be subjected to the rituals of democracy. The 2022 national and local elections are...

Science and politics

IT is dangerous when our leaders ignore science. The missteps and wrong decisions made in relation to the coronavirus disease of 2019 (Covid-19) are...

20 Lung Center personnel  to get Sinovac jab

Around 20 health care workers will be vaccinated in the ceremonial inoculation program at the Lung Center of the Philippines on Monday. LCP Hospital Director Dr....

Archeologists find intact ceremonial chariot near Pompeii

MILAN: Officials at the Pompeii archaeological site in Italy announced Saturday the discovery of an intact ceremonial chariot, one of several important discoveries made...

PH Navy to decommission 4 ships

The Philippine Navy will decommission four of its ships on Monday in compliance with the military's modernization program. Navy chief Vice Adm. Giovanni Carlo Bacordo...

PH receives Sinovac vaccines

The Philippine government received the 600,000 doses of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines donated by Chinese government on Sunday. President Rodrigo Duterte led the turnover...

Travel authority, medcert no longer required

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) said on Sunday that travel authority from the Philippine National Police (PNP) and medical certificate...