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Reynaldo O. Arcilla

US luring medical professionals

FOR the past three weeks, I’ve been trying to replenish the twice daily maintenance medication that my wife and I need, to no avail. Not...

The greatest good for the greatest number

THERE he goes again. Flying off the handle before checking the facts. I am referring to President Rodrigo Roa Duterte aka Digong’s seemingly untouchable (?)...

Modern piracy?

WHEN the going gets tough, the tough gets going. Sometimes, by hook or by crook, if I may add. Take for instance the United States, the...

Covid-19 not the fault of Asian Americans – Trump

I MAY have missed it, but as of this writing (March 30), I have not heard or read any reaction from Health Secretary Francisco...

Surge of white nationalism

Let us all try to be the Filipinos that we can be as exemplified by our overseas Filipino workers when they are abroad —...

A friend in need is a friend indeed!

THE above proverb came to mind after President Rodrigo Duterte aka Digong revealed that “Chinese President Xi Jinping…wrote me a letter and said that...

Senate Resolution 337

THOSE who voted for Senate Resolution 337 asking the Supreme Court to rule on the constitutionality of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s (aka Digong) unilateral...

Dissension in Digong’s Cabinet

MERON tayong kasabihan, “Ang sumisira sa bakal ay ang sariling kalawang” (We have a saying, “What destroys iron is its own rust”). I cite this...

Mendicant mentality

I FEEL sick to the pit of my stomach whenever I hear or read about the argument advanced by critics of the termination of...

The compelling reason I support Digong

THE most compelling reason I supported President Rodrigo Duterte aka Digong after he launched his candidacy for president in December 2016 was his vow...

NCAA, PVL, UAAP, MPBL support ABS-CBN

SHUTTERED media giant ABS-CBN remains supported by its various sports league partners despite being denied a franchise renewal by the House of Representatives. The National Collegiate Athletic Association...

BoC seizes $15,700 smuggled inside air parcel

THE Bureau of Customs (BoC) seized $15,700 hidden inside an air parcel in violation of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) rule on bringing...

Duque visits Manila hospitals as Covid-19 cases reach 54K

HEALTH Secretary Francisco Duque 3rd made a surprise visit to two hospitals in Manila as the number of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases in the country...

Start dry-runs on blended learning, LGUS told

SEN. Sherwin Gatchalian called on local government units (LGUs) to initiate dry-runs on the Learning Continuity Plan (LCP) of the Department of Education (DepEd)...

‘Govt has moral obligation to help displaced ABS-CBN workers’

IT is a "moral obligation" of the government, specifically the Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE), to extend cash aid, as well as job-matching...