Bitter lesson

A BARGAIN with the devil only leads to destruction and downfall. Harry Roque learned this bitter lesson in life too late. Harry Roque, a former human rights lawyer harboring senatorial ambition struck a Faustian bargain with Du30 believing it is a good career move. Now Roque has a rude and harsh awakening – he made […]

Who’s on the list?

NO, the list will not contain those who probably will win next year. Instead it is a list being prepared by the Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC) of at least 50 government officials being investigated to determine their culpability before their names are reported to the President. The PACC is also working to establish a Truth […]

‘Tis the season

By: Reyshimar C. Arguelles IT’S October, and we can already feel the crawling thrill in our bones as we are nearing a season that’s so significant to the lives of Filipinos. It’s the season we are all looking forward to, the season when people in power get down from their high horses to be with the […]

Hotbeds of revolt

THE Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) seems to be in a hunt for the masterminds of the alleged “Red October” plot to oust President Rodrigo Duterte. The first suspects were the political parties in cohort with communists. Confronted in a Senate hearing, the military cleared them and revealed another group of plotters – students […]