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President Rodrigo Roa Duterte during the Bangsamoro Assembly held at the Old Provincial Capital in Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao on November 27, 2017. (ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN)

A Bangsamoro EO, just in case

Just in case plans for revising the Philippine Constitution get delayed or derailed, or Congress fails anew to enact a Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), President…

Melito Salazar Jr.

Con-Con for Cha-cha

By Melito Salazar Jr.   I have been an ardent supporter of a Constituent Assembly (Con-Ass) to amend the restrictive Article 12 of the Philippine…

Ignacio R. Bunye

The BSP governor’s SOBA

By Ignacio R. Bunye   The President has his State of the Nation Address (SONA). Local governments have their own equivalents –  SOPA for provinces,…

Jose Pujalte Jr.

Keloids

By Jose Pujalte Jr. “The scars of others should teach us caution.”— Saint Jerome (374AD-419AD), Church Father and Patron Saint of Librarians Letter As a…

Elinando B. Cinco

‘Join the Navy and see the world’

By Elinando B. Cinco It was conceded by many mass communication experts at the time that the above recruitment advertisement was one of the most…

Francis N. Tolentino

Religious tourism

By Francis N. Tolentino Religious festivals in the Philippines have always been a very potent magnet for tourists. Both local and foreign visitors travel far…

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Leandro Coronel

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Fred Lobo

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Joey Lina

Joey Lina

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Jullie Yap Daza

Jullie Yap Daza

Beth Day Romulo

Beth Day Romulo

Former Press Secretary Hector R.R. Villanueva

Former Press Secretary Hector R.R. Villanueva

Dr. Jesus Estanislao

Dr. Jesus Estanislao

Tonyo Cruz

Tonyo Cruz

John

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Tria

Tria

Dr. Rosario Braid

Dr. Rosario Braid

Dr. Gary Sy

Dr. Gary Sy

Senator Manny Villar

Senator Manny Villar

Atty. Francis Tolentino

Atty. Francis Tolentino

Senator Bam Aquino

Senator Bam Aquino

Grace Pulido-Tan

Grace Pulido-Tan

Erik Espina

Erik Espina

Dr. Bernardo Villegas

Dr. Bernardo Villegas

Alex Eduque

Alex Eduque

Atty. Nelly Villafuerte

Atty. Nelly Villafuerte

Senator Edgardo Angara

Senator Edgardo Angara

Former President Fidel Ramos

Former President Fidel Ramos

Dr. Jose Pujalte Jr.

Dr. Jose Pujalte Jr.

Atty. Rene Espina

Atty. Rene Espina

Casimiro Ynares III

Casimiro Ynares III

Jose de Venecia

Jose de Venecia

J​ustice Arturo D. Brion

J​ustice Arturo D. Brion