Let A Boy’s Wish Be Mine

Admin’s note: this article was also published by The Manila Times on 1 January 2020 Stopping on a red light at a major road intersection...

He could have been born today

Admin note: This article was published by The Manila Times on 25 December 2019 It has always been about obedience and disobedience; about right and...

Enterprise suggestions for LGUs

Still on the topic of the area model approach to development, about which I discussed in broad terms in previous columns (please see “Fault lines...

Cardinal Tagle says “yes”

A teary-eyed Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle acknowledged the applause from the faithful in a noonday concelebrated mass where he was the main presider at the...

Lessons on the Road

As a regular Metro Manila commuter since 1975, I have experienced–then and now–how millions live their lives on the road. The Mandaluyong (where I lived)...

If Rural Philippines Mattered…

In my last column, I discussed the fault lines of the Philippine economy. I feel there is need to elaborate. The essay tried to use...

Fault lines of the Philippine economy

We greet with more than a sigh of relief the news that the Philippine economy, in terms of Gross Domestic Product, or GDP, grew by...