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Noynoy should have gotten tough with China, even if it did not end up saving any lives

Posted on March 31, 2011   |   CATEGORY: Commentary, Foreign Affairs, Voices

ICG does not see breakaway group as major threat to peace

Posted on March 29, 2011   |   CATEGORY: Commentary, Defense & Security

By driving a hard bargain with vulnerable solons, the Speaker helped the Palace double the original impeachment vote

Posted on March 22, 2011   |   CATEGORY: Commentary

The new ruling party will get the required votes. But at what cost?

Posted on March 21, 2011   |   CATEGORY: Commentary, Congress, Politics

They will rely on their traits as a people: collective resilience, effortless perfection

Posted on March 14, 2011   |   CATEGORY: Commentary, Environment, Sectors

The AFP should take an active role in the planning for further contingencies in the region and treat that as a national security priority

Posted on March 9, 2011   |   CATEGORY: Commentary, Defense & Security

The hope is that the US can gain a friendly Libya without having to send the Marines to Tripoli yet again

Posted on March 2, 2011   |   CATEGORY: Commentary

Despite the serious travel advisories from 7 foreign embassies and warning from a local terrorism think-tank that terrorist threats in the Philippines, particularly in Metro Manila, were imminent, the Philippine government downplayed those advisories and questioned the credibility of a think-tank to make warning. The military establishment even denied the clear and present danger of terrorist threat in the city, arguing that the information from which the travel advisories was based was raw and not yet validated.

Posted on January 31, 2011   |   CATEGORY: Commentary

EDITOR’S NOTE An author calling himself “boiledfrog” posted an article on the website of PROGUN in response to our story on gun proliferation in the Philippines. For the benefit of Newsbreak readers who have not seen the Progun article, we are republishing it in full. In an article entitled ‘Armed and dangerous: more civilians own guns [...]

Posted on January 31, 2011   |   CATEGORY: Commentary

The killings of fellow used car dealers have driven me to write a few tips on how ordinary car sellers—the ones most vulnerable to carjackers with killer instincts—can escape the sad fate of the Venson Evangelista, Emerson Lozano, the Gutierrez brothers, etc.

Posted on January 19, 2011   |   CATEGORY: Commentary

Before somebody else jumps the gun and blames climate change as the culprit behind the flooding in the city over the last few years, one better look into what happened in the city over the same period.

Posted on January 19, 2011   |   CATEGORY: Commentary, Environment, Sectors
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