Freeman Opinion Archive

Title Column\Author Date Published
Global terrorism and the ASEAN Summit

In the most unlikely event that a mentally-deranged or an ideologically-driven terrorist should commit any overt act of terrorism and thus threaten the life, security, and safety of a delegate to the ASEAN summit...

WHAT MATTERS MOST By Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez November 16, 2017 - 12:00am
Dreaming our faith

Dreams are an unavoidable part of our life. There are good dreams and bad ones and nightmares. There are those that give us good and restful sleep, and those that leave us quite wrecked.

HINTS AND TRACES By Fr. Roy Cimagala November 16, 2017 - 12:00am
Political hara kiri

Davide’s decision.  Is Governor Hilario Davide III serious in his pronouncement that he will remain with the Liberal Party...

THE EAR November 16, 2017 - 12:00am
EDITORIAL - Far greater road dangers than canopies

There is a proposed ordinance that is now up before the Cebu City Council that seeks to ban those bright-colored canopies that have now become quite popular among motorcycles.

November 15, 2017 - 12:00am
Pagbalik sa tangan-tangan

Way aktuwal nga hulga ang mga terorista paggubot sa Piyesta Senyor sa Dakbayan sa Sugbo duha ka buwan gikan karon. Igo lang nangagpas si Cebu City Mayor Tommy Osmeña nga mahimong manimawos ang Maute Group human sila napilde sa lima ka buwan nga gubat sa Marawi City.

ARANGKADA By Leo Lastimosa November 15, 2017 - 12:00am
I remember Father Rustico Tan

First off, allow me to dabble on a family history as today is the 100th birthday of my Tita Rosario (Pollyang) Avila de Veyra.

SHOOTING STRAIGHT By Bobit Avila November 15, 2017 - 12:00am
Inclusive development and synergy

It’s, of course, good that our political leaders are talking about inclusive development and growth.

HINTS AND TRACES By Fr. Roy Cimagala November 15, 2017 - 12:00am
Getting real at Asean

But of course there were no discussions on human rights or extrajudicial killings in the Rodrigo Duterte-Donald Trump talks.

TO THE QUICK By Jerry S. Tundag November 15, 2017 - 12:00am
Philippines compared to other Asean nations

The Philippines is a charter member of ASEAN, having signed the Bangkok Declaration in 1967, giving rise to the birth of this regional cooperation among the original members, namely Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, and the Philippines.

WHAT MATTERS MOST By Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez November 15, 2017 - 12:00am
A dream

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has signed an agreement to finance the first subway system in the country.

THAT DOES IT By Korina Sanchez November 15, 2017 - 12:00am