Carmen N. Pedrosa
Carmen N. Pedrosa
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Arguing with each other is in itself peace
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - October 13, 2019 - 12:00am
I once asked an active peace negotiator what was the point in talking “peace” which seemed to go nowhere.
Russia then and now
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - October 6, 2019 - 12:00am
Times do change. After college I received the surprise of my life when I received the Thomson Award for Journalism then owned by Lord Thomson who owned the London Sunday Times.
Senescence: The last part of life (1922)
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - September 29, 2019 - 12:00am
This is considered probably the best book on aging.
Martin Jacques in Manila for the second time
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - September 15, 2019 - 12:00am
I was at Sofitel for the discussion with Martin Jacques’ book “When China Rules the World.”
Historical friendship between Chinese and Filipinos
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - September 8, 2019 - 12:00am
It is only now in my old age that I am discovering the history of Chinese-Filipino friendship.
Duterte’s diplomatic success; Martin Jacques in Manila
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - September 1, 2019 - 12:00am
There were all kinds of suggestions on what President Duterte should say in his meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping.
Singapore without Lee Kuan Yew; Belt and Road; Martin Jacques
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - August 25, 2019 - 12:00am
A video of the late Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew speaking to the strikers of Singapore Airlines received many likes and shares.
Aftershock of the colonial earthquake
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - August 18, 2019 - 12:00am
If you watch the violent demonstration in Hong Kong, you see only the outside of the events.
A story on two Marcos trials
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - August 11, 2019 - 12:00am
This is a story on two Marcos trials – one in Manila and another in New York. Reliable sources said that the trial in New York was a bargaining chip for US bases in the Philippines to the Cory Aquino gove...
The dilemma for revolutionary government
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - August 4, 2019 - 12:00am
Sometime after the first EDSA a group of Filipino journalists which included Amando Doronila and myself were invited to visit Warsaw.
Our coconut industry, our humanity
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - July 28, 2019 - 12:00am
Last week I said State of the Nation speeches are a waste of time and money, not especially the way it has developed.
GMA lawyer’s statement; Are SONAs necessary?
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - July 21, 2019 - 12:00am
It is a pity that Amal Clooney who made a name for herself in international law has taken up Maria Ressa’s case.
Why is Amal Clooney taking up Maria Ressa’s case
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - July 14, 2019 - 12:00am
I think Filipinos should know certain incidents and exchange of emails between the three of us – she, her mother and I – before she took up Maria Ressa’s case and her online newspaper – the...
When gaming does good
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - July 7, 2019 - 12:00am
Some people ask if gaming can be responsible and well governed at the same time especially if one body is in charge and owns it too.
A big picture of the boat fracas
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - June 30, 2019 - 12:00am
As far as I know, there are no definitive results on the Recto Bank collision.
President Duterte’s position on the fishing boat is correct
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - June 23, 2019 - 12:00am
This will not be the first or last of incidents being used to stoke conflicts on the South China Sea.
A Muslim interpretation of Philippine history
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - June 16, 2019 - 12:00am
Every Independence Day the themes revolve around how Filipinos declared their independence from Spain and became the first constitutional republic in Asia. But who were the Filipinos?
Take it or leave it!
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - June 9, 2019 - 12:00am
In yesterday’s column I wrote about President Duterte’s pledge to look into Smartmatic.
What the Smartmatic-Comelec partnership was all about
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - June 8, 2019 - 12:00am
It’s good that President Duterte is tackling the Comelec-Smartmatic partnership even if he won an election with it in use.
What is happening?
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - June 2, 2019 - 12:00am
Several readers asked why if Amal Clooney’s mother is a friend, should I take issue against George Clooney’s support for Maria Ressa.
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