Carmen N. Pedrosa
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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.
Who is lying?
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - June 1, 2019 - 12:00am
I was more surprised than most when Rappler said George and Amal Clooney were supporting Maria Ressa, even if it has to contradict the Hague decision.
With love, from a hospital
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - May 18, 2019 - 12:00am
For the last few weeks I was away from my Philippine STAR column. I had a series of accidents and sicknesses that I felt it would be better to die than suffer the pain.
Cooperation today and the Maphilindo of the past
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - March 10, 2019 - 12:00am
The exchanges of friendship and cooperation to develop Mindanao between Malaysia’s Prime Minister Mahathir and Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte may seem like today’s news but it has a long histo...
What’s in a name?
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - March 9, 2019 - 12:00am
A lot, it seems. In my case, my first name came from Nuestra Senora del Carmen whose feast fell on the day I was baptized.
Time most difficult enemy for Duterte
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - March 3, 2019 - 12:00am
Nobody can deny that Duterte is moving heaven and earth to finish his Build, Build, Build project as well as put universal health care in place, change the 1987 Constitution etc. etc. He remains popular because Filipinos...
EDSA’s painful joke is on us
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - March 2, 2019 - 12:00am
Only a few attended the EDSA peaceful revolution anniversary this year.
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