You alone — against the world
by Cito Beltran - July 23, 2018 - 12:00am
As far as Speaker Bebot Alvarez’s plans for No Elections in 2019 is concerned, it won’t be “You and Me Against the World” as in the song.
‘Deliver us from evil’
by Cito Beltran - July 20, 2018 - 12:00am
Once Congress goes back in session, some of our legislators may want to look into adding privileges for senior citizens and persons with disability particularly for parking fees.
Good news or bad news?
by Cito Beltran - July 18, 2018 - 12:00am
What do you want first: the good news or the bad news?
Using and abusing Bong Go
by Cito Beltran - July 16, 2018 - 12:00am
Proximity lends itself to power and influence and the one person who knows all about that is Special Assistant to the President - Secretary Christopher “Bong” Go.
Blood politics and death penalty
by Cito Beltran - July 13, 2018 - 12:00am
You know you have a problem when senators and mayors alike openly talk about their fear or concern of getting shot or assassinated.
Accomplishment required
by Cito Beltran - July 11, 2018 - 12:00am
Sometimes its nice to read readers’ feedbacks and sometimes you wonder. Just before checking into the Philippine Heart Center, I received four long emails from four men who all have had angiograms, angioplasty,...
Mayor — wanted: Dead or alive?
by Cito Beltran - July 9, 2018 - 12:00am
"There is no culture of impunity in the country.”
Injust-tiis system
by Cito Beltran - July 6, 2018 - 12:00am
In an effort to better understand why the Philippine Justice system is such a mess and so slow, we dedicated an entire week of AGENDA to interviewing the key stakeholders involved in the process and the system.
No medical insurance
by Cito Beltran - July 4, 2018 - 12:00am
After writing about my experience with angiograms, double angioplasty and a repeat of all the above this week, it only makes sense to share my experience about medical insurance and the fact that I won’t have...
Warranty voided
by Cito Beltran - July 2, 2018 - 12:00am
Some of our readers might remember that in May of 2013 I wrote about my trip to the Philippine Heart Center for a stress test – that led to an Angiogram – that led to an on the spot double Angioplasty....
‘Thanks’ to PRRD
by Cito Beltran - June 29, 2018 - 12:00am
Given his “Stupid God” remark, readers might be surprised and question why I’m suggesting we thank President Rodrigo Roa Duterte alias PRRD for actually blaspheming God.
Halo-halo republic
by Cito Beltran - June 27, 2018 - 12:00am
The Halo-halo stands out as the unique icon of Philippine food and culture. But who would imagine that the concept of Halo-halo would also represent the quality, variety and complexity of Philippine laws and ordinances....
Not my God — not my religion
by Cito Beltran - June 25, 2018 - 12:00am
A number of devoted Catholics have started to speak out against the “tirade” or “attack” of President Duterte against religion, God, the Bible and Genesis.
by Cito Beltran - June 22, 2018 - 12:00am
We always assume that when government officials or law enforcers make declarations or take action, we think that they do so within the law or powers given to them by the state.
Gunslinger capital
by Cito Beltran - June 20, 2018 - 12:00am
Is the Philippines soon going to be the “Gunslinger” capital of Asia?
Legislated corruption and inefficiency
by Cito Beltran - June 18, 2018 - 12:00am
In the latest episode of AGENDA on Onenewsph, we talked about the state of energy development and distribution in the Philippines particularly RE or Renewable Energy.
An abundance
by Cito Beltran - June 15, 2018 - 12:00am
One Bible verse often quoted nowadays goes: “From the abundance of the heart – the mouth speaks” – Luke 6:45 and if that is the case one has to wonder what sort of abundance do today’s...
Build, Build, Build: Hospitals!
by Cito Beltran - June 13, 2018 - 12:00am
Several weeks ago, my sister in law “Jo” who has suffered from elevated blood pressure felt quite ill and asked to be brought to the hospital.
Accountability partners
by Cito Beltran - June 11, 2018 - 12:00am
The story or the statement did not get much coverage but it is worth talking about.
God’s Ex-Men
by Cito Beltran - June 6, 2018 - 12:00am
In this day and age, the term X-MEN could apply to just about anything. X-MEN are popular as the comic and movie characters that everyone is gobbling up.
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