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...
Two and two make four
by Veronica Pedrosa - July 13, 2019 - 12:00am
There is a fierce and ruthless competition underway around the world to shape public opinion in vastly different ways from how things were when I first walked into the newsroom of ABS-CBN in May 1990 and became a...
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.
Being Filipino Overseas
by Veronica Pedrosa - July 6, 2019 - 12:00am
It’s a fantastic time to be in London while interested in the Philippines.
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.
Brexit and the Philippines
by Veronica Pedrosa - June 29, 2019 - 12:00am
The other day I came across a lost looking langka in my favorite north London shop.
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.
Brexit and the power of perspective London, United Kingdom
by Veronica Pedrosa - June 22, 2019 - 12:00am
This column was first imagined by my mother as providing insights on events in the Philippines from the perspective of exile.
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?
Preparing for disasters
by Veronica Pedrosa - June 15, 2019 - 12:00am
Across the country, millions of people wait for the next disaster.
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.
Let us help the refugees of the world
by Carmen N. Pedrosa - February 24, 2019 - 12:00am
Despite the Philippine struggle to give a better life for its own poor, it has the admirable record of accepting and helping refugees.
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