Good things happen during the worst of times
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - November 28, 2020 - 12:00am
It has been said and I do agree fully, that whenever God closes the door, he also opens a lot of windows.
Paking Silva: Great man in the 7th District
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - November 27, 2020 - 12:00am
There is a gem of a man, with high competence, commitment, and conscientiousness, spending his years in the 7th District of Cebu, serving the people well, giving us light, and yet, he does a lot of good things without...
Who is afraid of UP Diliman?
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - November 26, 2020 - 12:00am
The president has issued a warning and a threat, that if UP does not stop being the center of recruitment by the CPP-NDF, NPA, he would cut government funding and let that institution "starve" for lack of funds....
Who's afraid of Justice Marvic Leonen?
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - November 25, 2020 - 12:00am
The student editor of San Beda College Alabang Law Journal asked me to write a legal commentary and I have chosen to publish my manuscript on the excellent nuggets of legal wisdom, emanating from the pen of the second...
Who's afraid of Vice President Leni Robredo?
by Josephus Jimenez - November 24, 2020 - 12:00am
Just because the vice president is always the first to arrive at the forefront during natural calamities and disasters does not mean that she is a threat to the presidential ambitions of some aspirants in 2022.
The greatness of Congressman Raul Veloso del Mar
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - November 23, 2020 - 12:00am
The biggest tribute ever paid to the memory of Congressman Raul del Mar came from the most senior member of the House of Representatives from our premier province of Cebu, the distinguished gentleman from the 1st...
Why Archbishop Jose Palma deserves to be a cardinal
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - November 21, 2020 - 12:00am
The appointment of a cardinal is not a political contest like that of Biden and Trump, but a result of contemplative papal discernment, after a very rigid screening process.
Commendation for our public school teachers
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - November 20, 2020 - 12:00am
While we hear a lot of complaints from government officials and employees whose lives and careers had been disrupted by COVID-19, and while we read of many grievances and misgivings expressed by well-paid corporate...
How can the poor be truly blessed?
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - November 19, 2020 - 12:00am
One of my purposes in going back to Israel a few years back was to visit the Mount of Beatitudes, to pray inside the Byzantine Church where Saint Pope John Paul II celebrated mass in 2000, and hopefully to unravel...
The brownout made me see the light
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - November 18, 2020 - 12:00am
It was an irony that the 36-hour Metro Manila brownout due to Typhoon Ulysses last week brought light into some dark sides of my paradigm.
Why are China and Russia mum over Biden's victory?
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - November 17, 2020 - 12:00am
World leaders, from Europe to the Middle East and even up to the Asia Pacific rim, have all congratulated US President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris.
Good manners for election losers
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - November 16, 2020 - 12:00am
There is still some grace in bowing out with humility, when one fails to win a fair and square contest.
President Joe Biden, a healing and unifying leader
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - November 15, 2020 - 12:00am
For four years, the American nation has been fragmented, divided, and wounded.
Time to heal the American nation
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - November 14, 2020 - 12:00am
After four years of divisiveness, negativity, demonization, haughtiness, and condescension, the time of redemption has finally come.
Just one good idea to copy from America
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - November 13, 2020 - 12:00am
One good aspect in the US political system that I feel is apropos for the Filipinos is the package deal in electing their president and vice president.
Five factors that made Joe Biden win
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - November 12, 2020 - 12:00am
The 46th president of the great nation of the USA, Joseph R Biden Jr, is a decent man, middle class, Catholic, a devoted family man and a very humble, honest and likeable chap, who loves his country, and has never...
Vice President Kamala Harris' historic achievement
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - November 11, 2020 - 12:00am
The first female vice president of the USA and the first colored person to occupy such a lofty executive leadership position has just made a landmark in US history.
Who, by the way, is Joe Biden?
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - November 9, 2020 - 12:00am
There is a lot of speculation on who is the presumptive 46th president of the United States of America.
A freeman's freedom to express dissent
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - November 8, 2020 - 12:00am
I am a freeman, imbued by God with a will to decide for myself. I have the freedom to think and to believe, to speak and to act, according to my best light.
The pen is mightier than the sword
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - November 7, 2020 - 12:00am
This adage was first penned by Edward Bulwer-Lytton in his historical drama “Cardinal Richelieu” and was quoted by Dr. Jose Rizal in both his novels.
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