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+ Follow Dynasties Tag
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                    [ArticleID] => 1918531
                    [Title] => It is what it is
                    [Summary] => Our favorite national pastime had come and gone and many had their wallets filled with a few hundred pesos for a day or two as ‘gratuity’. 
                    [DatePublished] => 2019-05-17 00:00:00
                    [ColumnID] => 134132
                    [Focus] => 1
                    [AuthorID] => 1172095
                    [AuthorName] => Bobby Motus
                    [SectionName] => Freeman Cebu Sports
                    [SectionUrl] => cebu-sports
                    [URL] => 
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                    [ArticleID] => 1544758
                    [Title] => EDITORIAL – A step forward
                    [Summary] => 

Finally, a baby step in the right direction. Without fanfare, President Aquino has signed a law reforming the Sangguniang Kabataan.

[DatePublished] => 2016-01-20 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/opinion/20160121/startoon.jpg ) [2] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1493214 [Title] => In our country, our "leaders" are the main problems [Summary] =>

It dawns on me, after a deep contemplation, that the main problem in this country, are not the people, not the laws, not even the government.

[DatePublished] => 2015-08-27 10:00:00 [ColumnID] => 136164 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1148714 [AuthorName] => Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez [SectionName] => Freeman Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => ) [3] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1486177 [Title] => Why regulate political dynasties? [Summary] =>

In his final State of the Nation Address (SONA), President Aquino linked anti-dynasty legislation to “Daang Matuwid” and the eradication of corruption, saying: “There is something inherently wrong in giving a corrupt family or individual the chance at an indefinite monopoly in public office… I believe it is now time to pass an Anti-Dynasty Law.” 

[DatePublished] => 2015-08-09 10:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133911 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1462001 [AuthorName] => Lila Ramos Shahani [SectionName] => Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => ) [4] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1482959 [Title] => EDITORIAL - Don’t kid yourselves. Dynasties won’t vanish. [Summary] =>

Guess where the loudest applause came when President Aquino called for an end to political dynasties in his State of the Nation Address last Monday? Why, from the members of both houses of Congress themselves, sitting in joint session for the purpose. Judging by the loudness of the applause, one would think the call was the greatest thrill of their lives.

[DatePublished] => 2015-07-30 10:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Freeman Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => ) [5] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1413748 [Title] => Foot Reading [Summary] =>

Kapag mahaba ang second toe, palatandaan ito na katangian ng isang tao na magiging mahusay na pinuno. Ang mga pinuno mula sa ancient Egyptian and Hawaiian royal dynasties ay lahat na may mahahabang second toes.

[DatePublished] => 2015-01-17 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 134776 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1105212 [AuthorName] => ABH [SectionName] => Para Malibang [SectionUrl] => para-malibang [URL] => ) [6] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1284121 [Title] => Noy urged to certify dynasty bill as urgent [Summary] =>

President Aquino was urged yesterday to certify as urgent a bill that seeks to ban political dynasties.

[DatePublished] => 2014-01-29 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1097047 [AuthorName] => Jess Diaz [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => http://imageshack.us/a/img819/8917/gen1newu.jpg ) [7] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 946730 [Title] => All in the family [Summary] =>

If PNoy is really sincere in his avowed promise to clean and improve government service, he should not oppose the move to change our constitution anymore.

[DatePublished] => 2013-05-27 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133340 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804883 [AuthorName] => Jose C. Sison [SectionName] => Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => ) [8] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 941074 [Title] => Tomorrow, let’s junk dynastic candidates! [Summary] =>

HOW I’LL VOTE: To some of my friends running for senator, sorry.

[DatePublished] => 2013-05-12 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 135304 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804858 [AuthorName] => Federico D. Pascual Jr. [SectionName] => Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => ) [9] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 934999 [Title] => Choosing the candidates [Summary] =>

There are 33 candidates for Senator this coming election, but up to now it seems to be so difficult to draw up a list of at least 12 who deserve our votes.

[DatePublished] => 2013-04-26 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133340 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804883 [AuthorName] => Jose C. Sison [SectionName] => Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => ) ) )
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