We are prepared

September 16, 2018
As I write this column, Friday afternoon, we are prepared for the coming Ompong typhoon. It is not anymore a super typhoon, as per news reports. But the winds are quite strong and what we are preparing for are the floods and storm surges in the coastal areas.

We will weather the storm

September 16, 2018
I join the entire country in praying that indeed, we will weather the onslaught of typhoon ‘Ompong’ and prevent serious casualties due to the massive government preparation spearheaded no less by President Duterte himself last Thursday.

Some Books Can Kill

September 16, 2018

THE Smithsonian’s Cullman Library holds a gorgeous 1602 edition of Ulisse Aldrovandi’s De animalibus insectis, a pioneering book on insects illustrated with detailed woodcuts.

Just Sharing

September 15, 2018
We, the joint Chiefs of Staff, are fully aware of and bear witness to the many attempts of the many enemies of the State to destabilize and derail your program to address the many ills of our country.

Political will is key

September 15, 2018
And so we support The Management Association of the Philippines (MAP) in calling for government to address Metro Manila's worsening traffic congestion with the “same intensity” as in dealing with the environmental decay of Boracay.

17 unanswered questions on the 17th anniversary of 9/11

September 15, 2018
AS the 9/11 17th anniversary approaches, it is worth casting our minds back to that “catastrophic and catalyzing event”, that new Pearl Harbor (in the words of the PNAC neocons), which has cemented the false idea of a War on Terror into the public mind. More and more researchers and facts have emerged since the first few years after the event. Thanks to the work of people like Dr. Judy Wood and Rebekah Roth, we now have a very good idea of the how and who behind the biggest false flag attack in world history. Below are 17 unanswered questions designed to briefly reacquaint you with the shocking anomalies, inconsistencies and holes in the official narrative during this 9/11 17th anniversary.

Si Jimmy Guban

BAGO ang lahat, “pinag-iingat” natin ang ating mga kababayan, dahil sa inaasahang “pagtama” ng ‘Super Typhoon Ompong,’ na ayon na rin sa mga ulat ay “singbangis” ng bagyong ‘Yolanda’ (Hainan) ang “dala-dalang” panganib at perwisyo.

Arrest the inflation, not the irritation

LAST week we had two big back-to-back news stories -- On September 4, we witnessed how Proclamation 572 voided the amnesty granted to Senator Antonio Trillanes IV. Then the following day (September 5), the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) announced the latest inflation or the increase in the prices of goods which climbed to another 9-year high, hitting 6.4% in August 2018. Considering the political and social ramifications of these two news items I consulted a good friend of mine, Atty. Howard M. Calleja (PPCRV’s chief legal counsel), and here is what he explained: