IS NINOY AQUINO, A NATIONAL HERO, STILL RELEVANT TO OFWs AND ALL OTHER PINOYS TODAY?

Thirty-three years ago today on August 21, 1983, former senator Benigno Aquino was shot dead while being led out by a group of soldiers through a side door of an aircraft that brought him back to the Philippines after several years of medical furlough and exile in the United States. He could have stayed in…

PRESIDENT AQUINO’S DILEMMA – KIN OR COUNTRY?

Pinoys, including about 10 million OFWs, may be in potentially big trouble come the 2016 presidential elections and beyond. President Benigno Aquino’s three sisters and three uncles are reportedly supporting the presidential candidacy of Vice President Jejomar Binay because of the long-standing friendship between the two families. However, Binay now faces plunder charges with the…

SHOULD AQUINO BE ALLOWED TO RUN AGAIN AS PRESIDENT IN 2016?

Should President Benigno Aquino be given a chance to run again for president in the 2016 national elections? I’d say, why not? Despite the current restriction in the Philippine constitution which limits the president to one single term of six years. Why am I open to allowing President Benigno Aquino to seek a second six-year…