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Spell ‘invisibility’

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Was Osama bin Laden’s death “Murder or self-defense?” Viewpoint asked last June. “It is lex talionis or an eye for an eye,” e-mailed A. Salvador. “(That is) biblical justice for innocent victims, dead and physically or emotionally injured.” From Hong Kong, Betty Escoda asked: “Amidst the brouhaha over the killing and sea burial of Osama [...]

Posted: May 10th, 2011 in Cebu Daily News,Newsstand,Opinion | Read More »

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Murder or self-defense?

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I’d like to know what you think about the killing of Osama bin Laden,” a thoughtful friend e-mailed.” I have an eerie feeling about the manner of his death, even if I believe in the evil that he has done. “I mean in a deeper philosophical context of good and evil and taking lives,” she [...]

Posted: May 7th, 2011 in Cebu Daily News,Opinion | Read More »

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The philandering greedy Marcos a bayani?

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The Marcos family and their supporters (ex-cronies, mercenaries, etc.) are moving heaven and earth to have Marcos interred at the Libingan ng mga Bayani. With tons of money, influential loyalists, mercenary journalists and other resources at their disposal—they may well succeed. They hope to end the stigma against the Marcoses if they do. They recently [...]

Posted: April 8th, 2011 in Viewpoints | Read More »

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