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Power brokers

Marginal Note By Felix ‘Boy’ Espineda, Jr. [BicolToday.com] Sometimes men of different persuasions agree on a common agenda. Their agreement can be compartmental which treated an issue half-way to its…

Political fire ignited

Marginal Note By Felix ‘Boy’ Espineda, Jr. [BicolToday.com] The approval of HB 4820 authored by 3rd District Representative Arnulfo Fuentebella ignited the political fire in the Province of Camarines Sur…

Collateral damage

Collateral damage

Marginal Note By Felix ‘Boy’ Espineda, Jr. [BicolToday.com] The resignation of Sen. Juan Miguel Zubiri opened the pandora box of election fraud in Mindanao during the 2007 election as revealed…

PNoy’s SONA: Still the Amateur Hour

PNoy’s SONA: Still the Amateur Hour

By Ben Lim [CenPEG.org] Re-posted by BicolToday.com The Philippine Constitution mandates the President of the Republic to deliver the State of the Nation Address (SONA) to Congress at the opening…

Small but terrible

Small but terrible

Marginal Note By Felix’Boy’Espineda, Jr. [BicolToday.com] The continuing saga of corruption is again unfolding with the graft cases filed against ex-President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo. No matter how she hides in…

Utak wang-wang, utak haciendero

Utak wang-wang, utak haciendero

By Raymond ‘Mong’ Palatino Mentioning the term wang-wang 28 times in the State of the Nation Address is understandable and expected since the banning of that loud and annoying siren…

What now my dear bishops?

What now my dear bishops?

Marginal Note By Felix ‘Boy’Espineda, Jr. BicolToday.com The stinging blow received by the “Pajero 7” bishops was watermarked as they are as human as we are. But in the confluence of…

An appeal to stop the LBP P350 million loan of Sorsogon

Letter to the Editor: The people of Sorsogon would like to commend 3rd District Bulacan Congressman Joselito Mendoza for his noble initiative in authoring House Resolution No. 1196 – “RESOLUTION…

LIVING IN THE PAST: Mishandling the Spratlys territorial row

LIVING IN THE PAST: Mishandling the Spratlys territorial row

Government must abandon the 20th century politics of colonialism and neo-colonialism and begin to act more responsibly with a mature and independent foreign policy. By the Policy Study, Publication, and…

Marcos divides the nation

Marcos divides the nation

Marginal Note By Felix ‘Boy’Espineda, Jr. BicolToday.com In life and in death, Ferdinand Edralin Marcos divides the nation. In his lifetime, the former dictator mastered the art of whimsical politics,…