Archive for the ‘Bangsamoro’ Category

Soldier turned legislator Gary Alejano’s concerns on the BBL

No one was surprised that the Supreme Court junked the petition questioning the legality of the Bangsamoro Basic Law which was still being deliberated by both chambers of Congress when it adjourned sine die last June 11. The BBL missed its timetable of the Senate and House of Representatives passing it by June 11. Supporters […]

June 26, 2015  Tags: ,   Posted in: Bangsamoro, Magdalo, Malaya, Uncategorized  16 Comments

Poe to Aquino: Be a leader, tell the truth

Reading President Aquino’s speech before the 2015 graduates of the Philippine Military Academy last Sunday, I got the impression that he is isolated from the real world outside Malacañang. For how does one who has to suffer daily the monstrous Metro Manila traffic and the inefficiency of the MRT accept his painting of the country […]

March 18, 2015  Tags: , ,   Posted in: Bangsamoro, Senate, surveys  22 Comments

Bangsamoro is born

Speech of President Aquino on the Framework Agreement with the MILF Dalawang henerasyon na po ang lumilipas mula noong magsimula ang hidwaan sa Mindanao. Isang siklo ng karahasang umangkin sa buhay ng mahigit isandaang libong Pilipino—hindi lamang ng mga kawal at mandirigma, kundi pati mga inosenteng sibilyang dumanak ang dugo dahil sa alitang puwede namang […]

October 7, 2012  Tags: ,   Posted in: Bangsamoro  4 Comments