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Manila Bulletin
Summertime is for family, friends, and flowersand his wife Edna are pillars in the community here. I met Edna and Ambassador
Summertime is for family, friends, and flowers
Manila Bulletin / Posted 42 minutes ago
and his wife Edna are pillars in the community here. I met Edna and Ambassador Joey 27 years ago here when then President Cory Aquino came for an official visit. She was the toast of the free world then, an icon of democracy and it was a blast to... Read more
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The Manila Times
The confrontation: A matter of national survivalstart thinking about our present condition. Frankly, it is all of the same from
The confrontation: A matter of national survival
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
start thinking about our present condition. Frankly, it is all of the same from one regime to another—whether it is Marcos, Cory Aquino, Ramos, Estrada, Benigno Aquino 3rd or Duterte. It is one and the same. It remains the rule of the rich and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
How I got this jobCrame Hilton when Martial Law was declared, and second as respondents to a libe
How I got this job
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
Crame Hilton when Martial Law was declared, and second as respondents to a libel lawsuit filed against them by President Cory Aquino because of the lines: the first (President) to ever have had to hide under a bed. They nearly went to jail for... Read more
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Pilipino Star
No guts, no Gloriahad risen up in the midst of the country’s shambles (back then, I didn’t know a
No guts, no Gloria
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
had risen up in the midst of the country’s shambles (back then, I didn’t know about the first People Power Revolution or Cory Aquino). This narrative left a mark on me, even if I wasn’t aware of it then. In my young mind, it made me realize that... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Remembering Cory, Kerry lauds Clinton’s presidential nominationof us in that, obviously. Great Britain has its second woman prime minister, an
Remembering Cory, Kerry lauds Clinton’s presidential nomination
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
of us in that, obviously. Great Britain has its second woman prime minister, and other countries have been—so—and here, Cory Aquino,” Kerry told Filipino youth leaders in Manila on Wednesday. Kerry recalled the elections that put into power the... Read more
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The Manila Times
PDU30’s first SONA: Clash of two worldswithout having to pay obeisance to a crooked and flawed Congress. When Oscar Or
PDU30’s first SONA: Clash of two worlds
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
without having to pay obeisance to a crooked and flawed Congress. When Oscar Orbos was Executive Secretary to President Cory Aquino, he streamlined the traffic system in Manila. He did not have to be President to do it. Tell your lawyers, Mr.... Read more
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Pilipino Star
A forum on pursuing federalismBenigno “P-Noy” Aquino III who steadfastly refused to amend the 1987 Constituti
A forum on pursuing federalism
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
Benigno “P-Noy” Aquino III who steadfastly refused to amend the 1987 Constitution that was crafted during the presidency of Cory Aquino. While I missed the morning event with Lito Lorenzana, the talk of Atty. Raul Lambino gave us an idea that our... Read more
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Minda News
Duterte declares unilateral truce with Redson the Peace Process while Bello sits as Labor secretary. Peace negotiations w
Duterte declares unilateral truce with Reds
Minda News / Posted 5 days ago
on the Peace Process while Bello sits as Labor secretary. Peace negotiations with the NDF started in 1986 under the Cory Aquino administration resulting in a bilateral ceasefire that was cut short by the Mendiola Massacre in January... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Trivializing recent accomplishmentsor perhaps they were not born yet—when for the same reasons its housing loan pr
Trivializing recent accomplishments
Manila Standard Today / Posted 8 days ago
or perhaps they were not born yet—when for the same reasons its housing loan program was discontinued by President Cory Aquino 30 years ago. Only last June 2, SSS bannered that it “disbursed a total of P13.15 million in annual incentive... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Finally, GMA releasedEstrada, for his part, said Arroyo has found vindication like him. “Like what
Finally, GMA released
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
Estrada, for his part, said Arroyo has found vindication like him. “Like what happened to me. The late former President Cory Aquino has apologized to me for her role in EDSA Dos, which she said was a great mistake she committed in her lifetime.... Read more
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Rappler
Erap: Arroyo 'likely' victim of political persecutionafter getting a presidential pardon from Arroyo. “Katulad din ng nangyari sa a
Erap: Arroyo 'likely' victim of political persecution
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
after getting a presidential pardon from Arroyo. “Katulad din ng nangyari sa akin. Humingi na tawad ang dating Pangulong Cory Aquino, humingi ng tawad ang simbahan. Wala naman silang napatunayan na nagnakaw ako. Lahat ng mga pinirmahan kong... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -it was – still is – CIA. Until Pampanga 1st District Rep. Joseller “Yeng” Guiao
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 11 days ago
it was – still is – CIA. Until Pampanga 1st District Rep. Joseller “Yeng” Guiao raised the yellow banner and cried Cory Aquino International Airport for Clark. Still in search of a permanent name after some twenty years, the airport in... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardiafoes and adverse media may say, Noynoy is his parents' son. The late martyr Nin
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardia
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
foes and adverse media may say, Noynoy is his parents' son. The late martyr Ninoy and democracy icon and former president Cory Aquino must be very pleased with their only son. Meanwhile, it is also good to hear that the present administration is... Read more
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Pilipino Star
A new green revolution called farm tourismall; we still have the Segura Farms of my mother’s family in Catigbian, Bohol,
A new green revolution called farm tourism
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
all; we still have the Segura Farms of my mother’s family in Catigbian, Bohol, which unfortunately was “Carped” by Tita Cory Aquino. Mina Gabor is one of the pillars of the Tourism industry and she is currently the president of the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Ka Blas Ople’s visionto President Ramon Magsaysay as his technical assistant on labor and agrarian a
Ka Blas Ople’s vision
Manila Standard Today / Posted 15 days ago
to President Ramon Magsaysay as his technical assistant on labor and agrarian affairs. He was appointed by President Cory Aquino to help draft the 1987 Constitution. He was later elected senator in 1992, reelected in 1998, and became Senate... Read more
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Daily News
Dudley Senanayake Memorial Lecture: Freedom to vie forlaw The first of them, was the freedom fighter against dictatorship, Senator B
Dudley Senanayake Memorial Lecture: Freedom to vie for
Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
law The first of them, was the freedom fighter against dictatorship, Senator Benigno ‘Ninoy’ Aquino – husband of President Cory Aquino and father of President Noynoy Aquino. I personally saw his terribly bruised dead body wearing a previously... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Saying good-bye to colonial mentalitytrue Oriental, he plucks the sentimental string and appeals to emotion recallin
Saying good-bye to colonial mentality
Pilipino Star / Posted 21 days ago
true Oriental, he plucks the sentimental string and appeals to emotion recalling the visit of the President’s late mother, Cory Aquino. “Mr. President, you will follow your mother’s footsteps imprinted 23 years ago, tracing your Chinese roots and... Read more
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Asian journal
If Duterte fails, we all lose  – an environment where mediocrity is acceptable and compromise is inevitable.
If Duterte fails, we all lose  
Asian journal / Posted 22 days ago
– an environment where mediocrity is acceptable and compromise is inevitable. I recall that, whenever the late President Cory Aquino was described to me as being near-saintly in her honesty and integrity, I would draw an analogy with a housewife... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Shortcut to corruptionwho proved himself a staunch opposition assemblyman. Lito was appointed Nationa
Shortcut to corruption
Manila Standard Today / Posted 22 days ago
who proved himself a staunch opposition assemblyman. Lito was appointed National Housing Authority manager by President Cory Aquino after the Edsa People Power Revolution of February 1986. After three terms as Manila mayor, Atienza served as... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Lifting farmers out of povertyis planning a revolution in agriculture. Sonny, who once had that responsibili
Lifting farmers out of poverty
Pilipino Star / Posted 24 days ago
is planning a revolution in agriculture. Sonny, who once had that responsibility as secretary of Agriculture during the Cory Aquino administration, knows what the problem is all about. I imagine that between him and current Agriculture Secretary... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Imelda, not CoryLeni Robredo is not turning out to be the new Cory Aquino, like her Yellow boos
Imelda, not Cory
Manila Standard Today / Posted 24 days ago
Leni Robredo is not turning out to be the new Cory Aquino, like her Yellow boosters wanted her to become. Now, what she really wants to be—and some people have seriously proposed this—is Digong Duterte’s Imelda Marcos. But hear the woman out. “Six... Read more
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Minda News
Filipinos not yet ready to Cha-Chaat this level yet. Let me elaborate on this further. Pursuant to Proclamation
Filipinos not yet ready to Cha-Cha
Minda News / Posted 25 days ago
at this level yet. Let me elaborate on this further. Pursuant to Proclamation No. 211 series of 1988 issued by President Cory Aquino, February 2 is officially designated as Constitution Day in the Philippines. The purpose of establishing this... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Wrong man for the jobSenate which investigated the allegation against him. As I had previously repo
Wrong man for the job
Inquirier.net / Posted 26 days ago
Senate which investigated the allegation against him. As I had previously reported in my column, in the early days of the Cory Aquino administration, Banayo was fired as postmaster general by Transportation Secretary Reinerio Reyes. Reyes told... Read more
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Rappler
Leni Robredo and the burdens of the Filipino liberalis going out of fashion, not just here but also globally. In this respect she t
Leni Robredo and the burdens of the Filipino liberal
Rappler / Posted 26 days ago
is going out of fashion, not just here but also globally. In this respect she takes on a role similar from the one Cory Aquino used to play, and one that PNoy will now play as well. Leni’s burden is a burden of serving as a nation’s... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Honeymoongetting killed. As far as I know, no local media organization went along with t
Honeymoon
Pilipino Star / Posted 27 days ago
getting killed. As far as I know, no local media organization went along with the boycott – we tried it during the Cory Aquino presidency, as I’ve written, and it didn’t work. One day soon Duterte will have to settle on a middle ground. He... Read more
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Inquirier.net
New finance chief old hand at economic managementof Agriculture as well as the Department of Environment and Natural Resources d
New finance chief old hand at economic management
Inquirier.net / Posted 28 days ago
of Agriculture as well as the Department of Environment and Natural Resources during the administration of former President Cory Aquino, before returning to the private sector. The Davao-based trader is described as “a successful businessman, with... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
From Marcos to DuterteLaurel, Roxas, Quirino, Garcia, Magsaysay, and Macapagal. For this column, I fe
From Marcos to Duterte
Manila Standard Today / Posted 28 days ago
Laurel, Roxas, Quirino, Garcia, Magsaysay, and Macapagal. For this column, I feature lines from the speeches of Marcos, Cory Aquino, Ramos, Estrada, Arroyo, Noynoy Aquino, and of course Duterte. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivered a good... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Justice Carpio’s understanding of a traitorConstitution. If there is anybody guilty of violating the Constitution for aban
Justice Carpio’s understanding of a traitor
Manila Standard Today / Posted 29 days ago
Constitution. If there is anybody guilty of violating the Constitution for abandoning our territory, it is none other than Cory Aquino. What saved the day for her was when she scrapped the Constitution that referred to Sabah as part of our... Read more
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The Manila Times
A watershed in Philippine historyand Duterte’s accession are a watershed in the same way that the Feb. 1986 Peop
A watershed in Philippine history
The Manila Times / Posted 29 days ago
and Duterte’s accession are a watershed in the same way that the Feb. 1986 People Power revolt and the accession of Cory Aquino as President were a watershed in national history. Cory and the EDSA revolution Cory and EDSA commenced a... Read more
29d
Rappler
NFA chief Lito Banayo is new MECO representativeveteran. Prior to his stint as NFA administrator in the previous administratio
NFA chief Lito Banayo is new MECO representative
Rappler / Posted 29 days ago
veteran. Prior to his stint as NFA administrator in the previous administration, he served as Postmaster General of the Cory Aquino administration and as Philippine Tourism Authority administrator under President Joseph Estrada. Malacañang said... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
The true legacy of Noynoy and Cory!and orderly transfer of power from one president to another. Mabuhay, President
The true legacy of Noynoy and Cory!
Zamboanga Today / Posted 29 days ago
and orderly transfer of power from one president to another. Mabuhay, President Benigno Aquino III, mabuhay, President Cory Aquino!!! QUESTION AND ANSWER: A group of residents of Bacoor City, Cavite came to me and asked what they could do with... Read more
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Rappler
Noynoy Aquino goes home to Times Streetand supporters. It's back to Times Street for him, the house where he lived wi
Noynoy Aquino goes home to Times Street
Rappler / Posted 30 days ago
and supporters. It's back to Times Street for him, the house where he lived with his widowed mother, former President Cory Aquino. BENIGNO AQUINO, FORMER PHILIPPINE PRESIDENT: Again, I really don’t think it would have made any sense for me to... Read more

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