Author Archives: DON J. PAGUSARA

2 weeks ago

Wherefrom springs Marcos’ grievous wrong

by
Wherefrom springs Marcos’ grievous wrong

Forgetting the past is an unforgiveable pitfall ever to befall a nation or a race. It provides certainty to a repetition of past errors or wrongs—a repetition that allows for even more serious and far-reaching consequences.

1 month ago

Part 1: A cause for reflection

by
Part 1: A cause for reflection

There’s no better way to excavate the long-buried cry of the Earth’s brown child than on this day of his reflection—or celebration? —of his mortality. He is aware of this as often as he settles himself in bed at night to sleep, but comfortable in unperturbed confidence that he has even in his most slumbering forgetfulness a likeness who does not perish, his immortal other-self, what he calls his soul.

2 months ago

A mighty east wind

by
A mighty east wind

For so long the Philippine government has never adopted full freedom and independence. It has always been tied up to the United States of America ever since its birth as a republic in 1946 whence the late Manuel A.Roxas was the first puppet president.

2 months ago

A Partisan Standpoint

by
A Partisan Standpoint

Well, we have certainly left on the parchment of history prints and traces of our participation in some crucial moments of the unfinished revolution.

5 months ago

An act of pure harassment and legal trickery

by
An act of pure harassment and legal trickery

President Rodrigo Duterte even extended aid to these evacuees at Haran, giving food and other necessities when he was still Mayor of the City. Would the good Mayor have come to their aid if he did not approve and commend the humanitarian deeds of the concerned groups?