Responsible for Truth

Democracy may be flailing. But as we remain citizens in a democratic republic, we have a duty to keep ourselves … More

How Leila De Lima Lost

Leila De Lima has two key lessons to offer leaders of all stripes: that when you challenge authority and force … More

The Signal and the Noise

Let’s not allow ourselves to get distracted. About two weeks ago, I decided to leave social media and to delete … More

Post-colonial Man

President Rodrigo Duterte seems to be the President we needed in the 1950’s. The World Wars have just ended and … More


‚ÄčOriginally posted on Facebook last June 12. It is not true that the Philippines is too democratic. If it were, … More