Juan L. Mercado
  • A Climate of Abuse

    “Rape”, we’re told, “is the only crime in which the victim becomes the accused. ” Philippine National Pol ...

    “Rape”, we’re told, “is the only crime in which the victim becomes the accused. ” Philippine National Police “blottered” 3,549 rape cases last year. That’s four times the 2007 figure. Does this report ...

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  • Stark Irony

    The irony is stark. . We’re marking “People Power One” this week. A nation’s free spirit unshackled a pre ...

    The irony is stark. . We’re marking “People Power One” this week. A nation’s free spirit unshackled a press stifled by the Marcos dictatorship for 14 years.. .Yet this week, Congress may recycle autho ...

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