Through the Years Here are my posts regarding Independence through the years: America is back in Mindanao – right smack in the middle of a war against a Mranao family, the Mautes and the full force of the Philippine Armed forces. Ostensibly, the Americans are providing intelligence and surveillance planes. The Philippine government used all… Read More Independence Day…for the Bangsa Moro?
In 2002, one hundred years after the official end of the Filipino-American war and the beginning of the Moro-American war, I wrote an editorial in my online journal, The Moro Review. In 2008, at the height of the MOA-AD brouhaha – when a great majority of the Indios clamored for the scrapping of the MOA-AD… Read More Independence Day / Phil-Am Day
For the life of me, I cannot understand why some Moros and Christians, including the MILF and government officials, are still calling for the resumption of the “Peace Process”. Peace must always be strived for. But not at any price. Look at what kind of peace the MNLF got from the Philippine government! Does the… Read More What Peace Process?
The Filipinos who are in uproar against the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) – Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) on Ancestral Domain are claiming that the US has a hand in the negotiations. They are claiming that the US pressured the Philippine government to sign the MOA. What… Read More U.S. interference in Mindanao ?