Don’t Feel Sorry For Jose Antonio Vargas

Filipinos have a long love affair with the “American Dream.” We are willing to bend over backwards just to start a life in the United States and acquire that coveted green card. We’re all familiar with the stories: doctors re-train as nurses, highly-skilled professionals take up blue-collar jobs, essentially every college student enrolls to nursing courses – […]

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Bergdahl is a Bad Bargain

A major Taliban figurehead declares victory. No, there were no hijacked planes crashing into towers nor was there a bomb that killed multiples Westerners. Instead, what former Taliban chief Mullah Omar brags triumphantly about is the five Guantanamo Bay prisoners freed by the United States government in exchange for the last American prisoner-of-war in Afghanistan […]

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