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Nikki Rivera Gomez

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Nikki Rivera Gomez
Nikki Rivera Gomez served in the OPMin senior staff. He authored “Coffee and Dreams on a Late Afternoon: Tales of Despair and Deliverance in Mindanao,” and “Mindanao on My Mind and Other Musings,” both published by the University of the Philippines Press.

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Marcos burial forces us to ask the hard questions

Life Opinion
So, there. It’s done, finally. What many of us thought to be, well, unthinkable, has happened: the noontime burial of the late stongman in the Libingan ng mga ...
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Human rights ba ‘ka mo?

Opinion
If you were too young to have lived through martial law, I suggest you read up thoroughly. Better yet, talk to those who did and try to get ...
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Reversing trends

Opinion
Anyone not from Mindanao will likely find it odd, perhaps even odious, that there’s all this talk about the island-community finally getting a fair shake with the advent ...
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Grappling with Dutertespeak

Opinion
I’m from Davao, and while I don’t pretend to fully comprehend what goes on in the mind of President Duterte, I think I can fairly navigate around some ...
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