Category Archives: Val Abelgas

Grief won’t stop the hands of evil

By Val G. Abelgas HOURS after a lone gunman killed at least 59 people and injured 527 others in Las Vegas Sunday night, President Donald Trump called the attack “an act of

A Christmas gift from Customs?

By Val G. Abelgas IN JULY this year, cargo forwarders asked the Bureau of Customs to take a second look at the agency’s tough new guidelines for sending balikbayan boxes to the


By Val G. Abelgas IT WAS a pathetic sight, to say the least. Shameless would be a more appropriate word to describe the photo showing the administration congressmen posing with the clenched

The dream becomes a nightmare

By Val G. Abelgas HOW easily a dream can turn into a nightmare. Young people who thought their dream of living legally in America would soon be achieved after getting protection from

Impeachment galore

By Val G. Abelgas ONLY five years after the highly divisive impeachment trial of the late Chief Justice Renato Corona, the nation is again faced with the possibility of not just one,

Secretary of Injustice

By Val G. Abelgas VITALIANO Aguirre II first hit the headlines in 2012 when, as one of the private prosecutors in the impeachment trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona, he covered his