2000.12.31    Wishes for Julia

2000.12.24    The rebirth of institutions

2000.12.17    Senator-judges and public jurors

2000.12.10    Surveys, science, and politics

2000.12.03    Embracing life, brefriending death

2000.11.26    Do the poor still support Erap?

2000.11.19    Schizoids at the Senate

2000.11.05    The bigger picture

2000.10.29    Knowing Erap

2000.10.22    ScenaRIOS

2000.10.15    Resign or face ouster – a call from UP

2000.10.08    Haggling in China

2000.10.01    China

2000.09.17    Asian values and global standards

2000.09.10    Ten virtues for a new world   

2000.09.03    How a nation lives with its helplessness

2000.08.27    Negotiating with the Abu Sayyaf

2000.08.20    State power and the Cafgu mind

2000.08.13    Postmodern bandits

2000.08.06    Work and leisure

2000.07.30    The making of a civil war in Mindanao

2000.07.23    Simulating the presidency

2000.07.16    Life and death in a mountain of garbage

2000.07.09    Wild remedies

2000.07.02    Misusing ideals, rebuilding trust

2000.06.25    Dealing with the MILF

2000.06.18    Thoughts on Father’s Day

2000.06.11    Self-respect and national pride

2000.06.04    Commander Robot and Moro identity

2000.05.28    Solidarity amid difference

2000.05.21    Despair and the Jubilee message

2000.05.14    Good and evil in viruses

2000.04.30    Tourists and locals

2000.04.23    A chance at rebirth

2000.04.16    In praise of Dolphy

2000.04.09    The art of widowhood

2000.04.02    Robin Padilla and the Mindanao question

2000.03.26    The brief public life of Aprodicio Laquian

2000.03.19    The good Tan 

2000.03.12    Leading without a compass

2000.03.05    Abusing an obsolete law

2000.02.27    Investing in a public university

2000.02.20    Why we elect bad leaders

2000.02.13    Confessions of a fratman

2000.02.06    A question of trust

2000.01.30    “Bayaning 3rd World”

2000.01.23    Icons of an exhausted nation

2000.01.16    Marines at the malls?

2000.01.09    When public servants quit

2000.01.02    The president at 5 percent