Joseph Lariosa

EVILS OF POLITICAL DYNASTY

  JGL Eye By Joseph G. Lariosa (© 2014 Journal GlocaLinks)   CHICAGO (JGL) – If the Philippine corridors of power are populated by relatives by blood or affinity, it is not surprising. The pre-colonial Philippines was ruled by royalties… Read More ›

GANGSTERS OF CAPITALISM

JGL Eye By JOSEPH G. LARIOSA (© 2012 Journal Group Link International) CHICAGO (jGLi) – “I spent 33 years and four months in active military service and during that period, I spent most of my time as a high-class muscle man… Read More ›

GOING FISHING IS MORE FUN

JGL Eye By JOSEPH G. LARIOSA (© 2012 Journal Group Link International) CHICAGO (jGLi) – The last time I went sea swimming was in 2005 when I accepted an invitation from Filipino American lawyer and businesswoman Loida Nicolas Lewis, my… Read More ›

PH SENATORS’ PYRRHIC VICTORY

JGL Eye By JOSEPH G. LARIOSA (© Journal Group Link International) CHICAGO (jGLi) – Two weeks ago, 12 Philippine senators, including my friend former President Joseph Estrada, got together to celebrate the 20th anniversary of their 12-11 vote, rejecting the U.S…. Read More ›