Byline: John Nery
I RECEIVED ABOUT AS MUCH FEEDBACK ON last weeks column about Sen. Joker Arroyos
exclusivist approach to the interpretation of law as I usually do from columns on religious issues or political topics viewed from a religious perspective. One of those comments is on the Letters page today; I hope it gives other readers a sense of the spirited public reaction that came my way. The e-mail from Harley Barrales in New Jersey is representative of all but one of the letters I got. Unlike most of the other letter-senders, however, Harley is a lawyer. Good for him.
When I first heard of Jose de Venecias upcoming and already controversial biography, I knew it was the real thing from the title alone. Global Filipino: The Authorized Biography of Jose de Venecia Jr., the Visionary Five-Time Speaker of …