Opinion

Duterte’s words are getting lost in translation and he only has himself to blame

His supporters say that Duterte is a highly intelligent man, then why does he keep making

Duterte’s words are getting lost in translation and he only has himself to blame

Issue that refuses to die: Marcos burial at Libingan Ng Mga Bayani

Will this issue ever be put to

Issue that refuses to die: Marcos burial at Libingan Ng Mga Bayani

‘3 Stars and a Sun,’ musical set to Francis M songs, is PETA’s next big hit

"Run, don't walk." That's what early reviews of PETA's newest production, 3 Stars and a Sun, are

‘3 Stars and a Sun,’ musical set to Francis M songs, is PETA’s next big hit

Opinion: Was LTFRB’s sting operation on Uber a favor for a taxi company?

The LTFRB-Uber fiasco has now reached a point where regular commuters have taken to social media to declare its disgust with the transportation regulating body for its censorship...

Opinion: Was LTFRB’s sting operation on Uber a favor for a taxi company?

Opinion: Lacson wants to fire our policemen and get new recruits, but who will train them?

This is the sad state of our law enforcement. Where those in power, wielding guns, have no one to answer to and have the same access to justice as ordinary

Opinion: Lacson wants to fire our policemen and get new recruits, but who will train them?

Review: Han Ong’s Middle Finger at the Ateneo

Tanghalang Ateneo, one of the country’s longest-running school-based theater groups, is kicking off its 36th season (theme: “Navigating Identities) with Han Ong’s Middle...

Review: Han Ong’s Middle Finger at the Ateneo

Review: Fluid by Floy Quintos

Floy Quintos’ hilarious play—which placed second in the 2004 Carlos Palanca Awards—​is a farce about the artistic establishment. It rails against art forms that are...

Review: Fluid by Floy Quintos

Review: Full Gallop

A review of the Manila production of Full Gallop, a play about Vogue editor Diana Vreeland, starring Cherie

Review: Full Gallop

Review: Rak of Aegis

How else could they have set a musical that features the songs of the ’90s Pinoy rock band Aegis other than in a typhoon-ravaged slum area during Christmastime? Well, it...

Review: Rak of Aegis

Coconuts Manila Opinion

Here’s where the Coconuts Manila writers and editors rant and rave about the most intriguing topics in town. We are not shy about sharing our opinions and observations. The op-ed section allows us to speak up about things that are driving us nuts. The Coconuts Manila team works to present all the possible perspectives on a particular subject. TBH, however, we have a soft spot for those who haven’t found their voices yet (like the marginalized sector who are most prone to unfair treatment and are vulnerable to abuse). Here’s the part where we try to say things that no one else has said. Most of the time, we think we make sense — but you may have a different opinion.