Oliver X.A. Reyes

Oliver X.A. Reyes is a writer and a lawyer. He teaches at the Institute of Law at Far Eastern University Institute of Law and at the College of Law at the Lyceum of the Philippines University.
Thorn of presidents and street-smart parliamentarian, Joker Arroyo looks back at a career as a human rights lawyer turned accidental politician.
The Ombudsman has lion-tamed her way through years of investigating and prosecuting errant public officials, both high and low.
"I do not engage in nitpicking on my own work. The basic propositions remain valid.”
John Lennon walked into the room. “We got a few things to learn about the Philippines. First of all is how to get out of here.”
Absolute power corrupts absolutely...and makes awful laws, apparently.
The Ombudsman has lion-tamed her way through years of investigating and prosecuting errant public officials, both high and low.
In a tower of glass and steel, an important lesson is learned, or maybe it isn’t.
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