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PHILIPPINES-NO COUNTRY FOR FOREIGN ACTIVISM, NO ISSUE FOR SENTIMENTALISM

PHILIPPINES-NO COUNTRY FOR FOREIGN ACTIVISM, NO ISSUE FOR SENTIMENTALISM
Sister Patricia Fox appeals against her deportation from the Philippines at the Justice Dept, Sept.2018, Photo Inquirer.net

The Manila Times-Nov 5

Pragmatism, not sentimentality, is a more sensible reaction to the departure of Sister Patricia Anne Fox from the Philippines on Saturday when her visitor’s visa expired.  Her talk during her farewell news conference prior to departure ironically appeared to give substance to the reasons advanced by the Immigration bureau for downgrading her visa.

Read more at: https://www.manilatimes.net/no-country-for-foreign-activism-no-issue-for-sentimentalism/462502/

First published in: The Manila Times

 

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