English teacher Gina Apostol has an opinion piece about the Philippines and its relationship with the US in this weekend’s edition of the New York Times. She writes, ”THE Philippines is haunted by its relationship with the United States. I remember the day, in 1991, when the Military Bases Agreement between the two countries was rescinded. The headlines yelled, finally: Freedom! But worrywarts held on to their beads.” Read the rest of the piece on nytimes.com.