After her husband's murder catapulted her into a national leadership role, Cory Aquino helped bring down the Marcos dictatorship.
US aid and troops alone won't stabilize the country. But a campaign to unleash Pakistan's positive civic energy could.
Connie Regalado prods officials to do more for workers hit hard by the global financial crisis.
Corruption cases against Filipino President Arroyo haven't sparked another 'people power' revolt.