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Duterte supporters to hold two - day prayer vigil with artists performances at the Luneta

(Posted Wednesday February 22, 2017 14:09:45)
Sea of Duterte supporters
(Sea of Duterte supporters in May 2016)

A group of supporters of President Rodrigo Duterte will stage a two-day prayer vigil at the Luneta Park from February 25 to 26 (Saturday to Sunday), 2017, to show their undying support to the president.

Desperate Leila may just end up in a mental hospital in a straightjacket

(Posted Tuesday February 21, 2017 22:54:04)
De Lima

Leila de Lima must be so desperate and fearful of being detained forever that she has now called on the Filipinos to mount a people power to oust Rody Duterte, calling him all sorts of names, but for which she can never be sued, since she stated all these in the Senate.

EDSA revisited: Treachery of the highest order, how the 1973 Constitution was abolished

(Posted Tuesday February 21, 2017 15:22:07)
Aquino and Laurel

Thirty one years ago, the so-called 1986 EDSA Revolution that catapulted the housewife, Mrs. Corazon C. Aquino, to power remains today not only a highway of horrendous traffic but a long avenue of questions, regrets, economic opportunism and a source of hatred, vengeance and disunity among Filipinos.

Senility and stupidity are catching up on Fidel Ramos

(Posted Monday February 20, 2017 22:44:34)
Fidel Ramos

Raising the issues again about the alleged ill-gotten wealth and the assassination of former Senator Benigno Aquino, Jr. have been rendered passé principally because of the gross incompetence of those who were supposed to bring out the truth and have been hooting justice on our behalf.

Marcos camp: Robredo's legal team resorting to delaying tactics

(Posted Monday February 20, 2017 22:00:52)

The camp of former Sen. Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. said the legal team of Vice President Leni Robredo is resorting to delaying tactics as it intends to file a motion for reconsideration (MR) on the decision of the Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET) on the former's electoral protest.

The Mark Zuckerberg Manifesto: How Facebook can help save the world

(Posted Saturday February 18, 2017 15:53:24)
Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg thinks Facebook can help save the world, and he wrote almost 6,000 words on Thursday, February 16, 2017, explaining how. His letter, offers a glimpse into Zuckerberg's global aspirations. Here it is in full.

Installing Marcos as VP will immediately end all the plotting and scheming against Duterte

(Posted Thursday February 16, 2017 23:44:16)
Duterte and Bongbong

It has been said it before and I'll say it again: If the constant background noise about removing President Rodrigo Duterte is to go away for good, former Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr. must win his electoral protest in the Supreme Court against Vice President Leni Robredo.

Supreme Court upholds Bongbong Marcos protest, declares "sufficient in form and substance"

(Posted Thursday February 16, 2017 18:02:54)
Bongbong, Leni

The Supreme Court, sitting as the Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET), has allowed former senator Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr.'s election protest against Vice President Maria Leonor "Leni" Robredo to proceed, declaring it "sufficient in form and substance."

Rumored DILG appointment of Bongbong Marcos, if accepted, complicates protest vs Robredo

(Posted Wednesday February 15, 2017 23:15:08)
Bongbong DILG

Former Senator Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. is rumored to take over the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) soon, replacing incumbent Interior Secretary Ismael Sueno.

Report: De Lima to be arrested anytime soon

(Posted Wednesday February 15, 2017 16:04:05)
De Lima arrest soon

The Department of Justice (DOJ) is moving to indict Senator Leila de Lima to expedite her arrest in connection with her links to the illegal drug trade inside the New Bilibid Prison (NBP), Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II said on Tuesday, February 14, 2017.

Explained: BS Aquino is quilty of malfeasance, misfeasance, nonfeasance over SAF 44

(Posted Tuesday February 14, 2017 16:52:58)
SAF 44

I was despondent like the widows, parents and children of the martyred SAF 44, because of President Duterte's decision to defer his plan to appoint a special commission to investigate the massacre, and hold former President Benigno Aquino III to account.

Keeping the faith: President Duterte vs the Filipino Catholic Church

(Posted Thursday February 09, 2017 12:58:23)
Duterte vs Church

It is not only now that the Church has become a political institution. It has always been political ever since its birth. In fact, all forms of institutionalized religion are by nature political institutions. In theocracies, the church is even the backbone of the state.

The communist insurgency: The Marcos-Aquino curse on the nation

(Posted Wednesday February 08, 2017 15:05:07)
Philippine Maoists

There are several unique features of our unlucky country that distinguish us from the rest of booming Southeast Asian nations, among them: A weak sense of nationalism reflected in the fact we are the biggest migrant nation in the region; an exploitative Spanish- and Chinese-descended elite that does not really see itself as Filipino; a feeble state that is easily manipulated by the oligarchy; and a nation in inane awe of foreign capital that it allows foreigners to dominate telecoms and other public utilities even if the Constitution prohibits such.

Strange and suspicious Smartmatic warehouse ceiling collapse damaged servers

(Posted Tuesday February 07, 2017 13:47:00)
COMELEC warehouse

While the nation was fixated, in the past weeks, on the kidnapping and strangling of a Korean businessman by members of the Anti-Illegal Drugs Group of the Philippine National Police, right inside Camp Crame, strange and suspicious event that took place at the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) warehouse in Sta. Rosa, Laguna where Smartmatic automated machines were stored, was reported, though late.