Exposing the lie a Marcos has made again

Exposing the lie a Marcos has made again

“We were never allowed to argue because when this case came out, we were all in the United States. When it was time for us to answer, we had no chance to answer because we were nakakulong in Hickam Air Force Base in Hawaii.”“Now we are all here, open the case and let...
Palace press office wanders into the world of propaganda

Sara’s concept of good governance

Does she serve for others, or does she rule for her own interests? It is a critical distinction we continually ask of our public servants if we were to mature in the politics of accountability.The many of us not accustomed yet to Dutertismo and the disinformative...
Red tagging is now a cottage industry

Red tagging is now a cottage industry

Malou Leviste Jacob is one of the country’s acclaimed playwrights. In 2005, she received the Southeast Asian Writers Award, the award given annually to writers and poets from each of the countries that comprise the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). SEA...
The heroification of Chao-Tiao Yumol

The heroification of Chao-Tiao Yumol

“It is sad that a doctor has offered his life. He is well-deserved!” So was Chao-Tiao Yumol hailed by a social media netizen. The indicted killer of three has been glorified into a hero. As the acclaim of hosannas poured, the news website Rappler made a scanned study...
Duterte-brand impunity is again tested

Duterte-brand impunity is again tested

A young man in the prime of his youth was shot to death. The killer was a non-uniformed police personnel.If it happened in Manila, it would have attracted media attention. But it happened in Davao City, the place long known to have police involvement in extrajudicial...