The sins of the father

The sins of the father

The candidates in the May 9, 2022 national elections are already on the road, well ahead of the Feb. 8 to May 7, 2022 official campaign period, and the Commission on Elections (Comelec) and the courts are unable to do anything about it.However hard it is to enforce...
Corruption is an election issue

Corruption is an election issue

Philippine presidents rise and fall on one issue — corruption.The classic example was Ferdinand Marcos who ruled the country with an iron fist for 20 years until the people rose in a peaceful uprising in 1986.Out of fear of a dictator, many people kept silent for...
Corruption is an election issue

Sacrificing sovereignty

Philippine presidents, not only Rodrigo Duterte and his defense and military officials, are violating the 1987 Constitution just for the sake of a security alliance.The charter prohibits any foreign military on Philippine soil unless allowed by a treaty ratified by...