Open political war

Open political war

War has been declared. The battle lines have been drawn, breaking the alliance that brought together two powerful political families to the zenith of power in the country in the May 2022 elections. For the past several months, the word war has been raging on social...
It’s back!

It’s back!

REMEMBER the Million People March? Remember Janet Napoles and the pork barrel scam? All these seem to be a century ago, when in fact these just happened about a decade ago. Recall that in 2013, the media exploded with exposes of graft and corruption involving the...
The politics of rice

The politics of rice

Rice is not only a staple food. It is a highly political issue. Governments, not only in the Philippines, rise and fall with rice supply and prices. It was, in fact, a centerpiece program of the first Marcos administration with “Masagana 99,” and his son has also made...