Leni – Kiko presents Senate slate

Leni – Kiko presents Senate slate

Vice President Leni Robredo presented her Senate slate for the upcoming 2022 national elections. In a live joint press conference on Friday, the presidential aspirant and her running mate, Senator Francis Pangilinan, announced the 11 names that will join her in the...
Troll farms changing the political game

Troll farms changing the political game

On June 12, various political forces seeking to prevent Rodrigo Duterte to extend control beyond his term, through his proxy, got together to begin a long process of selecting a common candidate for next year’s presidential elections.1Sambayan was hoping to introduce...
Can Duterte use new anti-terror law vs opposition in 2022?

Can Duterte use new anti-terror law vs opposition in 2022?

By Christian V. Esguerra This episode looks into the worrisome provisions of the Philippines’ new law against terrorism, following the release of its implementing rules, and why it can also be used to crack down on free expression and legitimate dissent. Human rights...