Duterte’s cheap political tricks

Duterte’s cheap political tricks

On Monday night, Rodrigo Duterte unleashed his most unkind commentary against a city mayor whom he described as a “call boy.” That was a below-the-belt punch aimed at a potential political opponent.The ugly season of political mudslinging has started with the...
Duterte’s cheap political tricks

Political uncertainty as virus rages on

Rodrigo Duterte faces a life-and-death scenario in next year’s elections.His chosen successor must win at all costs to be able to shield him from potential investigation and indictment before the International Criminal Court (ICC) at The Hague for crimes against...
‘Duterte likely to be kingmaker, not VP in 2022 elections’

‘Duterte likely to be kingmaker, not VP in 2022 elections’

Since President Rodrigo Duterte cannot be re-elected as president and won’t likely win the vice-presidential seat, he will play kingmaker instead.PressOne.PH columnist Manuel “Manny” Mogato made this prediction in a podcast on July 9 as Duterte expressed interest in a...