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SONA 2017: Business interests with ties to Duterte to benefit from Martial Law extension

President Rodrigo Duterte with his Martial Law administrator Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana and implementor Armed Forces Chief General Eduardo Año (Photo from Al Jazeera) 1,047 more words

Economy

Without Warning

Without Warning by Joel Rosenberg

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As he prepares to give the State of the Union Address, the President is convinced ISIS is on the run. 73 more words

June

Martial Law: Lorenzana and Año’s “innovative” approach not just vs. Maute?

Defense Sec. Delfin Lorenzana and AFP Chief of Staff Gen. Eduardo Año (Photo from Frances Mangosing/inquirer.net)

Is Martial Law Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana and armed forces chief (and now Martial Law administrator) Gen. 769 more words

Human Rights

The Russians Are Coming the Russians Are Coming (1966)

Synopsis:

At the height of the Cold War era between the USSR and USA, a Russian submarine appears on the coast of a small New England town. 661 more words

American New Wave

The Package (1989)

Synopsis:

After a failed military exercise in Germany, Army Sgt. Johnny Gallagher (Gene Hackman, The French Connection) is ordered to escort a detainee (Tommy Lee Jones, … 421 more words

Mystery & Suspense

Trump builds ‘legitimacy’ thru bombs and war-making

When Donald Trump surprisingly clinched the US presidency, the legitimacy of his regime has been challenged from the onset. Rival Democratic Party, with the apparent help of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), immediately launched a campaign to delegitimize Trump. 1,008 more words

Military & War

A Guy Named Joe (1943)

Synopsis:

During World War II, an American fighter pilot stationed in England, Maj. Pete Sandidge (Spencer Tracy, Bad Day at Black Rock), dies during a bombing mission. 502 more words

Classic Era