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Callamard’s unexpected visit and interference

I am saying that U.N. Special Rapporteur Agnes Callamard’s visit to the Philippines was unexpected because her presence was only reported when she was spotted at the 30th anniversary celebration of the Commission on Human Rights on May 4. 497 more words

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Tatad chastising Duterte over ME visit is idiotic

I do not know why a washout and a loser like former senator Francisco “Kit” Tatad still has to open his mouth and say something critical of President Rodrigo Duterte’s visit to the Middle East (ME) when nobody anymore gives a damn about what he thinks and says. 383 more words

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Robredo’s satisfaction rating suffers

Results of the latest Social Weather Stations’ (SWS) survey released showed that Vice President Leni Robredo’s net satisfaction rating dropped by 11 points, from a “good” +37 to a “moderate” +26. 407 more words

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Shelve barangay elections or appoint barangay officials

Once more the country faces a dilemma on whether or not the barangay elections are to proceed in October this year after it has been postponed in October 2016. 381 more words

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Duterte’s soaring influence in the world

One has to be a Filipino to understand fully what President Rodrigo Duterte stands for as a leader of this country in this day and age. 391 more words

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Weeding out the Senate “trapos”

How else would one describe the senators from the Liberal Party (LP) that were ousted from their committee chairmanships and booted out of the majority but “trapos”? 379 more words

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Duterte hits back hard at Trillanes

You can consider this a sequel to what I wrote yesterday which you can read at: https://quierosaber.wordpress.com/2017/02/16/dutertes-must-prove-trillanes-wrong-in-corruption-allegation-claims/.

I am glad that President Duterte himself came out disputing Sen. 98 more words

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