Philippine leaders - updates

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[OPINION] How much longer? A year-and-a-half of Duterte

Dec 12, 2017 - 11:59 AM

Four-and-a-half more years of Duterte is an interminable, insufferable length of time. His regime is wreaking havoc on many political institutions, especially the weakest of our 3 branches of government, the judicial system.

Have we lost all decency?

Jul 17, 2017 - 3:00 PM

Our aging national leaders have become wanton and debauched

[Newspoint] Why Time will find no other like Duterte

Mar 31, 2017 - 6:30 PM

President Duterte possesses other qualities that suit the purpose of Time magazine s list of 100 most influential people

#AnimatED: A hundred days of bluster and anger

Oct 03, 2016 - 11:00 AM

These have been the most exhausting and saddest first 100 days of any Philippine president since democracy s rebirth in 1986

The Bernardo Carpio of our times

Sep 01, 2016 - 6:30 PM

President Duterte’s popularity rests on his ability to appear larger than life to become the savior we have all been passively waiting for

The answer is yes: Questions for young leaders

May 30, 2016 - 11:08 PM

You can write the story of our future You understand that everyone deserves the same rights and opportunities

Batmanila: What if Batman was from the Philippines?

Mar 24, 2016 - 4:00 PM

I believe that we are in desperate need of heroes It may take more than the regular implementation of the law to rise above our challenges

A wishlist for #TheLeaderIWant: 6 things

May 23, 2015 - 5:25 PM

It is not patriotic to accept the Philippines as it is That’s not love It’s inertia


#AnimatED: The leader I want

May 18, 2015 - 9:00 AM

We urge the youth to start scanning the political horizon for candidates to elect in 2016 those who will address inequity corruption and other pressing problems

VP Binay no longer most trusted PH official – poll

Dec 12, 2014 - 10:22 AM

UPDATED President Benigno Aquino III enjoys majority trust and approval ratings while Vice President Jejomar Binay s numbers continue to plunge says pollster Pulse Asia

[Absurdia] The game of throwns (Or die, nasties!)

Nov 22, 2014 - 5:00 PM

This tale will end the same way it has always ended: with you and me truly and royally f cked As ever