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[OPINION] Put Bato in his place

Aug 25, 2019 - 2:00 PM

It’s time that we put the neophyte senator in his own place, where he must learn the most basic of all lessons: Respect is earned

Duterte to push for mandatory ROTC for grades 11, 12

Feb 07, 2017 - 7:12 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte will certify as urgent a bill proposed by the Department of National Defense that seeks to bring back mandatory ROTC

PATRIOTISM, DISCIPLINE. President Rodrigo Duterte arrives at the State Dining Room of the Malacañang Palace for a Cabinet Meeting on January 23, 2017. File photo by Richard Madelo/Presidential Photo

CHED: More info needed on reviving mandatory ROTC

Aug 05, 2016 - 3:06 PM

Realistically [Duterte] wants it I don t know if he will push [for] it right away but we might as well do the groundwork says Commission on Higher Education chair Patricia Licuanan

MANDATORY? CHED chair Patricia Licuanan talks about the proposal to revive the mandatory ROTC program which has the support of President Rodrigo Duterte. File photo from Army Reserve Command's website

Duterte wants mandatory ROTC for male, female college students

Aug 02, 2016 - 6:17 PM

There s a consensus in the Duterte Cabinet that making ROTC voluntary has eroded the discipline and love for country of young Filipinos says Chief Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo

PATRIOTISM.  President Rodrigo Duterte wants  to restore mandatory military training for college students.  Photo by Francis R. Malasig/EPA