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Confused conservatism

Modern-day conservatives celebrate small government, lower taxes and personal responsibility. These are people who believe that the government that governs the least is the...

The feminist choice is not just between Sara and Leni

DAVAO City Mayor and presidential daughter Sara Duterte-Carpio was told by her father not to run for president, apparently not only because he thinks...

Mass hysteria prevailing over science

LET it not be said that people do not have rights over their own bodies. It should also be stressed that the government cannot...

Idolatry and gullibility

IT is easy to paint those without adequate education or who are in the lower economic classes as the ones prone to blind loyalty...

The future of politics is in those who change their minds

I MUST beg the indulgence of my dear readers that I have to start, again, with the recent impeachment trial of Donald Trump, which...

What foreign policy?

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has boldly and audaciously claimed that foreign policy is solely his monopoly. And every political science student worthy of his or...

Is impeachment becoming an impotent weapon of the people?

United States Senate Minority Leader and Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell gave a speech that practically agreed with the main argument laid down by the...

When judicial activism would be in order

POLITICAL scientists and constitutional scholars have always painted the judiciary in the image of a passive institution, a nonpolitical entity that waits only until...

Another policy experiment

LET it be said at the outset. This law, Republic Act 12229, that requires children who are 12 years old and younger and below...

Wanted: Ideal candidate for 2022

IN just over 15 months, our country will once again be subjected to the rituals of democracy. The 2022 national and local elections are...

Duterte sacks PH ambassador to Brazil

President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the dismissal of Philippine Ambassador to Brazil Marichu Mauro who was recalled home for abusing her household staff. In his...

PH logs 2,037 new Covid-19 cases

As the country rolled out its vaccination program, the Department of Health logged 2,037 new Covid-19 cases on Monday, the fourth straight day that...

Senators adopt resolutions honoring Pasig mayor

THE Senate on Monday adopted two resolutions honoring Pasig City Mayor Victor Ma. Regis "Vico" Sotto for being chosen as one of the international...

Cerritos residents seek better internet service

Residents of Cerritos Heights, Cerritos Terraces, and Cerritos Hills are demanding better service from their internet provider and are seeking for the installation of...

Cebu, Davao frontliners to get Sinovac jabs next

The government will transport Sinovac vaccines to Cebu and Davao this week for the inoculation of medical frontliners, vaccine czar Carlito Galvez Jr. said...
 

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