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“THE PROBLEM IS CLIMATE CHANGE,” SAYS DUTERTE

President targets people “who contributed a lot to this warming” (Briefing for President Duterte by the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council, in Cagayan Valley Region Tuguegarao City, Cagayan, Nov.15, 2020) NDRRMC UNDERSECRETARY RICARDO JALAD:  […]

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THE NEW GUARDIANS

From scrappy startups, operating out of a garage or a dorm room barely 20 years ago, Facebook, Twitter and Google  are now among the world’s largest corporations.   They wield enormous power on people and countries, their […]

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THE PHILIPPINES REOPENS

Overwhelmed by the people’s 91% unprecedented job approval and trust ratings for their president, Rodrigo Roa Duterte is returning their gesture of solid support.  The world’s—and history’s—most popular strongman will now relax the globe’s severest […]

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DUTERTE, THE GREAT

By TONY LOPEZ In the history of polling in the Philippines, I have never seen more incredible and more amazing survey results:  As of September this year, 91 of every 100 Filipinos approved of President […]