They were not going to take things sitting down anymore.And that voice had the power to send Ferdinand Marcos and his cohorts packing.Satellite pictures have now exposed to the world China's secret immoral rushed construction of extensive military bases, runways and stations in seven different areas deep inside the Philippines' UN defined 200 mile Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ).
Then as president on September 2016 he admitted that he would need another six months to achieve that goal ...Though nothing Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte has said or will say carries any shock value anymore, his surprising announcement on May 19 caused seismic tremors. Duterte disclosed that while attending the One Belt, One Road summit in Beijing on May 15, Chinese Premier China Xi Jinping warned him that there would be war if the Philippines tried to enforce a United Nations arbitration ruling and drill for oil in the West Philippine Sea ...Ifugao Representative Teddy Brawner Baguilat has expressed serious concern that President Rodrigo Duterte is dangerously close to becoming a dictator and it may just happen without Congress doing its constitutional role to be a check against abuses by any other equal branch of government ...We Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte repeated statements he made a year ago regarding boxing legend and current senator, Manny Pacquiao: Gusto kita gawing presidente adding, alam mo kaya mo (I want to make you presidentyou know you can handle it).We hope that the recently concluded Asean Summit in Manila and President Rodrigo Duterte's meetings with world leaders has opened his eyes to the pivotal role the Philippines must play in the region and the world ...10931, left it to lawmakers and government executives to figure out a way to fund it, for the 2018-2019 school year ...President Rodrigo Duterte won the most votes among US overseas Filipino voters in the May 2016 elections partly due to his strong showing in The Filipino Channel (TFC) special town hall forum on the Philippine elections held on May 1, 2016 and presented to a TV audience of 250,000 cable subscribers.Tiojanco warns that a liberal democracy whose citizens have little faith in the freedoms of democracy is a dictatorship-in-waiting. thesis, Doomen argues that both freedom and equality are essential to the survival of a liberal democracy.Jasper Doomen is a professor of Constitutional and Administrative law at the UKs Open University. During the Martial Law regime of Ferdinand Marcos, the Philippines had neither.At this town hall forum, representatives from all the presidential candidates passionately presented their candidates' views on a variety of topics and were cheered on by their supporters dressed festively in the political colors of their candidates ..." Philippine Ombudswoman Conchita Carpio-Morales just filed criminal charges against former president Benigno Aquino III for the blotched military operation commonly known as the Mamasapano Massacre.Former Philippine National Police (PNP) Director General Alan Purisima and former Director Getulio Napeas of the Special Action Force (SAF) were likewise charged along with Aquino.