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The problem with fake news

Opinion
The problem with fake news is who gets to define it. Is it government? The media? The Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP)? Should we be democratic ...
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Duterte to #LeniLeaks plotters: “Good luck”

News
DAVAO CITY, January 10, 2017 — President Rodrigo Duterte wished those supposedly plotting to destabilize the Duterte administration good luck, according to Presidential Communications Office head Martin Andanar. In ...
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Smith & Forge ad goes viral, 27M views in 20 hours

commercial spot created by creative team at Thrillist for Smith & Forge hard cider has been viewed more than 27,000,000 times in 20 hours on Facebook.
Feature Life
A commercial spot created by creative team at Thrillist for Smith & Forge hard cider has been viewed more than 27,000,000 times in 20 hours on Facebook. The ...
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Duterte offers carrots and sticks

Opinion
The last three speeches of President Rodrigo Duterte delivered before the police, armed forces, and the air force are so powerful because they have the following ingredients: 1. ...
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Casilao files bill to end labor contractualization

News
Taking a cue from President Duterte, Anak Pawis Partylist Rep. Ariel Casilao has filed a measure abolishing the contractualization employment scheme in the country. During the campaign period, ...
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Can Duterte renew the people’s faith in government?

Opinion
Duterte’s inaugural speech pointed out a crisis of legitimacy afflicting our Republic. A crisis fomented by the people’s loss of confidence in government, which Duterte considered as the real ...
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Duterte firm on curfew for minors

News
President-elect Rodrigo Duterte is bent on implementing a 10 p.m. curfew for unescorted minors throughout the country. “The curfew will be strictly implemented nationwide,” Duterte announced during today’s ...
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Duterte’s Words Force People to Re-Examine Own Values

Life
Whether you like what he says or not, one thing that people can surely agree on is that the pronouncements of Philippine President-elect Rodrigo Duterte get people talking. ...
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Duterte Offers DENR Post to Gina Lopez

News Politics
DAVAO CITY (June 20, 2016) — President-elect Rodrigo Duterte today offered the position of DENR Secretary to Gina Lopez, the Chair of the ABS-CBN Lingkod Bayan Foundation. Duterte made ...
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How Much is 71 Billion Pesos Worth?

Opinion
How much is 71 billion pesos worth? For people like Senator-elect Kiko Pangilinan, who see money as nothing more than a representation of material wealth, the worth of ...
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