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Matter of Taste

The following is from a British journalist stationed in the Philippines. His observations are so hilarious! This was written in 1999. I have now been in this country for over six years, and consider myself in most respects well assimilated. However, there is one key step on the road Read more »

Supreme Court – NO to people’s initiative

The Philippine Supreme Court building in Manila. The Philippine Supreme Court vetoed a move to change the presidential system to a unicameral parliamentary government, dealing a blow to President Gloria Arroyo’s economic agenda.(AFP/Romeo Gacad)

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The guy is Comics. Writes, draws and has dedicated his time to advocating the success of the Comics industry in the Philippines. Drop by a Barnes and Noble, grab a comics history book and there’s a good chance you’ll find his name mentioned. We could talk more but we’ll let Read more »

Arroyo Gains Points

Gloria Macapagal Arroyo is slowly regaining public support in the Philippines, according to a poll by Social Weather Stations. 37 per cent of respondents are satisfied with the performance of their president, up eight points since March.


A Filipino protester display placards while shouting anti-government slogans during a protest in Manila October 25, 2006. The Philippine Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday against holding a plebiscite on shifting the country to a parliamentary form of government in a major blow for President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo. ‘CHACHA’ refers Read more »

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