Tagged: politics

The Philippine Civil War: Corona, Aquino, and the Impeachment

The Philippine Civil War: Corona, Aquino, and the Impeachment

Right now, the Philippines is experiencing a tumultuous event never before seen in its legal history.  All eyes are riveted at the sensational trial of no less than the Chief Justice of the Supreme...

Full Text of the Corona Impeachment Complaint

Full Text of the Corona Impeachment Complaint

The full article can be found here.   For some reason, the Senate is focusing on the Article II violation.  I’m a layman so I don’t quite know or understand the implications, anyway.

A LINE IN THE SAND: Edsa, Arroyo and the future of Philippine politics

A LINE IN THE SAND: Edsa, Arroyo and the future of Philippine politics

…A healthy life cycle of a country involves a long period of contraction—the centralization of control, the taking in of power, and the emergence of monarchy—and then a short period of release, which is the exercise of democracy…

Striking a “Roe” Nerve: the troubles of Gov. Palin

Striking a “Roe” Nerve: the troubles of Gov. Palin

Palin’s personal life, however, is not the only thing at issue. It goes far deeper than shrewd politicking that both camps share. There is a big elephant in the room, and neither Republicans nor...