Tag Archive: politics
The Seven Secrets of Building Political Dynasties
In this article, let us examine how politicians perpetuate themselves in power. Because in the world of politics there is no such thing as public service, its public serves. We serve our political masters and not public servants serving us.
Political Bashing and Freedom of Speech
Talk about prayer rallies? Why are they using prayers as political weapons? Thats blasphemy! They are having novenas for peace and prosperity but burning Gloria effigies and brandishing hate slogans at the same time. Thats weird! Lately, they clobbered a poor military agent before the Commission on Human Rights stepped in. In the end, the rally went “peacefully.”
The Heated Rivalry of the Partido Nacionalista and Partido Liberal
Partido Nacionalista is oldest political part of the Philippines and basically the party that gave birth to Philippine nationhood as the founding Presidents of the country (Quezon, Osmena and Roxas) were from this party. The party began as the country’s vehicle for independence, through the building of a modern nation-state, and through the advocacy of efficient self rule, dominating the Philippine Assembly (1907–1916), the Philippine Legislature (1916–1935) and the pre-war years of the Commonwealth of the Philippines (1935–1941).