Category News

#Filipinos are suckers for fake news

Update: Dr Agnes Callamard gave an update on May 16, 2017 that she is well and free. Philippines #fakenews is busted! A story on the arrest of UN Rapporteur Dr. Agnes Callamard has been making the rounds on social media lately. The links are from sites gma-tv.com and t1mes.com. Here’s the snapshot from gma-tv.com. Here’s […]

Iran’s Summer of Discontent: Is this a Preview of the Philippines 2010 Elections?

I have been closely watching Iran’s summer of discontent and rage on digital cable TV since last weekend. That the scenes are reminiscent of the cries of Liberte’ as the French laid siege to the Bastille in 1789, the prelude to the fall of the Iron Curtain, and more recently the seeming regularity of despots […]