Tag Archives: Platforms

In the News: RP's biggest group of cooperatives endorses Gordon (Philstar – 04/20/2010)

It is heartening to see cooperatives endorse Gordon. For one good reason, cooperatives represent the small and medium enterprises – Filipinos who generate jobs and create opportunities for themselves and other Filipinos. RP’s biggest group of cooperatives endorses Gordon By Mike Frialde (The Philippine Star) Updated April 20, 2010 12:00 AM MANILA, Philippines –  The […]

Dick Gordon: You Don't Have to Vote for Me

It’s not every day that I find a candidate who speaks his mind – speaks it well, and speaks the TRUTHs which we are often most inclined to deny. Gordon is a man who will do the right thing – and he will not tell you what you want to hear just so he can get your vote. He will tell you the painful truth, he sticks to the facts, he provides viable workable solutions – and some audacious ones. No wonder – he’s not popular. So, is the dentist (not popular). But when you have a toothache – that’s where you go. In these series of interviews, I invite you all to listen and hear Gordon for yourself – you owe it to yourself – we may never see another great candidate in our lifetime, another “great president we didn’t have” like Raul Roco.

A Tale of Two Countries – Korea and the Philippines

Korea and the Philippines. Bow. Both were under the Japanese. Both were under the Americans. Both were “born” after World War II. South Korea was among Asia’s weakest economies. The Philippines was “next to Japan” – by virtue of the American infrastructure and developments. Both had dictators – Park Chung Hee and Ferdinand Marcos were […]

Is "Integrity" the Correct Issue?

I came across Armando Doronila’s article on the Pulse Asia October 2009 Survey Results. He writes: Central issue of 2010 race is integrity – INQUIRER.net, Philippine News for Filipinos Whether or not Aquino will continue to hold his wide margin as the election approaches is a matter of conjecture. Villar and Aquino’s other rivals have […]