Atty. Joseph Gonzales
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Safe, elsewhere
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - July 11, 2021 - 12:00am
It is the second consecutive trip to Cebu that I have taken after my vaccine shots.
Bombshell backstory
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - July 4, 2021 - 12:00am
Bombshells exploded in Justice Antonio Carpio’s column this week.
Ode to shields
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - June 20, 2021 - 12:00am
While the government is dithering about whether or not to continue mandating the use of plastic face shields among the hapless Filipino community, perhaps, it is best to list the pros and cons of this now-ubiquitous...
Pride moments
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - June 6, 2021 - 12:00am
Much to be proud about this Pride month.
Origin theory
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - May 30, 2021 - 12:00am
That conspiracy theory that was kinda loopy, yet still kinda too-close-to-reality for comfort, that we have been incessantly hearing over the past year has just gained traction; the US government has reopened the...
Choosy vaxxy
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - May 23, 2021 - 12:00am
The current debate among our politicians is whether to announce what brand of vaccine is being administered for the day.
Masks and vaccs
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - May 16, 2021 - 12:00am
Now that the vaccine is being rolled out (sloooowly) in some parts of the country, the next discussion point is what freedoms get to be enjoyed by those who have been fully vaccinated.
How dare you
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - May 9, 2021 - 12:00am
Just what exactly did President Duterte hope to accomplish with his debate dare versus former associate justice Antonio Carpio?
Vax stage
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - April 11, 2021 - 12:00am
The past week has seen many friends, here and abroad, announcing with glee they have been vaccinated.
Unfriending duties
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - March 14, 2021 - 12:00am
Dear friends - you may soon have a new obligation!
Peace out
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - February 21, 2021 - 12:00am
Yes, Rush Limbaugh just died. We’re not supposed to speak ill of the dead, but reading the obits, the immediate reaction is, “really”?
Brazilian whacks
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - November 1, 2020 - 12:00am
The irony. The very woman given the mission to protect Filipino workers marooned abroad is the same person who abuses her domestic helper there.
Donald damage
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - October 25, 2020 - 12:00am
A BBC survey has tried to measure the impact of Trump on the rest of the world. The headline even goes “How Trump has changed the world”.
Banking on anonymity
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - September 20, 2020 - 12:00am
Banksy, the street artist whose identity has remained successfully secret, has gained notoriety in not just the art world, but also the legal community.
Shimmying to COVID
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - September 6, 2020 - 12:00am
This pandemic has forced many businesses to figure out how to continue.
Censor sensor
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - August 9, 2020 - 12:00am
Nowadays, we check out a slew of other things when encountering strangers.
Conduct report
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - November 10, 2019 - 12:00am
As we have seen over the past three mind-numbing years since fake news became the drug of choice for opportunists and power-brokers, the erudition and civility that we normally take for granted as marking public...
Martial Law 47 years ago: The good thing and the bad
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - September 21, 2019 - 12:00am
Most people, especially the victims of President Ferdinand Marcos' so-called constitutional dictatorship, would remember only the evil things about Martial Law.
Why is the president always angry?
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - August 11, 2018 - 12:00am
Every time I hear the president deliver an extemporaneous speech, each time I hear him speak words of anger, spite, and hatred, I see a young child who was deeply hurt by people who should have loved him.
Tips in reviewing for an exam
by Atty. Joseph Gonzales - September 3, 2008 - 12:00am
The cases we were required to read, some of them a thousand pages long, can’t be compared to the study load for, say, economics. (That’s the only course I dare compare law with, since that’s...
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