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Cebu City, the original and only true Queen City of the South
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - February 24, 2020 - 12:00am
Today, the queen is celebrating its 83rd anniversary as a chartered city, thanks to the great Don Vicente Rama who authored Commonwealth Act 58 (House Bill 1428), signed into law on February 24, 1937, nine years...
Between a scheming China and an arrogant America
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - February 17, 2020 - 12:00am
We don’t exactly love the USA anymore this time, for many reasons, both obvious and covert, but China is definitely and conclusively worse than the US.
Democrats gearing up to defeat Donald Trump
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - February 10, 2020 - 12:00am
My latest survey among the Filipino communities in the US tells me that there is a strong possibility that the Democrats can beat Donald Trump in November.
How do the world's ten wealthiest persons think and act?
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - February 3, 2020 - 12:00am
We, the ordinary mortals, who spend like rich people during Christmas, and then become debt-riddled in January, should reflect on what unique traits and characters distinguish the truly wealthy ones.
We sadly lack the US political system’s stability
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - January 27, 2020 - 12:00am
In the Philippines, any Tomas, Dikoy or Hilaria can create his own political party, register it and run for public office.
When the superpowers collide, the small nations suffer
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - January 15, 2020 - 12:00am
The collateral damage in these current tensions in the Middle East are being inflicted on the smaller countries which are dependent on Iran and other Gulf countries for oil.
Repatriating two million OFWS from the Middle East
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - January 13, 2020 - 12:00am
We have, at the very least, two million Filipinos in the Middle East, both documented and undocumented. How do we bring them home to save them from the war erupting in Iran?
The Three Kings and Three Musketeers in Philippine and Cebu Politics
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - January 6, 2020 - 12:00am
Three is a lucky number in 2020, according to astrologists. Who are the three most powerful politicians in the Philippines today?
Beware of liars, rascals, scoundrels, and scalawags
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - December 28, 2019 - 12:00am
Today is the Innocents' Day, commemorating the mass extra-judicial killing (worse than the Ampatuan massacre of 58 people), of all male babies in Israel as ordered by King Herod, the mass slaughter of the innocents....
To stay married after 41 years and counting
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - December 23, 2019 - 12:00am
In today's era of instant weddings, divorces, annulments, legal separations, abandonment of spouses, nasty court litigations, custody of children, and property ownership and possessions, I’m proud to remain...
Why resume the peace talks with the reds?
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - December 21, 2019 - 12:00am
Experience should have taught us by now that we can never talk peace with the communists. But here we are again.
Massive bribery, masquerading as Christmas gifts
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - December 20, 2019 - 12:00am
Oh, Christmas giving, how many crimes are being committed in your name?
No DOLE inspections this season
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - December 19, 2019 - 12:00am
If you and your staff are visited by some guys who pretend to be inspecting your company this Christmas, you may call the office of DOLE-7 Director Salome Siaton or Assistant Director Lilia Estillore.
Are Chinese crimes and job-raiding being tolerated?
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - December 18, 2019 - 12:00am
Are we really afraid of the Chinese that we seem to be treating them with much tolerance, and allow them to create chaos, commit crimes, and let them snatch jobs from our own workers?
Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle: Future Pope
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - December 16, 2019 - 12:00am
Finally, our country, the biggest Catholic nation in Asia and the Pacific will have a papabili, or a viable candidate for the seat of St. Peter. To be in Pope Francis' curia or cabinet is finding himself a breath...
The future of Cebu politics: Duke, Samsam, Gungun
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - December 12, 2019 - 12:00am
The next few years in Cebu will be dominated by only three big names; Duke, Samsam, and Gungun.
10 reasons why the Labor Code should be amended
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - December 10, 2019 - 12:00am
I was invited by DOLE to the department's anniversary falling on Immaculate Conception. This is my message to my good friend, Secretary Bebot Bello.
The 10 Commandments on Christmas gift-giving
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - December 9, 2019 - 12:00am
The original meaning of gift-giving shown by the three kings is lost.
Christmas parties 101
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - December 4, 2019 - 12:00am
The party days are here again.
Is Bonifacio a better hero than Jose Rizal?
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - November 29, 2019 - 12:00am
Tomorrow is the 146th birth anniversary of Gat Andres Bonifacio, founder and Supremo of the Katipunan and the prime mover of the revolution against Spain's 377 years of subjugating our country and people.
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