Atty. Josephus B Jimenez
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What the president should tell the people during the SONA
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - July 21, 2019 - 12:00am
Today, Senator Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao defends his world welterweight title against an undefeated and much younger foe, 30-year-old Keith Thurman, in Las Vegas. Will it be good news for him? Or will Thurman finally...
Isko Moreno should be the model of all city mayors
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - July 20, 2019 - 12:00am
If Isko Moreno can do it in Manila, why not all the other city mayors all over the country? In just a few days, the young man from Tondo, who rose to be the chief executive of the premier city of Manila, made some...
National convention of nation's HR managers in Cebu
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - July 17, 2019 - 12:00am
Today, in the Waterfront Hotel Lahug, some 2,000 members of the PMAP or People Management Association of the Philippines convene in the hotel's Grand Ballroom as the association opens its 56th annual conference....
Is government killing the goose that lays the golden eggs?
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - July 16, 2019 - 12:00am
Tomorrow, in the 56th national convention of all the country's HR professionals, in Waterfront Lahug, this writer has been asked to speak on how business is helping or hurting the economy.
When arrogance is aggravated by vindictiveness
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - July 9, 2019 - 12:00am
Public officials can never become true public servants if they are infected with the cancer of arrogance exacerbated by an acute gangrene of vindictiveness.
Should a sitting justice be publicly espousing on political issues?
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - July 7, 2019 - 12:00am
It’s only right that Justice Antonio Carpio inhibit himself from hearing the petition for a writ involving the West Philippine Sea. He has already spoken against the official position of the government and...
Separation of powers: Executive, Legislative, and Judiciary
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - July 3, 2019 - 12:00am
Sometimes the most innocent children just, out of the blue, ask the most difficult questions and then make us think of the most fundamental things.
The new team in City Hall, potentials and prospects
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - July 2, 2019 - 12:00am
I am crossing my fingers that the new boys in the block are going to do more and better than their predecessors.
Changing of the guard – The assumption of new and old officials
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - June 29, 2019 - 12:00am
Tomorrow, there will be more than 18,000 positions, from the Senate to the different Sangguniang Bayans, that are going to be occupied again by a combination of neophytes and old-timers.
Why go to Hong Kong after suing the Chinese president?
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - June 28, 2019 - 12:00am
Sometimes, the most brilliant people do tend to forget the most simple of rules.
Should we have a city government run by all lawyers?
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - June 26, 2019 - 12:00am
Is the Cebu City government going to be run by an all-lawyer team in the next three years? I’m not casting aspersion, just asking. Is this the best team for the city?
What makes an outstanding Law school?
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - June 25, 2019 - 12:00am
Should we call a Law school outstanding just because it produces Bar topnotchers every year? With due respect, I don't think so. Academic excellence without social relevance is just a selfish pursuit, if I may be...
Honoring the Genius, Dr. Jose Protasio Rizal Mercado Alonso y Realonda
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - June 19, 2019 - 12:00am
How do we honor the greatest Malayan who ever lived?
Honoring Dr. Jose Rizal's 158th birth anniversary tomorrow
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - June 18, 2019 - 12:00am
Having been born on June 19, 1861, Dr. Jose Rizal, the greatest Malayan who ever lived, should have been 158 years old today. He was executed on December 30, 1896 at the age of 35.
Freedom without food, justice without jobs
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - June 12, 2019 - 12:00am
Today's 121st Independence Day has no meaning to the poor, homeless, jobless, and hopeless Filipinos.
Corrupt voters and corrupt candidates in a corrupt electoral system
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - June 5, 2019 - 12:00am
Corruption, according to Wikipedia, is a form of dishonesty or criminal activity undertaken by a person or organization entrusted with a position of authority, often to acquire illicit gain.
How did both southerners Garcia and Davide conquer the north?
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - May 29, 2019 - 12:00am
In history and in geography, I learned that the north is always richer and more powerful than the south.
How did Gwen Garcia defeat Agnes Magpale in all seven districts?
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - May 27, 2019 - 12:00am
The dragon lady from Dumanjug and Barili, Gwendolyn Garcia, is now the most powerful Cebu politician.
Postscript to the last elections in the Second District
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - May 26, 2019 - 12:00am
The last polls demonstrated that Willy Caminero is invincible in the district, and that the man who can defeat him has not yet been born.
The unexpected fall of the Estrada Empire
by Atty. Josephus B Jimenez - May 22, 2019 - 12:00am
It was complete devastation. The entire Estrada Clan was politically massacred. Erap lost in Manila along with his daughter (with Laarni) Jerika.
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