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Deteriorating quality of senatoriables
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - October 20, 2018 - 12:00am
There are more than a hundred or so who have recklessly and imprudently, without evident pre-meditation, filed their certificates of candidacy for senators.
The season for political butterflies and opportunism
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - October 18, 2018 - 12:00am
In our country today and for many decades, the traditional politicians do easily transfer political affiliations in the same manner they change their shirts and pants.
The campaign for federalism is falling
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - October 16, 2018 - 12:00am
If we ask the ordinary person or the average Filipino in the streets today, whether or not not he or she has a working knowledge on federalism, the most likely response would be ranging from complete ignorance to...
Universities and colleges alleged red recruitment centers?
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - October 13, 2018 - 12:00am
The 18 institutions of learning tagged by Malacañang as centers for recruitment by leftist organizations are crying foul.
What could be probable motives for killing mayors and vice mayors?
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - October 12, 2018 - 12:00am
There have already been more than ten mayors and more than five vice mayors who were liquidated by unknown elements since the current government came into power.
Would you encourage your children to work in government?
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - October 8, 2018 - 12:00am
I would respect any affirmative answer to this.
It’s high time to abolish the Lower House
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - October 7, 2018 - 12:00am
We are spending billions every day to subsidize a body composed of family dynasties, inept, incompetent, and many dishonest, abusive and lazy members of a non-performing assembly of the privileged ruling class.
How prepared are our mayors for disasters?
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - October 3, 2018 - 12:00am
The tragedy that happened in Tinaan, Naga City, last week was a grim wakeup call for all town chief executives to master the science and art of disaster preparedness, with acquisition of adequate competence and skills...
Presidential performance, sliding down
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - October 1, 2018 - 12:00am
The latest survey shows that the presidential popularity has gone down by no less than 15 points between June and September.
Fiesta of Argao, Cebu’s most progressive southern town
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - September 29, 2018 - 12:00am
Today, September 29, all roads lead to Argao. It is the fiesta of the land of my birth, Cebu's southeastern jewel, perhaps the most progressive and biggest (in area and population, about 75,000) of all towns south...
LGU executives should be on top in disaster management
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - September 24, 2018 - 12:00am
While Typhoon Ompong was threatening Luzon including Metro Manila, in the east coast of the USA Hurricane Florence was wreaking havoc in the Atlantic coasts of North and South Carolina, the northern parts of Florida...
We still can learn from the American ways
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - September 23, 2018 - 12:00am
If we only put aside our foolish pride and our wrong concept of nationalism and be humble enough to accept we have a lot of room for improvement in behavior and character, I think we still can pick up some important...
What Philippine officials should learn from Hamilton
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - September 22, 2018 - 12:00am
A fortnight ago, we were in Broadway, particularly at Robert Rodgers Theater, along the 46th Street in the heart of Manhattan, not far away from New York's Central Park. Shown on stage was the political bio of one...
The Filipinos in Las Vegas, Reno, and Tahoe
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - September 17, 2018 - 12:00am
We are here in the city of lights and casinos, Las Vegas, Nevada's top revenue-generating city in the middle of the desert. My client owns one of the casino hotels and we are billeted in the penthouse with a 360-degree...
The Broadway musicals in New York
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - September 16, 2018 - 12:00am
What our national music icon and jewel Lea Salonga started in New York (and later in London) has elevated the stature of Filipino singers, dancers, and musicians to a much higher level now. Pinoys are much respected...
What's happening to our town, Ronda?
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - September 15, 2018 - 12:00am
Today, the fifteenth of September is the town fiesta of our beloved town, Ronda, a fourth-class municipality some 81 kilometers southwest in the Cebu peninsular province.
Not sleepless in Seattle, amazed at Washington
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - September 10, 2018 - 12:00am
We are staying for the weekend in the state of Washington, the northwestern most state of the USA, an hour and forty minutes from the Canadian border.
Well, you really can’t fight Malacañang
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - September 6, 2018 - 12:00am
It is not impossible to be a vocal oppositionist, even with a strong and adversarial president.
Those crazy rich Filipino politicians
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - September 3, 2018 - 12:00am
Politics in the Philippines, just like anywhere else, is a big business. Make no mistake about it.
OFWS enjoy full protection by Philippine labor laws abroad?
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - September 2, 2018 - 11:51pm
If you ask some recruiters and other parties deploying Filipino migrant workers abroad, they might tell you (out of malice or pure ignorance) that Philippine labor laws are applicable only in Philippine territory,...
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