Atty. Josephus Jimenez
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Too many Judases in Philippine society
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - March 20, 2018 - 12:00am
Our nation is like a jungle where the strong, powerful, and rich eat the small and powerless. A dog-eat-dog arena where might is considered right.
How could Jesus lose to Barabbas?
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - March 12, 2018 - 12:00am
In the open elections by viva voce, before the court of Pontius Pilate, the revered master, healer, and teacher, Jesus Christ, lost to the convicted rebel, notorious robber, and heinous criminal Barabbas.
Cebu City needs an excellent leader, not a “trapo”
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - March 5, 2018 - 12:00am
Considering the multiple and complex problems besetting our premier city today, which used to be the true and original Queen City of the South, I strongly submit that its chief executive should be more of a managerial...
We should oppose divorce by all means
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - March 4, 2018 - 12:00am
Yes, we support the president’s fight in many fronts. But we oppose divorce, no matter by what name it is called.
What’s happening in the Supreme Court?
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - February 28, 2018 - 12:00am
There is a tempest brewing in the Supreme Court. An unprecedented event in over a hundred years of history. Reportedly, 10 of the 15 associate justices of the High Court, together with the association of Court employees,...
Did the government fail to protect OFWs?
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - February 27, 2018 - 12:00am
To those criticizing the government in relation to the case of Joanna Demafiles, they better study the facts, law, and factors surrounding Philippine labor migration.
No one died when I was the Kuwait labor attaché
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - February 22, 2018 - 12:00am
Perhaps I was just too lucky or I had a very supportive ambassador helping me all the way, and a team of competent, committed and conscientious staff working very hard under my leadership.
Stop deploying maids to Kuwait and everywhere else
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - January 28, 2018 - 12:00am
It is not enough that we stop deploying OFWs to Kuwait. We should stop sending maids anywhere and everywhere in the whole world.
Rumors of revolutionary government and martial law
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - December 10, 2017 - 4:00pm
To many Filipinos, it is quite disconcerting to be waiting for Christmas amid some rumors of a possible revolutionary government or martial law in the entire nation.
Strong objections to the medical marijuana bill
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - October 7, 2017 - 4:00pm
We really do not understand why Sen. Risa Hontiveros is pushing for the passage of Senate Bill 1313, the so-called Public Health Intervention for Drug Abuse Bill, which she filed last February.
The deadening silence of the church, the press and NGOs
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - August 23, 2017 - 4:00pm
A child allegedly died in the hands of the police. Everyone has said his piece.
When your own wife accuses you of irregularities
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - August 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
One of the greatest paradoxes in life is that we always hurt the ones we love the most, or the ones we used to love the most.
SONA tips: Comparing the Philippines with Singapore
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - July 22, 2017 - 4:00pm
Fort Canning Hotel, Singapore – One way to tell people about the state of the nation is to compare the Philippines with other ASEAN member-nations.
Seventeen successfully kicked off 1st world tour ‘Diamond Edge’ in Seoul
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - July 22, 2017 - 5:09am
South Korean boy group Seventeen has successfully hold their first world tour, "Diamond Edge," in Seoul, Korea.
Thoughts of a wedding godfather
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - July 6, 2017 - 4:00pm
Today, we fly to Cebu to stand as wedding sponsors to the son of my best friend for 30 years who was also my student in the Gullas Law school, UV in 1978. His son is a law student set to marry his classmate in law...
The president’s first year performance
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - June 28, 2017 - 4:00pm
The Filipinos are now either haters or admirers of the President.
The immense joys of being a teacher
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - June 25, 2017 - 4:00pm
Yesterday, I met my last surviving teacher.
Teaching labor laws for some nobler purpose
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - June 24, 2017 - 4:00pm
I have a feeling of pride and a sense of accomplishment, that for 40 years now, I have been teaching law, mostly labor laws, with passion and great sense of mission. I did not do it for the salary (for it was mostly...
Finger-pointing after every disaster
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - June 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
There is a phenomenon in human life that transcends time and place, cuts across boundaries of race, religion, gender, political ideologies, and economic and social status.
How do we secure our school children from terrorists?
by Atty. Josephus Jimenez - June 5, 2017 - 4:00pm
Assuming that a terrorist is completely heartless and conscienceless, granting that a suicide bomber is a decidedly brutal beast, full of hatred and anger, would he not target the public and private schools and even...
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