Josephus Jimenez
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The Peoples' Initiative is dead before arrival
by Josephus Jimenez - February 22, 2024 - 12:00am
From the words of the presidential sister, Senator Imee Marcos herself, echoing the opinions of retired Chief Justice Hilario G Davide Jr, senior associate Justice Antonio Carpio, Constitutional Commissioner Christian...
Stop using the people for trapos' hidden agenda
by Josephus Jimenez - February 21, 2024 - 12:00am
From the Senate hearings and from the official position of highly-respected and truly honorable legal experts, including the eminent retired justices of the Supreme Court, it is becoming clearer and clearer each...
Focus on the US Supreme Court on Trump's disqualification
by Josephus Jimenez - February 20, 2024 - 12:00am
The US Supreme Court is the highest court in America, based in the country's capital in Washington, D.C. I had the honor of visiting this hallowed building along with the White House and the US Capitol sometime in...
Beyond the boundaries of love, workplace immorality and illicit sex
by Josephus Jimenez - February 15, 2024 - 12:00am
In my online seminar yesterday and in the two volumes of hardbound books I wrote, I discussed more than 20 cases of improper employee behavior in the workplace, including sexual harassment, teachers' immorality inside...
The peoples' destiny in the Year of the Dragon
by Josephus Jimenez - February 9, 2024 - 12:00am
There is nothing sacrilegious or heretical for Catholics like us to believe in feng shui.
What if the Cha-cha will make us parliamentary?
by Josephus Jimenez - February 8, 2024 - 12:00am
Thinking Filipinos who use their coconuts and could not be bought with a hundred peso "ayuda" do not really buy this canard that only economic provisions will be amended by Cha-cha.
The difference between a peoples' initiative and a trapo's Trojan horse
by Josephus Jimenez - January 24, 2024 - 12:00am
The basic problem that we face today is that most of our political leaders do not respect the basic rights of the people, whom they are sworn to serve.
Save the country, reject the cha-cha
by Josephus Jimenez - January 23, 2024 - 12:00am
The trapos are on the rampage again, using public funds to bribe the people into supporting a charter change that will allow Chinese and other foreigners to own our lands, exploit our natural resources, run our schools,...
America's 2024 elections and the impact on us
by Josephus Jimenez - January 18, 2024 - 12:00am
Well, whether we enjoy or abhor it, the future of the Philippines is closely intertwined with that of the US. Our politics, our economy, our security largely depend on American policies and actions in the Asia-Pacific...
Global, regional, domestic, political realignments in 2024
by Josephus Jimenez - January 17, 2024 - 12:00am
Filipinos should be alert this year.
What Filipinos should learn from “Gomburza”
by Josephus Jimenez - January 13, 2024 - 12:00am
The movie “Gomburza”, like the film about General Antonio Luna, reminded us that we, Filipinos, belong to a race that we could all be proud of, a race of valor, dignity, and honor.
Legislative power to arrest and imprison witnesses
by Josephus Jimenez - January 11, 2024 - 12:00am
The core function of law, to my mind, is to make sure that those who have powers should not use these to bully and terrorize the powerless.
Congressional contempt powers: Scope and limits
by Josephus Jimenez - January 10, 2024 - 12:00am
There were some resource persons and witnesses invited to Senate and House committee hearings and then not allowed to go home, having been declared in contempt.
New year reminders to our legislators
by Josephus Jimenez - January 5, 2024 - 12:00am
This new year, our legislators are expected to improve the quality of law-making and review the limits of their powers to investigate in aid of legislation.
A huge budget for ayuda, perpetuating people mendicancy
by Josephus Jimenez - January 4, 2024 - 12:00am
The P5.768 trillion National Budget for 2024 is another ambitious financial plan to spend money that will be mostly sourced from foreign and domestic borrowings.
This bloody year of 2023 ends with 123123
by Josephus Jimenez - December 31, 2023 - 12:00am
Those who believe in the science of numerology hold the view that the rare chronological occurrence of December 23, 2023, represented by 123123, is a magical confluence of multiple forces of energies that can spell...
2023: A year of poverty and social injustice
by Josephus Jimenez - December 29, 2023 - 12:00am
The year 2023 is a year of political tremors globally, regionally, and even locally here in the Philippines.
Holy Innocents Day: Summary Executions of Children
by Josephus Jimenez - December 28, 2023 - 12:00am
If King Herod were alive today, he would surely be summoned by the International Court of Justice for committing the most despicable and shocking massacres of innocent children, as testified to by a number of competent...
Lovely stories about Christmas carols
by Josephus Jimenez - December 21, 2023 - 12:00am
Like our faith, music brings people together.
How is Christmas celebrated all over the world?
by Josephus Jimenez - December 20, 2023 - 12:00am
Out of the total world population of eight billion people in 2023, about three billion are Christians from America to Zimbabwe.
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