Category Archives: Perry Diaz

China plays Duterte for a sucker

By Perry Diaz RECENTLY, Mgdalo party-list Rep. Gary Alejano exposed a “secret deal” worked out between President Rodrigo Duterte and the Chinese that would allow the Institute of Oceanology of Chinese Academy

Dancing cha-cha to Duterte’s tune

By Perry Diaz EVER SINCE the Constitution was drawn in 1987 in the aftermath of the EDSA People Power Revolution, several attempts have been made to revise or change the Constitution. The

Where is the Marcos Loot hidden?

By Perry Diaz ON August 29, 2017, President Rodrigo Duterte said that members of the Marcos family were “willing to open” and “return” to the government the questionable wealth, including a “few

Will impeaching Sereno succeed?

By Perry Diaz For the third time in Philippine history, a Chief Justice of the Supreme Court has been besieged with impeachment complaints. The first one, former Chief Justice Hilario Davide Jr.

Is the government losing the war on drugs?

By Perry Diaz WHEN President Rodrigo Duterte took office on June 30, 2016, he vowed to rid the country of illegal drugs, crime, and corruption in three to six months. Six months

Digong’s war against the reds and yellows  

By Perry Diaz   IN A COUNTRY where groups and organizations are identified by colors, two groups – the “reds” and the “yellows” – have taken center stage in the political arena.