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Cayetano fires back at Rappler: Does supporting Duterte make us dogs/tuta?

Dear Rappler,I have always respected your media organization and reporters even when I disagreed with them, and yes, even when untrue or nasty things were written about me.That's because I believe in the freedom of the press, the value of information...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 30, 2017

Netizens weigh in on Maxine Medina’s answer in Miss U

The most prestigious beauty pageant in the world saw a new queen today as Iris Mittenaere of France was crowned as the 65th Miss Universe at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay.What was missing from the finalists, however, was the host country Philippine...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 30, 2017

Open letter to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg: Take action on detractors

In an open letter to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Duterte supporter RG San Luis asked that the social media giant take action on the “mass reporting” done against pro-Duterte Facebook pages by their detractors, most of which are affiliated with...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 29, 2017

#DisinviteLeni: UST alumnus asks why Leni should attend Miss U

After news of Vice President Leni Robredo not being invited to the Miss Universe pageant on Monday circulated in the air waves, netizens are now questioning why VP Leni should grace such event.Mark Lopez, an alumnus of University of Santo Tomas, in a...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 29, 2017

Open letter to all Maxine bashers: Where are your FAMILY VALUES? Such a shame!

To All Maxine bashers:by DeeDee VillegasIt is such a shame that you are bashing our representative; you are bashing the Philippines, indirectly.I thought Filipinos are so good with FAMILY VALUES? Let me ask you, if you somehow did a minor error...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 29, 2017

Open letter to CBCP, priests, bishops: Admit heinous crime of Church and humbly say: “MEA CULPA"

AN OPEN LETTER TO THE CATHOLIC BISHOPS’ CONFERENCE OF THE PHILIPPINES:Pedro KiamcoYour Eminence(s) and Excellency(s):It is said that “history repeats itself.” History has something to TEACH those who want to learn from the mistakes and tragedie...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 28, 2017

Lionhearted netizen to Robredo: You even took the spotlight from Maxine

After Vice President Leni Robredo shared that she was not given an invitation to watch the 2017 Miss Universe Competition, a netizen ranted about how she took the spotlight away from Philippines' candidate Maxine Medina instead of helping her against...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 28, 2017

UP doctor blames PH flunks in Rule of Law Index on mainstream media

Doctor Ethel Pineda on her Facebook page blamed the media and the slow justice system for latestdrop of the Philippines in its ranking in the World Justice Project's (WJP) 2016 Rule of Law Index that Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno pointed to the...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 28, 2017

“YELLOW SCUM”: Veteran journo slams Aquino supporters for “diversion” claim

In a Facebook post dated January 27, journalist Jojo Robles called out supporters of former President Noynoy Aquino for their “mantra of diversion” calling them “yellow scums.”According to Robles, this comes after claims that Aquino already d...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 28, 2017

Ex-Air Force Pilot slams Noynoy: Maraming p*tang*na! You call yourself commander-in-chief?

From a retired Air Force general who is still raging over the betrayal of those who didn't lift a finger to save the SAF44.Read full letter of Gen. Romeo Poquiz below:"For 2 years, I kept my outrage to myself on the Mamasapano incident. Wit...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 27, 2017

South Korean to Filipinos: You go to church every Sunday, but nothing has been changed

Filipinos always complain about the corruption in the Philippines. Do you really think the corruption is the problem of the Philippines?I do not think so. I strongly believe that the problem is the lack of love for the PhilippinesLet me first talk ab...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 27, 2017

What Susan Ople told Bato de la Rosa in her open letter is very striking

Dear General De la Rosa,I couldn't sleep last night.I can't get over how members of the Philippine National Police conspired to abduct, kill and profit from the murder of a South Korean businessman.It hurts like hell, and I don't even know the guy.Wh...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 26, 2017

UP Doctor sinupalpal ang mga 'huwad na oposisyon'

Narito na ang mahabang diskursong sagot ko sa isang di naman humihingi ng kasagutan. Gusto ko lang. Hindi sa kawalan ng paggalang, subalit nais ko lamang pabulaanan ang mga paratang laban kay Pangulong Duterte:ISANG PAGTUTOL SA HUWAD NA OPOSISYONni F...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 26, 2017

Prominent lawyer says Aquino was never a hero, just an accidental president who played with lives

Atty Trixie Cruz-Angeles on her Facebook page hit former President Benigno Aquino III was never a a hero, a statesman or a good leader.Composite photos from Twitter and Pinoy Article NewsShe said this in light of the Mamasapano incident two years ago...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 26, 2017

Prominent lawyer says Aquino was never a hero, just an 'accidental president'

Atty Trixie Cruz-Angeles on her Facebook page hit former President Benigno Aquino III was never a a hero, a statesman or a good leader."He could never be a hero. Nor a statesman. Nor a great leader. He was just a toy soldier, an accidental president,...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 26, 2017

Lawyer: Hold PNoy accountable for 44 deaths but Duterte should also be accountable for 7,000

Atty Jesus Falcis is his Facebook post, reminded the people that President Rodrigo Duterte must be accounted for the death of seven thousand Filipinos, in light of the recent investigation he ordered for the death of 44 soldiers in Mamasapano two yea...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 25, 2017

UST alumnus hits Aquino and Purisma: Nakagat ang dila at naihi sa nanilaw nilang brip

Ben Bañares in his Facebook page said that former President Benigno Aquino III and former Philippine National Police Chief Alan Purisima are now biting their tongues and peeing in their underwears after President Rodrigo Duterte announced a probe on...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 25, 2017

Political strategist slams Jim Paredes: Mamasapano was done with Aquino's blessing, unlike PNP killings

Political strategist Malou Tiquia rebutted singer Jim Paredes' accusation that the investigation on the killing of the SAF 44 in Mamasapano two years ago was meant to distract the public from the murder of a Korean businessman by the police.Composite...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 25, 2017

Open letter to G Toengi criticizing Mocha: " Such bitterness, you failed in the past too"

Davi Dan Sagario from Cebu City on his Facebook account, attacked Filipino-American actress G. Toengi after the latter questioned the credibility of sexy-star now Movie and Television Review and Classification Board member Mocha Uson for the position...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 25, 2017

UP law prof explains why people love Du30: Unlike Trump, he cares for the middle class

Doctor and human rights advocate Lorraine Marie Badoy in her Facebook age quoted University of the Philippines Law Professor Joan Venecia, explaining why despite his infamy, President Rodrigo Duterte is still widely loved by the public.Composite phot...
by FilipiNews PH on Jan 24, 2017
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