On EDSA anniversary: Robredo urges unity vs pandemic, ‘constant threat’ on democracy

Credit to Author: Divina Nova Joy Dela Cruz| Date: Thu, 25 Feb 2021 05:07:03 +0000

AS the Philippines commemorates the 35th year anniversary of the EDSA People Power Revolution, Vice President Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo urged Filipinos to unite against the challenges of the times: The pandemic and the “constant threat” on the country’s democracy. Robredo said that until today, the “promise” of EDSA has yet to be completely fulfilled […]

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Is It Time For Republican Leaders To Realign With Reality?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 11 Nov 2020 06:08:57 +0000

At the moment, we are genuinely getting into spooky territory. We will hopefully skate across thin ice, not collapse into freezing water, but what is absolutely clear is that Donald Trump and his most loyal rebels (aka traitors) are following the playbook that every authoritarian dictator has followed on his rise to undemocratic power

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Yes, We Elected A Conspiracy Theorist President — And Now We’re Facing The Consequences

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 10 Nov 2020 15:29:19 +0000

When Donald Trump was first running for president more than 4 years ago, the first article I wrote about his campaign for the presidency was, “Could The US Really Elect A Conspiracy Theorist?”

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The Economist Endorses Joseph R. Biden — Because Duh

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 03 Nov 2020 01:43:47 +0000

The Economist endorsed Joseph R. Biden (Joe Biden) a few days ago, and I thought their explanation of this endorsement was superb (much better than “Because Duh”). I wanted to go a bit beyond their piece and highlight a few things for a moment

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Donald Trump & His Supposed Economic Success

Credit to Author: George Harvey| Date: Thu, 08 Oct 2020 16:25:40 +0000

President Trump has claimed to be economically successful based on a rather small set of metrics. One is joblessness data. Another is the Dow Jones Industrial Index (DJI). There are people who believe in his success, based on those limited data. They should look deeper

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Suicide By A Thousand Cuts: Trump’s War On America

Credit to Author: George Harvey| Date: Sat, 25 Jul 2020 15:36:35 +0000

There is a saying, “United we stand, divided we fall.” It comes in many forms, in many languages, including Abraham Lincoln’s “A house divided against itself, cannot stand,” a fairly close restatement from the Bible

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