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Walang Nagawa? Memes And Videos Highlight The Accomplishments Of Mar Roxas

His supporters are fighting back. It has been said that a lie often repeated without challenge becomes the truth. This is the painful lesson learned by the camp of former senator and Cabinet secretary Mar Roxas who lost in the 2016 presidential election. The bitter loss was attributed to the failure to disseminate to the people the gains and accomplishments of the administration of former president Noynoy Aquino who endorsed Roxas as well as the massive proliferation of fake news. Roxas was a...

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Netizens Debunked Another Malicious Lie Peddled Against Roxas

The anti-Mar Roxas dirty trick department is up and running. Ever since the former senator and Cabinet secretary of three past administrations announced that he is offering once again his services to the country and immediately after he filed his Certificate of Candidacy (COC) for senator, the lies, disinformation and black propaganda against him went full blast. It is like 2016 once again. The latest attempt to destroy his name and reputation was made by a certain Shiera Catalan-Abiera. In a...

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Bam Aquino: A Leader Who Walks The Talk

He is the real deal. Niňa Terol, described in her Facebook and LinkedIn profiles as a communicator, connector and changemaker, vouched for the intelligence, capability, and integrity of Senator Bam Aquino. Aquino, a member of the Liberal Party and who belongs to the minority block in the Senate, is aspiring to be reelected for a second term in the 2019 midterm election. Terol said that he first met the young senator twenty-two (22) years ago when they were in their sophomore year at the Ateneo...

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Look: Different Accounts Making The Same Pro-Marcos Comment

Troll alert, troll alert. If you are still having doubts regarding the existence of internet troll farms, better think again. As we marked today the 46th anniversary of the declaration of martial law, online trolls and bots were all over social media defending martial law, praising the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos and his family and flaunting the purported good things that they had done for the country. One of the posts that was swamped with pro-Marcos comments is a photo by online news site...

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The Command Center Boasted By DDS Was Built During PNoy’s Time

Credit-grabbing never ends. During the height of typhoon Ompong’s juggernaut last weekend, the government flaunted the “new” command and control center of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) located inside Camp Aguinaldo in Quezon City. Officially called the NDRRMC’s Intelligent Operations Center (IOC), it is a 600-square meter, 3-level operations center that has a state-of-the-art communications technology providing strong and uninterrupted connectivity. On...