As per report from various local media outlets, including GMA News, Senator Franklin Drilon questioned the government for spending P50M for the SEA Games cauldron. GMA News quoted Senator Drilon and shared this on their social media accounts as meme, “Is it proper, is it appropriate, is it valid, is just that we do away with 50 classrooms to build a P50-million cauldron that we use only once?” However, Drilon’s swipe at the Duterte administration by insinuating that it is neglecting our classroom shortage in favor of spending lavishly on the SEA Games cauldron for the torch lighting appeared to

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Another brilliantly written analysis from political pundit Jun Avelino re Leni Robredo’s appointment by President Duterte as Dr*g [email protected] czar and what it means to her 2022 Presidential ambition circulates online. In a long but in-depth analysis of President Duterte appointing Robredo as dr*g [email protected] czar, the government campaign that she vilified in the past as a ‘failure’, Avelino discussed the political ramifications of Duterte’s move he described as “brilliant.” To help the readers grasp his analysis, Avelino uses the analogy of the master, President Duterte throwing a piece of bone to a dog to stop it from annoyingly barking.

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The Chinese-Filipino community has finally spoken amid statement coming from no less than the Vice President and co-chair of ICAD (Inter Agency Committee on Anti-Illegal Drugs) that China is the top source of illegals in the country. Not only that, Robredo was also quoted by local media that those who are arrested and operated within the country are mostly Chinese nationals or Chinese-Filipinos. “Even those who are arrested that operate within the Philippines, they are mostly Chinese nationals or . So it is something that we should look into.” The tone of Robredo’s statement did not fail to catch the

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As per news reports from different media outlets, the co-chairperson of ICAD (Inter agency Committee on Anti-Illegal Drugs) and VP Leni Robredo wants to see the list of high-value targets. ICAD Chair and PDEA Chief Gen. Aaron Aquino isn’t keen on granting his ICAD co-chair’s wishes when sought for comment by the local media. Aquino thinks is’s beyond the mandate of Robredo to ask for such list when she has no use for it. In the first place, Aquino wondered why Robredo need a list of high-value targets? What for? Unless, Robredo is going to operate against such high-value target

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“ Paka ironic naman na yung sinira niya, ay siya rin ang magligpit. “ The line above essentially summarized the sentiment of lawyer Trixie Cruz-Angeles in response to what Leni Robredo just told to reporters, including Manila Bulletin, that she wants a retooling of ‘Oplan Tokhang’ in order to erase the negative perception that the main anti-illegal dr*gs strategy of the PNP has been all about kill!ng of dr*g suspects, particularly the poor ones. In a Facebook post, lawyer Trixie Cruz-Angeles, the other half of the Facebook page “Luminous by Trixie Cruz-Angeles & Ahmed Paglinawan”, wherein the staunch Duterte supporter

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Sen. Franklin Drilon’s statement that the Duterte admin’s Build, Build, Build program is a dismal failure has sparked an outrage at the camp of the Duterte supporters. Earlier, Manila Bulletin writer Krizette Chu took to Facebook to tell Drilon that he has no right to criticize the Duterte admin’s Build, Build, Build Program since when LP was in power, he supported only major infrastructure project (Iloilo Convention Center) and that project was embroiled with issue of overpricing. There was another Facebook post from an Op Ed Columnist of Manila Bulletin who stepped out of her way to educate Drilon the

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Senator Drilon’s statement calling the Duterte admin’s highly touted Build, Build, Build program as a dismal failure has stirred figuratively speaking hornet’s nest. The DDS world was in uproar after Drilon’s statement spread social media like a wild fire. The social media bloggers who are known staunch Duterte supporters did not a waste a minute to write an appropriate response mocking the zero accomplishments in terms of infrastructures of the previous admin where Drilon played a senior role. Was Drilon correct in his assessment that the Duterte admin’s Build, Build, Build program is a dismal failure? To help us answer

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After VP Leni Robredo was appointed by President Duterte as co-chair of the Inter Agency Committee on Anti-Illegal Drugs or ICAD, some netizens commented that Robredo has been acting like she is head of the said agency. However, some netizens, including the Robredo camp appealed to netizens not to be harsh at the Vice President since she is still learning the ropes of her new role. Good thing a Facebook post aptly titled “ETIQUETTE FOR LENI ROBREDO” has been circulating online and if the number of engagements is any indication, it appears netizens are endorsing this for the VP to

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An apparently alarmed National Security expert and retired Scout Ranger officer Abe Purugganan wants President Duterte to fire Leni Robredo as ICAD co-chairperson asap. Purugganan made the recommendation after reading the CNN PH tweet wherein the Vice President explained to local media why she wants the exact figure of drug dependents in the country. Purugganan expressed one’s strong opinion on his Facebook wall. hoping that someone from the government will alert the President about his valid concern. Purugganan said based on Robredo’s statement, the VP was now saying that the PDEA, PNP, NBI, AFP, PCG, NICA, IG, ISAFP and the

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ICMYI, the senator from Iloilo Franklin Drilon just told GMA News the ‘Build, Build, Build’ programs of the much-touted infra-programs of the Duterte admin as a dismal failure. Drilon’s remark did not sound music to the ears of DDS, especially to San Beda College of Law alumnus lawyer Bruce Rivera, a known Duterte supporter on social media. Rivera did not waste a minute and took to Facebook to put Drilon’s statement under intense scrutiny. Rivera argued that the BBB program of the Duterte admin is not a dismal failure because only a few flagship projects are realized. The fact that

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