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The Dirty Tricks Department has been reactivated.

Written by Dean de la Paz, as originally posted on Blog Watch “The Dirt and Doggy Poo Campaign” The Dirty Tricks Department has been reactivated. Among the country’s political analysts and those familiar with the tactics of traditional tricksters, trapos (traditional politicians) and publicity stunt artists, they can recognize the default strategy funded and perpetrated […]

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Are these the legacies PNoy wants his successor to continue?

Slogans? Hypocrisy? If you are an ordinary Filipino, you will probably find it difficult to pinpoint which specific achievements of the Noynoy Aquino administration are worth perpetuating. His anti-corruption drive is hypocritical and selective at best, as it can be inferred from a recent Radyo Veritas survey (similar to SWS with 1,200 respondents nationwide, and […]

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#PUSO2019: The Philippines’ Worldwide Bid To Host the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup Goes Social

In support of the Philippines final push to host the FIBA Basketball World Cup in 2019, the Basketball Federation of the Philippines (Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas or “SBP”) is sending a delegation to Tokyo, Japan for the August 7, 2015 final presentation to the International Basketball Federation (FIBA). Following a closed meeting on completion of […]

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Ang Hepatitis B at ang Adbokasiya sa Pilipinas

by Christopher Malco Advocacy. Hinanap ko sa Google ang akmang kahulugan nito sa Tagalog, pero wala akong mapili sa mga kahulugang ipinakita doon. Siguro nga sa lalim at lawak ng kahulugan nito, wala pang sinuman ang nangahas bumuo ng salita para dito. Kaya hayaan nyo na lang akong gamitin ang salitang “adbokasiya”. Ang adbokasiya ay […]

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English Translation : The 2015 State of the Nation Address #SONA2015

Here is the video of the SONA Source of the English translation from gov.ph website. The original transcript is here. [English] Benigno S. Aquino III, Sixth State of the Nation Address, July 27, 2015 July 27, 2015 State of the Nation Address of His Excellency Benigno S. Aquino III President of the Philippines To the […]

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#SONA2015 : Netizens weigh in on the lies of PNoy’s State of the Nation’s Address #SONAngaling

There were two hashtags for the 6th State of the Nation Address (SONA): The #SONA2015 and #SONAngaling. At the conclusion of his SONA , I could hear boos and then signs raised by the Makabayan block. The President merely looked on:   Many netizens believed this was the most truthful part of the SONA. Many […]

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#SONA2015: Has President Aquino fulfilled his promises?

Blog Watch takes a look at President Aquino’s promises from the time he was running as a candidate to the time of his oath taking as 15th president of the Republic of the Philippines. These 24 promises were compiled by Blog Watch in June 2010. The fact that these all came from his own mouth makes […]

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Position paper on upcoming Memorandum Circular on minimum broadband speeds by the NTC

This is the position paper by the Philippine Web Designers Organization (PWDO), Game Developers Association of the Philippines (GDAP), Philippine Game Developers Community (PGDC), Philippine Flash ActionScripters (Phlashers) and Philippine Internet Freedom Alliance (PIFA) on the upcoming Memorandum Circular (MC) on Minimum Broadband Speeds by the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) – July 21, 2015 Ntc […]

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