Monthly Archives: October 2016

Over 25 years ago, Philippines already stood up vs US domination by kicking the US bases out

CURRENT SOCIETAL CONCERNS Elpidio V. Peria 30 October 2016   In our immediately preceding post, there was one treaty identified by Amado Guerrero as an example of US imperialism in the Philippines, and that was the RP-US Military Bases Agreement. … Continue reading

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To Understand DUTERTEXIT, or Digong’s Split with the US, Start by Knowing what is US Imperialism

CURRENT POLITICAL CONCERNS Elpidio V. Peria 23 October 2016 from : https://theworkersdreadnought.wordpress.com/2012/02/14/book-review-jose-maria-sisons-philippine-society-and-revolution/, accessed 23October 2016   To those who have lived in Davao City long before Digong became Philippine President, he has long railed against US domination in Philippine society … Continue reading

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WHAT HAPPENED IN THE NEGOTIATIONS FOR HFCs PHASEOUT IN KIGALI, RWANDA

CURRENT SOCIETAL CONCERNS Melvin Purzuelo Kigali, Rwanda 1730H 14 October 2016 Parties attending the final plenary of the 28th MOP  of Montreal Protocol (photo from Earth Negotiations Bulletin, http://www.iisd.ca/ozone/resumed-oewg38-mop28/14oct.html, accessed 16 October 2016) The 28th Meeting of Parties of the … Continue reading

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Understanding Federalism 2 – The Philippine Experience under the Local Government Code and its Lessons for a Philippine-style federalism

CURRENT SOCIETAL CONCERNS Elpidio V. Peria 9 October 2016 Federalism Discussion Series 2, 2 October 2016  @ Passionist Lay Center, Novitiate Compound, General Santos City (photo: EV Peria) BITS Policy Center in collaboration with the Passionist Center for Justice, Peace … Continue reading

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Philippine Contribution To The Paris Agreement To Be Recalculated By The Duterte Administration

CURRENT SOCIETAL CONCERNS Elpidio V. Peria 2 October 2016 The Action for Economic Reform roundtable discussion last September 30, 2016 @ Discovery Suites Hotel, Pasig City (EVPeria)   Mr. Aaron Veloso, Acting Cabinet Secretary of the Duterte administration, said that … Continue reading

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