‘Resign or go on leave’ — Akbayan nominee to Gonzalez

May 01

"This is just the latest of a series of shameless actions and pronouncements from an official who supposedly upholds the rule of law," Akbayan nominee Walden Bello said in a statement. Gonzalez, Bello added, "has become an embarrassment to the entire country." Earlier this week, Gonzalez publicly promised to give barangay (village) captains in...

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Nuts

May 01

He dismisses the violent reaction to his latest antic, saying, "There are many nuts in this country; more than coconuts, there are other nuts." He should know. That is a qualification for becoming an official in this government. The British government confers knighthood on its most outstanding subjects, the (current) Philippine government confers nuthood...

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