Category Archives: Politics

10 Famous Filipinos Who Almost Became President

By | 01/07/2015

For more interesting stories, please check out our latest book, “FilipiKnow: Amazing Facts & Figures Every Pinoy Must Know.” The celebration last year of Andres Bonifacio’s 150th birth anniversary gave life to recent efforts to have him declared as the country’s first president and not his archrival Emilio Aguinaldo. This, of course, is the subject of a recent… Read More »

10 Unforgettable Pinoy Politicians We Wish Were Still Alive

By | 01/07/2015

For more interesting stories, please check out our latest book, “FilipiKnow: Amazing Facts & Figures Every Pinoy Must Know.” Generally, when we think of the term “Filipino politician,” what inevitably comes to our minds is “corrupt, arrogant, and incompetent.” We can’t help it though, since our own politicians largely contributed to that negative public perception of themselves with… Read More »

10 Incredibly Ironic Flaws You Can Find In Our Constitution

By | 12/01/2014

For more interesting stories, please check out our latest book, “FilipiKnow: Amazing Facts & Figures Every Pinoy Must Know.” According to law experts, a constitution is more than just a piece of paper. It is the supreme law of the land, the manifestation of the people’s sovereignty. In other words, it contains the rights, rules, and obligations which… Read More »

9 Philippine Government Agencies That Need To Reform Right Now

By | 10/14/2014

For more interesting stories, please check out our latest book, “FilipiKnow: Amazing Facts & Figures Every Pinoy Must Know.” Nowadays, it’s a normal thing for us Filipinos to have a negative view of our government agencies. And who can blame us? We hear about their controversies and misdeeds on the news almost every day. Also Read: 10 Things… Read More »

10 Things Filipino Politicians Must Stop Doing

By | 10/13/2014

For more interesting stories, please check out our latest book, “FilipiKnow: Amazing Facts & Figures Every Pinoy Must Know.” Our politicians are arguably one of the most colorful of their kind in the world. Colorful in the sense that you could throw just about every negative adjective at them, and it would still fit the description. Also Read:… Read More »

15 Weird Laws Filipinos Still Have To Live With

By | 07/24/2014

For more interesting stories, please check out our latest book, “FilipiKnow: Amazing Facts & Figures Every Pinoy Must Know.” Just like the rest of the world, Philippines also has its very own set of laws that are strange, outdated or just sound outright wrong to modern ears. While some of these laws are pretty self-explanatory, a good chunk… Read More »

5 Dirty Facts You Didn’t Know About Pork Barrel

By | 08/26/2013

For more interesting stories, please check out our latest book, “FilipiKnow: Amazing Facts & Figures Every Pinoy Must Know.” Pork Barrel. It used to be a buzzword only few Filipinos care about. But thanks to Janeth Lim-Napoles and the shocking 10-billion PDAF scandal, pork barrel finally came to the public awareness. And as furious Pinoys prepare for the… Read More »

10 Interesting Trivia About Philippine Senators

By | 05/14/2013

For more interesting stories, please check out our latest book, “FilipiKnow: Amazing Facts & Figures Every Pinoy Must Know.”  For some Filipinos, electing Philippine senators is more like casting votes for a popularity contest. Gullible voters are rife and outnumber those who still believe in “voting wisely”.  Philippine senators who win each election year serve 6 years in… Read More »