Archive | October 2015

Duterte: We’re Better Off Making Friends with China

Rappler
Published on Oct 28, 2015

“We’re better off making friends with China. America is also the best friend of China. We will adopt a neutral policy there. Then … because the new trade agreement sa Pacific Rim, we were not included. So we’re better off with Asia.”

SOURCE: https://youtu.be/KeuyImeHgiw

Duterte and the Davao Left

By Omar Bantayan – October 19, 2015

The Davao Left has a concrete united front framework in its relationship with Duterte — as far as I could recall.

When we talk about united front, these would come in the form of pointing out concerns that we could unite on and where we would struggle. And, since I have not been around for some time, call me out if I am wrong with my recollections.
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