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1960’s Philippine election poster: “Dont sell your votes and betray our heroes”

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); MANILA, Philippines – All secrets are eventually revealed. Or are they? In the Philippines, vote-buying and vote-selling have been part of every election. This, despite laws restricting it. Vote-buying is an open secret among several communities, yet it is among the hardest election offenses to prove. Although it comes

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Opinion: Meet the Hugpong ng Pagnanakaw candidates

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); MANILA, Philippines — Twelve of 13 senatorial candidates allied with the administration joined the kick-off campaign rally organized by the Hugpong ng Pagbabago of Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio in San Fernando, Pampanga yesterday. Re-electionists Sonny Angara, Pia Cayetano, JV Ejercito and Cynthia Villar as well as

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