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Who Killed Christine

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The new year 2021 brought us a new level of hope and ecstacy, that finally we bid farewell to the pains and sufferings of the year 2020. That's all we thought. But, the new year was a bang!  We're greeted with a sad news about rape with murder of a Flight Attendant in a hotel in Makati as the country and the world celebrated the new year. Well, that's the initial findings and pronouncement of the PNP and was believed by the mother of the victim, and including us. Other people including celebrities and netizens were quick to condemn the incident and called on the perpetrators about the rape issue. Then the PNP declared "case closed" real quick when the suspects were identified and later on surfaced to answer the allegations of crime. Those suspects who came out are the closest friends of the victim and some of them belong to a high profile family; as the son of a known celebrity and businessman. We've all believed that it was a rape with murder case, until the

Duterte Mentality and the Police Brutality

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  I've watched the video and you may have watched it too. A simple confrontation that ended with a big bang over two heads of an innocent Mother and son.  The Mother was seen to have a tight embrace, trying to protect her son from immediate danger. That was a Mother's love and care. That was a Mother's instinct. And in very brief moment, they got shot and they're dead. It's a sad start of holidays for the Filipinos. We may not have lost a very special person or a hero, but we have lost two lives; a loving Mother and her son, in the hands of a Father and daughter tandem. We got emotional and very angry on the sad fate of the Mother and son, and we're quick to condemn the actions of the Father who's a policeman and her spoiled daughter whom have triggered the situation to have ended in bloodshed. That's gruesome! That's double murder! A Police officer must have higher sense of self control and observe maximum tolerance at all times. A good Police offic