THE TRUTH ABOUT RESSA AND HER VILIFICATION OF DUTERTE

By Rigoberto D. Tiglao IF not for Maria Ressa and Rappler’s vilification campaign against President Duterte and the Philippines, and her success in getting foreign media entities to portray her as a heroine of press freedom, her journalism career would have crashed years ago. Ressa is, therefore, unlikely to give up her portrayal of herself […]

MARIA RESSA IS AN AMERICAN, BASHING THE PHILIPPINES SALVAGED HER DISTRESSED CAREER

By Rigoberto D. Tiglao Part 1 RAPPLER CEO and editor in chief Maria Angelita Aycardo Ressa is an American citizen, who of course uses US passports that identify her nationality. She has been deliberately, yet cleverly, hiding this fact. So have US media which rushed in, believing her lies against the Duterte administration, either because […]

BILLIONAIRE ZOBEL, SECRETIVE INVESTORS IN ANOMALOUS P38B PASSPORT DEAL

By Rigoberto D. Tiglao The fifth of a series IÑIGO Zobel, the country’s 11th richest billionaire, together with his secretive partners, own at least 40 percent of the company United Graphic Expressions Corp. (UGEC). The Aquino regime handed over to UGEC secretly and without any bidding the anomalous, but extremely lucrative P38-billion, 10-year contract to […]

LOCSIN’S COLLEAGUES IN CORY GOVT BEHIND PASSPORT CONTROVERSY

By Rigoberto D. Tiglao (First of a Series) IN his acerbic, sound-bite style, Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. tweeted that he’ll “eviscerate alive the Yellows who did the passport deal.” I’m sure he wasn’t aware — deliberately misinformed by his officials, most probably — that those responsible for the controversial contract given to a […]