Resolving the drug problem; curbing corruption; peace talks; an independent foreign policy; and concern for the plight of the poor and the ordinary masa fired up the imagination and hope of the electorate.
But now, in what direction does the wind blow?
“Duterte has been in office for a year, yet we see no sign that he will not be subservient to Americans.”
Kaya mo bang magsuot ng pantalon with no hands? Bago mo sabihing hindi, panoorin mo muna ang Episode 3 ng Serious Na: hinggil sa Independent Foreign Policy.
President Duterte is sustaining his unorthodox way of crafting, by installment, an independent foreign policy through off-the-cuff talks before various Filipino audiences. Before a large group of Filipinos in Hanoi, soon after his arrival on official visit to Vietnam, he disclosed two courses of action he had decided on. One is to maintain the military…