Leila De Lima should be DISBARRED for disrespecting – no, INSULTING – the Philippine Supreme Court

Think about it for a moment. The US is implementing a measure to ban Philippine government officials on the basis of someone’s opinion that they had “persecuted” Philippine Senator Leila De Lima. This is a position taken regardless of what any Filipino court has so far ruled. It just shows how, to Americans, the Philippines […]

Legislating against cat-calling absolves Filipino parents of teaching their boys not to cat-call

The whole problem with men according women the respect they deserve is a problem of upbringing. Most adults are products of their upbringing. Raise them to be disrespectful and they grow up disrespectful. Indeed, implementing a law that specifically targets cat-calling completely misses the point. For one thing, the act of cat-calling as being disrespectful […]