2018: The Duterte Presidency

Editor’s Notes

An Attempt at Dissecting the Presidency of Rodrigo Roa Duterte: A Very Personal View

Karl M. Gaspar, C.Ss.R., Ph.D.

Two Faces of Dutertismo: Two Visions of Democracy in the Philippines

Benjiemen A. Labastin, M.A.

Setback in Secularization: Church and State Relations under the Duterte Administration

Rhoderick John S. Abellanosa, M.A.

Duterte and the Deliberative Politics of Peace Building in the Philippines: Prospects and Challenges

Regletto Aldrich D. Imbong, M.A.

An Analysis of Philippine Political Economy under Duterte

Ruben O. Balotol, Jr.

The Political Vision of Contemporary Filipinos: A Ricoeurian Reading of Duterte’s Popular Presidency

Alexis Deodato S. Itao, M.A.

Duterte’s Presidency: New Politics, Same Politicians

Noe M. Santillan, M.A.

The Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism (PCIJ) and ABS-CBN through the Prisms of Herman and Chomsky’s “Propaganda Model”: Duterte’s Tirade against the Media and vice versa

Menelito P. Mansueto, M.A. & Jeresa May C. Ochave, M.A.

A.E. (AFTER EDSA): On the Simultaneous Death and Rebirth of Philippine Politics under President Duterte

Allen Gumiran, Ian Pura, Dean Baylon, Lemuel Ongpico, Patrick Corrales, Ivan Santos, Zephres Badilla, Millard Ebreo, Lexus Bayalan, and Dondie Capellan

The Future of the Environment and the Indigenous Peoples of the Philippines
under the Duterte Administration

Rogelio P. Bayod, PhD

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