Let's put an end to political dynasties

"The State shall guarantee equal access to opportunities for public service, and prohibit political dynasties as may be defined by law."

Video: Political Dynasty and the People’s Initiative

Posted 274 days ago

21 March 2014
 
POLITICAL DYNASTY. Despite the Constitutional prohibition (Article II, Section 26), political dynasties have been a present staple in Philippine political arena. Many have pointed that such oligarchy is the root problem of all the corruption in government.

Political dynasties…how we can get it out of our system

Posted 320 days ago

 
People’s initiative: New people power?
 
Among the many innovations in the 1987 Philippine Constitution, one facet of the fundamental law stands out among the rest, and this is the right given to the people through people’s initiative – in the amendatory process of the Constitution (Article XVII, Section 2), and directly proposing and enacting laws or approving or rejecting any act or law (Article VI, Section 32).

Common good is common sense

Posted 472 days ago

 
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The common good is the “sum total of social conditions which allow people, either as groups or individuals, to reach their fulfillment more fully and easily.” (#74 Pastoral Constitution on the Church in the Modern World.)
“The principle of the common good, to which every aspect of social life must be related if it is to attain its fuller meaning, stems from the dignity and equality of all people.  

People’s initiative to end political dynasties

Posted 666 days ago

 
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An open letter to Pope Francis

Posted 5 hours ago

20 December 2014
Philippine Daily Inquirer
Letter to the Editor
by Nandy Pacheco
 
We beg Pope Francis to bless and support the efforts of MCP (Movers of Christ’s Peace) to let the word “Christ’s” precede “Peace” so as to read “Christ’s Peace be with you.”
 
We greet Pope Francis a happy, happy birthday.

People’s initiative: Our passport to a New Philippines

Posted 8 days ago

13 December 2014
The Manila Times, Commentary
by Norman Cabrera
Manila Times
If people’s initiative is our passport to a new Philippines, the Churches are our passport to a successful people’s initiative.
Primarily and particularly for the leaders of the Catholic Church, their words and actions will tell the truth about what they genuinely believe in and stand for.

Transform politics by the Gospel

Posted 8 days ago

12 December 2014
by Reginald Tamayo
Philippine Daily Inquirer

Why Jose Carlos M. Garcia joined Kapatiran

Posted 9 days ago

11 December 2014
by Norman Cabrera
 
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On receiving today an email message from Mr. Garcia containing his accomplished membership form of the Party, I promptly replied to welcome him and to ask how he came across Kapatiran.

Be a Mover of Christ’s Peace!

Posted 22 days ago

 
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