“’Like Kim Il Sung, his father, Kim Jong Il was able to inspire the people’s patriotism and steel their determination to resist imperialist aggression and subversion,’ said the CPP. “
by Ducky Paredes
The following is a press release from the Communist Party of the Philippines dated December 20, 2011:”The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today condoled with the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) over the death of its leader Kim Jong Il, head of the Korean Worker’s Party and concurrent commander of the Korean People’s Army.
“Kim Jong Il leaves behind a shining tradition of patriotism and anti-imperialism,” said the CPP. “In his 17-year rule, he steadfastly stood for the DPRK’s national independence in the face of US-led imperialist aggression and diplomatic pressure.”
“Like Kim Il Sung, his father, Kim Jong Il was able to inspire the people’s patriotism and steel their determination to resist imperialist aggression and subversion,” said the CPP. “The imperialists led by the US are piqued by the inexorable collective will of the working people of the DPRK to defend their country’s national independence, by its avowals for socialism and its refusal to bow to the neoliberal policies under ‘free-market globalization’,” said the CPP.
“Despite more than six decades of imperialist economic blockade, the DPRK has succeeded not only in building itself as a self-reliant country, but in achieving great progress as well in the fields of science and culture,” pointed out the CPP.
“Under Kim Jong Il’s leadership, the DPRK has been able to build alliances with other states that defend national independence and oppose imperialist intervention and subversion.”
“The death of Kim Jong Il is a great loss for the Korean people,” said the CPP. “However, under the leadership of the Korean Worker’s Party, the Korean people will surely continue to march along the path of national independence and continue to build their country as a modern, progressive and democratic system under the banner of socialism.”
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Why are you, the reader, invited to read this worthless piece of junk? I only want to stress what is in store for us, if the CPP-NPA ever get into power in the Philippines. Clearly, every one of our Presidents, including the most awful one (your choice), is or was a better one than either or both of the Kims, who, to our Communist Pinoys are great losses to the Korean people, whom both treated like animals to be sacrificed on the altar of Communism.
Our Military and Police ought to be given the order to go all-out against those who would impose on us the kind of governance that has enslaved the North Koreans for generations. God (with the help of our military), save us from that fate worse than death.
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American boxer Floyd Mayweather was sentenced to three months in jail, 100 hours of community service and a $2,500 fine after pleading guilty to domestic violence charges. Can something like that ever happen here?
Even that was not good enough for the prosecutor, who wanted him sentenced to 18 month in jail.
Seeing the reactions of recent local celebrities incarcerated in air-conditioned comfort (one in a hospital suite of there rooms) who are even asking for Christmas (not granted) and New Year furloughs to be spent at home, one realizes how far our justice system has to improve to get to international standards.
Of course, one an argue that international standards for jails may actually be worse than what we have in the Philippines, still, can a Manny Pacquiao spend time in jail for slapping some woman around just because she said, in front of their children, that she was already dating someone else?
Would a local judge have set his incarceration to begin after the Mayweather fight and, only if, Manny loses?
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In the aftermath of the disaster that Storm Sendong brought. There are enough witnesses from their city’ populations to belie the LGU officials’ protests that nobody told them that a storm was coming and, thus, could not have properly prepared for their cities’ worst weather ever.
Clearly, anyone whose ears were open would have to be pretty dumb not to have heard anything and realize that there was something to worry about. That a lot of citizens thought that, as before, they were probably safe is understandable. For LGU officials to have been unprepared with all the warnings that the government was giving them is probably close to, if not actually, criminal negligence.
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Some may interpret our President’s speeding up the impeachment process as PNoy’s being dictatorial . It seem to me that if you want to reform society from a corrupt one to one that stays on the straight and narrow (daang matuwid), you just have to be resolute and you have to act swiftly. That – to a genuine reformer – is not being dictatorial or tyrannical, it is being smart.
Just think what would have been the result if the congress had taken months to perfect the impeachment complaint, don’t you think that the Supreme Court itself might have done something to derail that impeachment express. We learn from the earlier Erap impeachment where the Speaker of the House started with the prayer and went right into reading the impeachment complaint into the records; thus, transmitting the complaint to the Impeachment Court, which is the Senate.
We all live and learn. Monkey see, monkey do!
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