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Updated 8:16 PM, July 03, 2020MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Dutertesigned the controversial anti-terrorism bill into lawon Friday, July 3, giving the executive branch more power to act against persons and groups considered as terrorists and those supporting them.
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You had been proclaiming healthy democracies since the past several decades, squatters and homeless are invading the bridges and cemeteries, do you call that healthy democracy? Your neighboring countries are industrialized while you are confined to poverty. Wtf JUNKTERRORBILLNOW OUSTDUTERTE MassTestingNowPH BlackLivesMatter
Dear Rappler, Mahilig talaga kayong mag-provoke ng hate mo? Terrorists are attacking with or without CoVid sa kanayunan habang kayo'y nasa condo nagtwi-tweet. Magkaroon naman kayo ng puso sa aming mga biktima ng karahasan demanding for ATA. You don't represent us. Those hands is he a she? DEMOCRACY? O DEMON Kayo! Nakakahiyang sabihin na wala kayong halaga sa mata nang Demokrasya dahil wala sa usapin nang batas ang anti terror bill demokrasya kundi martial law sa ibang anyo o mukha nang pamamaraan
Fear mongering haters How many filipinos? ex SUPREME COURT JUSTICE CARPIO:'If the Anti-Terrorism Bill becomes law,the country will be in a situation worse than martial law.'So Who should we BELIEVE:congresswoman LUCY TORRES?senator LACSON?senator SOTTO?Othr FAUX-LAW-OPINING CLOWNS? OR Former SUPREME COURT JUSTICE CARPIO?
Those are just noisy minority... INCOMPETENT LEADERS, LUGMOK NA ANG PILIPINO SA HIRAP AT PANDEMYA. MADAMING INUNA NA ISABATAS PERO ANG 8 MILYONG TAONG NAWALAN NG TRABAHO HINDI MAGAWAN NG SOLUSYON. Another fake news by rappler. A decaying president brings PH democracy to its grave. It’s Martial Law in a different costume.
A decaying president should've censored the username of the people in that article Philippines is going to dictatorship?
'Draconian': Groups condemn anti-terror law signing, vow to challenge measureTerrorist groups ba ito? Hahhaa Salamat pa din daw sa suporta. 🤭🤭🤭 YES TO THE PASSING OF THE ANTI-TERROR BILL! 👍YUNG MGA DILAWAN , KOMUNISTA, FUNDERS NG MGA KOMUNISTA AT WOKINAMS LANG ANG AYAW SA BILL NA ITO. THEY SUPPORT TERRORISM IN THIS COUNTRY. 🤡🤡🤡
BREAKING: Duterte signs anti-terror bill into lawMANILA, Philippines — Despite massive opposition, President Rodrigo Duterte has signed the controversial anti-terror bill into law. Presidential spokesman Harry Roque confirmed this in a text message to INQUIRER.net on Friday. ADVERTISEMENT The anti-terror bill seeks to strengthen the Human Security Act of 2007 and criminalizes incitement of terrorism “by means of speeches, proclamations, writings, emblems, banners […] DJEsguerraINQ Psalm 23:4 Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me. JunkTerrorBill OustYouKnowWho DJEsguerraINQ notice that the signing of this law is almost impeccably synced with chinese repression in hongkong. not funny. can't help but notice also that this was signed just as the sun, symbol of hope, is sinking in the philippines. what a day. what a day to rage. DJEsguerraINQ Ano ba kayo? Alam naman natin na ang Anti-Terror Bill ang susugpo sa COVID-19. 💅
Opposition lawmakers say ready to question Anti-Terror Law before Supreme CourtSC will be the last option to question the constitutionality of the said law.. And ask for suspension of the law for the meantime... I am pretty sure that the Justices of our Supreme Court have already studied, reviewed and prepared themselves for this Law. I believe in their dignity, integrity and jurisprudence as will as their love of our country. In this global crisis, God bless The Philippines. Go ahead.. Democracy is alive
HomeBREAKING: President Duterte signs the Anti-Terror Bill | via argyllcyrus_MB Story to follow: GailOrante argyllcyrus_MB 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 argyllcyrus_MB Ang gulu gulo na nga sa mindanao... Taga mindanao pa namuno sa atin, putangina argyllcyrus_MB Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea has confirmed that President Duterte signed the RA 11479 or the Anti-Terrorism Bill into law early today. | via argyllcyrus_MB
Duterte 'inclined' to sign anti-terror bill – RoqueDid you know? President Rodrigo Duterte has until only July 9 to either sign or veto the anti-terror bill. If he does not act on it, the bill will lapse into law. JunkTerrorBill VetoTerrorBill RELATED STORY: Wow what an info. Thanks for sharing. Very informative and useful. Taking things swift and sure: VetoTerrorBillNow ActivismIsNotTerrorism The President certified the bill as urgent. He will either sign it into law or let it lapsed to automatically becomes a law.
'Wagon of criticisms': Lacson slams UN official for advocating vs Anti-Terror BillHere we are again do u hear urself you are INVALIDATING criticisms saying we r foolish to make criticisms without reading this godforsaken bill anong argument to pang elementary lang? Oh dear enough. Don't push it! If we have Duterte, there's no guarantee in safety for your bill to keep us safe. We people who are simply living to survive and wishing that our government can do far better bills than this!