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Valedictory

I have always dreamed about delivering a graduation speech, though I have never deserved that honor. I was never the smartest guy in class, or the hardest-working.
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Needed: political revolutionary

Many Filipinos see the 2016 elections as an opportunity for change, to rectify the errors and mistakes of the past. Yesterday’s electoral exercise is seen as an attempt to introduce a new set of national priorities and a new vision for the country, a new path of development for the next six years.
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May corruption inspire us to make a difference

In Philippine movies, lawyers are often portrayed as liars, deceivers and falsifiers who follow the unlawful commands of their affluent and influential clients. It is understood, however, that the negative portrayal of lawyers in movies is intended only for cinematic purposes and not a deliberate attempt to demean or degrade lawyers.