Patricia Abrihan

Patricia has always been inspired by the witty yet innocent voice of Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird that she believes that writing is able to revolutionize ideas of society. She is a former college instructor from the Philippines and is currently a freelance writer and blogger managing her portfolio. She is open to collaboration and also loves reading and watching movies.

State of Lawlessness: Is the Philippines Preparing for Martial Law?

The Philippines was again devastated as the horrors of a fatal bombing in Davao City the night of September 2nd called for President Rodrigo Duterte to declare a state of lawlessness in Davao City, and in the rest of the country the following day.
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Kentucky Fraud Chicken: China’s Copycat Culture

70% of all the counterfeit goods from 2008 to 2010 seized in the US can be accounted to China, according to the report of the UN Office on Drugs and Crime. In fact, Chinese news agency, Xinhua, even reports that 4 out of 10 products sold online in the country are considered as “bad quality” or replica. Welcome to the Copycat culture of China.
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The Punisher’s Blessing: Extrajudicial Killings Sanctioned by Duterte in the Philippines

“Please feel free to call us, the police, or do it yourself if you have the gun — you have my support” – Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte said during his speech in Davao in early July pertaining to the eradication of drug trade in the country.
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