Category Archives: subsidiarity

KISSA AND DAWAT: Subverting Subsidiarity

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 24 June) — The Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) as drafted by the Bangsamoro Transition Commission (BTC) will be going through the crucial stage at the Bicameral Conference Committee (Bicam) next month. Will it come out recognizable as proposed and agreed through the peace process? Or will it come out unrecognizable, mangled […]

FEDERAL TALK: Preconditions, Process, and Timeframe towards the Future Republic of the Philippines

(Delivered at the Kusog Mindanaw Conference 2016 on 29 November 2016 at the Waterfront Insular Hotel by Lito Lorenzana, Centrist Democratic Party) Federalism is a subject matter that has occupied its Philippine advocates over the last three or four decades but has only gained traction through the candidate Duterte. A lot of us are somewhat […]