Tag: Diehard Duterte Supporters

For Diehard Duterte Supporters There Are no More Elections to Win: There’s a Constitution to Reform

If Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte was a younger man operating in a political system that allowed for extensive periods as head of state or government, it would be conceivable that the Diehard Duterte Supporters (known as the DDS), could become a long term grassroots social movement for continued political reform […]

In a Parliamentary System, Duterte Could Use His Popularity as Political Capital

From his election in the summer of 2016 to the present day, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has held consistently high national approval ratings across multiple qualifying categories and across multiple regions of his diverse country. According to a new poll from┬áSocial Weather Stations (SWS) measuring Duterte’s popularity in the 4th […]

Diehard Duterte Supporters Must Also Become Diehard Parliamentary Supporters to Keep The Movement Alive

If Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte was a younger man operating in a political system that allowed for extensive periods as head of state or government, it would be conceivable that the Diehard Duterte Supporters (known as the DDS), could become a long term grassroots social movement for continued political reform […]

Here’s How Duterte Supporters Can Stop Social Media Outlets from Partnering with Rappler and Vera Files

The millions of Filipinos who support President Duterte and use social media have spoken and they do not want Facebook to partner with the stridently anti-Duterte Rappler and┬áVera Files as a so called “fact checker” aka censor over the content that ordinary people create, share and discuss. This has already […]