Bredco claims no ‘operational jurisdiction’ over worker’s death

Posted by watchmen
December 7, 2018

Casela: These incidents paint an unfavorable picture of Bredco By Dominique Gabriel G. Bañaga In response to the December 4 death of worker whose body was found inside a warehouse in the Bacolod City reclamation area, Bacolod Real Estate Development Corporation (Bredco) management said they have no “operational jurisdiction” over the incident. “It’s always ‘generally …

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Populism of fear

Posted by watchmen
November 19, 2018
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New York University law professor Paul Chevigny defines the “populism of fear” as continuously imparting a fear of crime among the public in order to maintain their support. The practice is common among democratic countries, particularly in Latin America, where governments often create artificial tensions to invoke fear and claim fragmentation among the populace. It …

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