Retired General Jose Almonte calls Sen. Trillanes “a patriot”

Trillanes claims Duterte has an “ampaw presidency”

By Raïssa Robles

In October 2000 when Ilocos Sur Governor Luis “Chavit” Singson stunned everyone by saying that his close ally President Joseph Estrada received P290 million in jueteng money, I sensed a quickening in the political landscape.

I am not the only one who feel the same kind of quickening today. A stock market analyst told me he has noticed a similar uncanny march of events after President Rodrigo Duterte personally targeted Senator Antonio Trillanes IV.
Let’s face it. How many political enemies of a sitting President become the sole subject matter of a Presidential Proclamation?

It was because of this that I felt it was time to interview Senator Trillanes lengthily. To see what he was all about. Just as I interviewed in October 2000 the sitting Vice-President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. To see what she was all about. [READ MORE…]