By ARTHUR L. ALLAD-IW
I had been observing that every time an exposé is done involving the administration anomalous deal, a counter move is being done with its primary aim to divert public attention from the issue being exposed. I observed that this administration’s tactic of deviating from the real issue being exposed proved effective.
A concrete example is the exposé on the anomaly tainted $329 million NBN-ZTE deal. The NBN-ZTE deal reached its height and provided a clearer picture of the anomaly, there arose the rice shortage issue. Since rice is the main staple for Filipinos and the projected rice shortage will surely affect them, the move of the government to address this alleged shortage will now be the focus while the NBN-ZTE deal will wither. Read the rest of this entry →