The Samaritans, a dwindling sect, lived in the Holy Land thousands of years ago. They were remnants of Israelites exiled in 722 BC. They were looked down by the Jews because they practiced no particular religion. They were called pagans. Inversely, the Nazis of WWII Germany were scornful of the Jews because they were of dubious origin. There is a correlation here. The Jews disdaining the Samaritans because they were unbelievers, but they themselves were disdained by the Nazis because they were Semitists. This led to the Holocaust, a gory spectacle of extermination of million Jews by Hitler’s Nazis unmatched in the history of mankind.More >
Armed with an affidavit as a condition imposed by Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte, Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV showed up at Bank of Philippine Islands (BPI) Julia Vargas branch, Pasig City 11 am, April 2 but still failed to get a waiver from the Mayor to disprove allegations of PHP 2.4 billion “hidden wealth,” including the PHP 211 million deposit in the said bank.
“I have the affidavit, but there was no waiver,” stressed Trillanes who called Duterte a “coward.”
This time, the tough-talking Mayor wanted all the other presidential candidates to sign a waiver and open all their bank accounts to the public.
Although he was open to showing “all” of his bank transactions during the past 30 years, Duterte insisted all other candidates must be compelled to open all their accounts, too.
Premier gaming and entertainment destination in Sonoma County prepares to welcome new resort, spa, meeting space and pool
ROHNERT PARK, Calif. – Hundreds of construction tradesmen and women gathered together last April 26 along with leadership from the Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria and business and community leaders to place the
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