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Manolo Quezon is #TheExplainer Newsletter - #ProyektoPilipino Omnibus

Manuel L. Quezon III
Manuel L. Quezon III
#ProyektoPilipino has made it to its second season. We may agree to disagree on history but civics can provide a shared approach to citizenship and governance.
We kick off this omnibus with our episode on Independence Day. From there, the show tackled personal independence: to think to study, and to express one’s self.
With the start of the new administration, we began with something 16 out of 17 presidents have in common: the oath of office. What it says, and what it means, and how it came to be, and what it tells us about the presidency and our shared expectations of it. From there, we tackled the steps involved in forming a new administration: the Cabinet and the bureaucracy.

Happy birthday, Pinas! An Independence Day Special | Episode 19 | Proyekto Pilipino
Bayaran at singilan: Building the government and cabinet | Episode 22 | Proyekto Pilipino
The balancing act of bureaucracy: Building the government Part 2 | Episode 23 | Proyekto Pilipino
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Manuel L. Quezon III
Manuel L. Quezon III @mlq3

I'm a columnist for the Philippine Daily Inquirer; an Editor at large at; I write on history, politics and culture; and I write speeches and have worked in political communications; and I used to broadcast (which is where The Explainer comes from); I also set up and maintain the Philippine Diary Project; this is a newsletter to keep readers abreast of what I've written, am writing, and think about what's going on as well as a way to expand topics and conversations on all sorts of issues. Ideally, this will come thrice weekly:
1. Every Monday: Electoral-Merry-Go Round, on the Road to the 2022 Presidential Elections
2. Every Wednesday or Thurday: My column, "The Long View" along with additional material/thoughts on the topic.
3. Passion Project Weekends: reviews and recommendations books, movies, and other things; updates on The Philippine Diary Project and other things I find interesting. If my podcast comes out, this is when I'd promote it.

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