The time has come again. The debate on death penalty is rearing its head as President Rodrigo Duterte pushes to bring it back. It has already passed the House of Representatives and is on its way to the Senate.
The death penalty issue has reoccurred almost every decade in Filipino politics. To influence the upcoming debates this time, it’s crucial to learn how the controversy is being shaped in the media. This knowledge will help to tailor messages and arguments to sway the most number of citizens. More than a presidential push, a controversial bill like this requires public support.
This infographic shows how the people are seeing this issue in the last quarter.