Analysis of the war on drugs

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How many? How does the network play a role in propagating this? Human rights groups have raised concerns about the killings, but Duterte says he cares little for drug dealers. In this video Smith provides some background on the drug war and tells us he believes that it is a continuation of a policy that Duterte first implemented on his native island of Mindanao, where it gained him great popularity, and which he has now exported to the capital.

Could this be the most glaring contradiction of all? This periodic influx of imported shabu — which now seems to be an annual thing — is symptomatic of a failed drug war.

As a result, through homophily and triadic closure, this person will be converted into a drug dealer, thus perpetuating the cycle.

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Once they get in, the connected component, or the government, tries to remove them from the graph. Latest police records show that as many as 23, homicides are under investigation from June 1, to June 11, around 33 per day. The researchers found out that the most commonly published news report on war on drugs in the Philippines according to the lead paragraphs and contents are the following: news about slain drugs suspects, news about government officials involved in illegal drugs, news on drug lords, news on foreigners involved in illegal drug trade, and the news on drug users or pushers that surrendered. As a result, official B will connect with official C, and as a result the diversity of viewpoints and ideas in the network will be reduced. The truth is, many Filipinos — especially among the poor — cannot help but see the police as a greater threat to their lives than drug addicts themselves. How does the network play a role in propagating this? Meanwhile, 4, drug suspects have been killed up until August 31, These people act as one unit, sharing information with one another, and ultimately deciding the fate of drug dealers. September 8, category: Uncategorized. The study also revealed that the news reports contained linguistics structures that might evoke anger to some readers. These were the modifiers used in describing the slain drug suspects and the victims and the utilization of combination of quantifiers and figures as reference to the number of slain drugs suspects, government officials involved in illegal drugs, drug lords that had been caught and killed and drug users and pushers that surrendered.

The drug wars made the news again this week when Duterte's police chief ordered the Philippine National Police to suspend their anti-drugs operations, after the killing of a South Korean businessman by rogue drug-squad police. More than 2, of these deaths were in raids or stings that police said ended in shoot-outs.

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As a result, official B will connect with official C, and as a result the diversity of viewpoints and ideas in the network will be reduced. I will kill more if only to get rid of drugs and this campaign," he said. For instance, rather than punish his past two Customs chiefs who let past tons of shabu that flooded the local market, Duterte simply moved them to other government posts without even a slap on the wrist. Duterte originally justified his drug war by saying it will work to prevent the spread of drug-related crimes, such as rape or murder. These people act as one unit, sharing information with one another, and ultimately deciding the fate of drug dealers. These nodes are the governing officials, who all derive power from President Rodrigo Duterte. These were the modifiers used in describing the slain drug suspects and the victims and the utilization of combination of quantifiers and figures as reference to the number of slain drugs suspects, government officials involved in illegal drugs, drug lords that had been caught and killed and drug users and pushers that surrendered.

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[ANALYSIS] The glaring contradictions in Duterte’s war on drugs