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Why We Vote The Way We Do: Our History Gives Us Clues

Wednesday, December 9, 2015 - 6:00pm

Gawad Rizal Awardee Paul Dumol takes a look at the history of the establishment of elections in the Philippines dating back to the sixteenth century.

Paul will discuss how local officials were chosen in the sixteenth century, how chaotic elections were in the seventeenth century and the beginning of election cheating and fraud at the end of the nineteenth century. An open discussion will take place after his 45-minute lecture.

Free admission, limited seats available. Reservation is required. Please call 631-1231 locals 187/181 or 401-6503.

Venue: Ortigas Foundation Library, 2nd Floor Ortigas Building, Ortigas corner Meralco Avenues, Pasig City. 

Parking is available at Parkwise directly behind Ortigas Building.