Thought leaders challenge the status quo and see the world as it should be rather than stopping at what it is. Ideas define and shape our world. Often, what gets onto mainstream media are mere shadows and distortions of the ideas that powered events. Now, undiluted, hear from the experts and newsmakers themselves - the people who are helping shape the ideas that move our world. Note: these do not reflect the views of Rappler.
Violence exists in households around the country. The death penalty is ineffective in deterring crime.
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