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Unsung Heroes

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I was about to submit the election paraphernalia in the midst of the sea of hot-tempered people. when suddenly a soldier stood beside me and told me, “ie-escort na namin kayo, hindi nila naiintindihan ang sitwasyon NATIN.” I thought, yeah, “WE” teachers are like soldiers, like policemen, but without badges to brag about. Now,...
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Magturuan na Lang Tayo

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It’s about damn time para ilabas na natin ang katoto…nahan..este, ang katotohanan. Ilang araw na lang maghahalal na naman ang mga tao ng bagong “lider” ng ating lipunan. Panibagong eleksyon, lumang mga mukha at apelyido. Ano pa nga ba ang silbi ng eleksyon? May magagawa pa nga ba ang boto mo? Alam kong wala...
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Problema at Solusyon

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Mula sa pangangalaga ng kalusugan, pagkain, pabahay, seguridad, adiksyon sa droga, kahirapan at korapsyon, masasabi kong may iisang problema ang mamamayang naghahangad ng solusyon at ito’y walang iba kundi ang mas malawak na suliraning pang-edukasyon; kumbaga, one shot hits all at umaasa akong magkakaroon ito ng domino effect sa iba pang mga suliranin ng...
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The Sabah Question Revisited

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“And all other territories over which the Philippines has sovereignty and jurisdiction…” ? Article 1, National Territory of the 1987 Constitution Some time ago, I was privileged to attend an interesting lecture for law students on Public International Law and one of the topics for that day was about the age-old Sabah dispute between...
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Ang Lapis ni Jomar

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Sa edad nyang lima, siya na ay makisig na tila ba’y nakalimutan na ang salitang pagod. Ang mga dumi ay tila ba nakaukit na dahil sa hindi man lang nadadaanan ng towel o kaya ng safeguard ang mukha niya. Napakarungis na tila ba’y masasabi mong magiging pabigat ito sa lipunan balang araw. Nakita namin...
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Pagbati sa Kaarawan ni Gat. Andres Bonifacio

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Ipinaabot ko ang pagbati sa isang Bayaning Pilipinong nagdaraos ng paggunita sa kanyang araw ng pagsilang, sa Dakilang Andres Bonifacio. Isa siyang Dakilang Bayani ng Bayang Pilipinas. Tunay na walang pasubali ang kanyang kadakilaan ng kanyang buong giting ng labanan ang kalupitan ng Pamahalaan ng Kastila at ng Simbahan ng Catolica Apostolica Romana. Tinuligsa...
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Homosexuality is Not a Disease

September 3, 2013
By gladisthegreat
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The thing about Homosexuality First of all, I want to clarify to all of you that I am not a homosexual or a transgender or whatever, I just want to express my opinion to this century-old dilemma. “Ako’y isang sirena, kahit anong sabihin nila ako’y ubod ng ganda”. A...
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Separating Religion From Governance Can Lead to Progress!

September 3, 2013
By Miko Wu
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Junior Layug Cagadas published an article at DefinitelyFilipino Blog entitled “Why We Filipinos Live in a Sick Society”. In his short commentary, he outlines several reasons why the Philippines is such in a bad state. Among those reasons are corruption, poverty, crime, and violence. He did not mention, however,...
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The Filipino Spirit is Waterproof Mo Mukha Mo

August 23, 2013
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Kaalinsabay ng pagdating ng buwan ng Hunyo ay ang padating rin ng panahon ng kaliwa’t kanang bagyo, at di lingid sa kaalaman ng lahat na kapag may bagyo ay sabay sabay ring tumitigil ang buhay ng bawat Pilipino. Ironic nga eh. Sa unang patak ng ulan ay ang pagtila...
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