Rod Cantiveros
The Republic of Adobo

by Rod Cantiveros
rod@filipinojournal.com

The power of a mother love…

The power of a mother love…

Rod Cantiveros

Looking at a deficit of 3-28 in the third quarter, Tom Brady, a quarterback of the NFL New England Patriot, was strongly focused on winning the super bowl come what may. His mind, his

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Rod Cantiveros

For this edition, the column offers a hodgepodge of news, comments and reviews. Miss Universe 2017: to showcase the slogan “It is Fun in the Philippines and at the same time, to show the

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The joys and pains of New Year’s resolutions

The joys and pains of New Year’s resolutions

Rod Cantiveros

Goethe, a German writer, says: “We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves, otherwise we harden.” Yes, otherwise we harden like a solid asteroid! To address on what Goethe wrote, let us give you some

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The Religious meanings of the song: ” The Twelve Days of Christmas”

The Religious meanings of the song: ” The Twelve Days of Christmas”

Rod Cantiveros

Never in our thoughts, as we sing every Christmas, that this iconic song, “The Twelve Days of Christmas” has the rightful symbolism, making us more engaged in the celebration of sharing and giving. To

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Marcos’ darkest legacy continues to rub salt on the wounded county, resulting to a hard core divisiveness

Marcos’ darkest legacy continues to rub salt on the wounded county, resulting to a hard core divisiveness

Rod Cantiveros

And as a consequence, a dark shadow of doubt has been lurking on Duterte’s governance to effect countless radical changes against poverty and corruption,the two landmark legacies of Marcos military regime Street democracy has

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Acid test of the polarization of the American election

Acid test of the polarization of the American election

Rod Cantiveros

The historic fight between a seasoned politician and a businessman turned celebrity When the majority of Americans woke up on Wednesday morning, November 9, they were shaken by the changing political landmark when Donald

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Canada will open the doors for 300,000 new permanent residents in 2017

Canada will open the doors for 300,000 new permanent residents in 2017

Rod Cantiveros

To sustain economic growth and support its strained health care and pension systems… Great news for those who are planning to come to Canada as permanent residents, hoping that by the end of next

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Duterte focuses new international political strategy for more economic ties with other countries

Duterte focuses new international political strategy for more economic ties with other countries

Rod Cantiveros

There is a wind of change hovering in the economic front in the Philippines as President Rodrigo Duterte travels to China for a 4-day state visit and after successful interactions with the other Asian

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The 100 Days of Duterte’s Administration

The 100 Days of Duterte’s Administration

Rod Cantiveros

These impressive accomplishments, for a short period of time, are unacceptable to President Duterte’s critics… It all started with a bang! And the 16 million Filipinos who voted for Duterte, have been looking ahead

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