Rod Cantiveros
The Republic of Adobo

by Rod Cantiveros
rod@filipinojournal.com

Christ is in Christmas, a celebration of Hope, Love, Peace and Joy

Christ is in Christmas, a celebration of Hope, Love, Peace and Joy

Rod Cantiveros

Radio and televisions programs, countless Christmas carols are sung by many popular singers, from Bing Crosby to Michael Buble’; the malls and the stores are teeming with people, days closer to the Christmas Day,

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Changing political climate is coming and expect more excitement in the coming years!

Changing political climate is coming and expect more excitement in the coming years!

Rod Cantiveros

Now that the civic political dust has settled and the winners are facing the challenges on how to run the city, majority of the Winnipeggers have been looking forward for a much better decision

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Some inspiring thoughts for our kababayans who are running for school trustees on October 22, 2014

Some inspiring thoughts for our kababayans who are running for school trustees on October 22, 2014

Rod Cantiveros

Cory Juan, Julie Holland Javier, Jerry Medina and Michael Pajemolin will make big differences in our school system We have four kababayans (compatriots) running for school board of trustees who have big on ideas

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Five kababayans to seek elective positions on October 22

Five kababayans to seek elective positions on October 22

Rod Cantiveros

The political DNA is within our blood and it is in this premise that five of our kababayans (compatriots) have been running for the elective positions in the coming October 22 Civic Elections. And

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Hoping for gentler year 2014

Hoping for gentler year 2014

Rod Cantiveros

With the images of devastation left by the super typhoon Haiyan; with the tired faces of children who lined up for relief food; with the silent cries of people who lost their relatives during

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What do you have in your 2014 Bucket Lists?

What do you have in your 2014 Bucket Lists?

Rod Cantiveros

Every New Year, we do stop and reflect on what had happened last year; we do recollect and reconnect with those events, at best, the memories of your love, family, money and your volunteerism

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Filipino temporary workers in restaurant industry face a bleak future

Filipino temporary workers in restaurant industry face a bleak future

Rod Cantiveros

Federal Minister of Employment Jason Kenny bans hiring temporary workers in restaurants… Crisanta Noble, a 32 year old, is all smiles as she pours newly brewed coffee to a customer and says: “Fresh coffee

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Some apartments’ landlords love Filipinos as tenants!

Some apartments’ landlords love Filipinos as tenants!

Rod Cantiveros

Why apartments’ landlords are very selective for prospective tenants? And why some landlords do not put the sign “For Rent” even if there are vacancies in their apartments? According to some landlords, they want

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Turning piles of wood into livelihood: USTHS Batch 1969 donates 45 fishing boats to Gigantes Island and Estancia fishermen!

Turning piles of wood into livelihood: USTHS Batch 1969 donates 45 fishing boats to Gigantes Island and Estancia fishermen!

Rod Cantiveros

Heartbreaking scene after Yolanda (Haiyan, international code) devastated the fishing villages of Gigantes Island and Estancia in the province of Iloilo: houses were broken down, coconut and trees were uprooted from mother earth, fresh

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