Vol. 34 No. 16 »

“Heneral Rizal”: raw nationalism unmasked!

“Heneral Rizal”: raw nationalism unmasked!

Rod Cantiveros

There is no Filipino film which has moved the very fiber of my own self; and passionately forwarded to so many friends to let them know that there is film to be seen on

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At Nalaglág ang Hulíng Dáhon ng Acácia

At Nalaglág ang Hulíng Dáhon ng Acácia

aLfie vera meLLa

Nakahalúmbabà sa bintanà t’wing umága Biníghanì ng matandáng punò ng acácia Pílit nililímot ang pag-úsad ng orasán Binábalikan ang páhinà ng kabatáan Damá ang halík ng hángin sa mga pisngî Umáalagwa ang isípan tápos

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Reading a Timely Book during the Pandemic

Reading a Timely Book during the Pandemic

aLfie vera meLLa

In this ongoing pandemic, many people are compelled to spend more time at their homes. What to do to make the experience less boring, routinely, or enriching? Listen to music, watch films, or read

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Russia-China rivalry in U.S. election

Russia-China rivalry in U.S. election

Perry Diaz

While it was obvious that Russian President Vladimir Putin is openly supporting President Donald Trump in his re-election campaign, Chinese President Xi Jinping’s support for Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is not evident, which

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Who Will Defend The Defenders?

Who Will Defend The Defenders?

Jomay Amora-Dueck

Zara Alvarez died on the spot after being shot six times on August 17 as she was heading home after buying food for dinner. Alvarez, a mother of one, was the former education director

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MB Opposition Comments on School Reopening, Economic Recovery Program

MB Opposition Comments on School Reopening, Economic Recovery Program

Kris Ontong

A week after Education Minister Kelvin Goertzen went on the Barangay Canada vodcast to speak about the September 8 reopening of schools, Manitoba NDP leader Wab Kinew, along with Notre Dame MLA Malaya Marcelino,

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SAP recipients include poor seniors

SAP recipients include poor seniors

More than 13 million impoverished families are the recipients of the 2nd Social Amelioration Program by the government, according to the Department of Social Welfare and Development. The recipients are those who have not

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PhilHealth Senate investigation stopped

PhilHealth Senate investigation stopped

Senate committee hearing on the anomalies in PhilHealth has to stop and those suspected officials would just face the judiciary while those found guilty of corruption will be charged. Senate President Tito Sotto in

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Metro Manila and other provinces returned to GCQ with stricter protocols

Metro Manila and other provinces returned to GCQ with stricter protocols

Stricter curfew and quarantine were imposed when the general community quarantine (GCQ) was restored last August 19. This was after the two week re-imposition of strict lock down in lieu of the appeal of

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No COVID-19 protocol for BeaDen?

No COVID-19 protocol for BeaDen?

After BeaDen, Alden Richards and Bea Alonzo released photos of their commercial shoot in Thailand earlier this year, netizens commented that they were not following COVID-19 protocols such as wearing a mask and social

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