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May 9th Philippine Election: All Smoke And Mirrors!

May 9th Philippine Election: All Smoke And Mirrors!

Rod Cantiveros May 6, 2022 0

Philippine democracy needs to recalibrate! Too obvious to consider that the 2022 Philippine election is all “smoke and mirrors” as two leading presidential candidates, Vice President Leni Robredo and the son of former Philippine

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Living with Carbon Tax for climate change!

Living with Carbon Tax for climate change!

Rod Cantiveros April 8, 2022 0

Carbon Tax is just like a Sword of Damocles hanging over our heads, giving us more impending harm to family finances at the height of Canada’s inflation which rose to a new multi-decade high

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Remembering you forever…

Remembering you forever…

Rod Cantiveros March 5, 2022 0

Oh, fourteen years of silent grief has turned into the celebration of your life fully lived, giving us the strength to continue your goals aimed to pursue but were cut short by your untimely

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Bakit hanggang ngayon, naghihirap pa ang ating Inang Bayan?

Bakit hanggang ngayon, naghihirap pa ang ating Inang Bayan?

Rod Cantiveros March 5, 2021 0

Ano nga ba ang dahilan at mabagal ang pagbaba ng poverty rate at populasyon sa ating bansa? Sa kasalukuyan, ang Pilipinas ay may populasyong 108.93 milyon at 25% o 25 milyon nito ay mahihirap.

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Are you sad? St. Thomas Aquinas offers five doable and easy suggestions

Are you sad? St. Thomas Aquinas offers five doable and easy suggestions

Rod Cantiveros February 5, 2021 0

We do feel sad once in a while. And we consider this human emotion as normal when your loved ones die, or missing, divorce or being separated, loss of your income, financial trouble or

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What are your resolutions for 2021?

What are your resolutions for 2021?

Rod Cantiveros January 21, 2021 0

Are your goals for this year doable? Probably, your 2021 goals might be meagre in number due to the onslaught of COVID-19 which led to a new normal: wearing a face mask, washing your

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Want to be happier this year, 2021?

Want to be happier this year, 2021?

Rod Cantiveros January 11, 2021 0

I had been keeping for many years a copy of a narrative of Elvis Presley’s unhappiness and the list of ten rules for a happier life. There was no byline nor the identity of

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Pure joy of Christmas

Pure joy of Christmas

Rod Cantiveros December 22, 2020 0

Amid the continuous threat of COVID-19 in our lives, we have to cling to the clusters of hope hanging before us and we have to find ways to make our faith as the strongest

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COVID-19 vaccines: shades of hope with a warning from INTERPOL

COVID-19 vaccines: shades of hope with a warning from INTERPOL

Rod Cantiveros December 10, 2020 0

The race to acquire the most coveted product in medical history has just begun. And the mass injection has just started to end dreadful COVID-19, a pandemic which has been changing our lives. Britain

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Philippines: A Broken Country

Philippines: A Broken Country

Rod Cantiveros November 23, 2020 0

The perennial natural disasters add to the breaking of the country into pieces plus many decades of dysfunctional governance It is alarming to see my home country being broken into pieces while the pangs

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