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Rizal on Reform and Revolution (part 2)

Rizal on Reform and Revolution (part 2)

Levy Abad

by Levy Abad The fresh ideas from abroad during the time of Jose Rizal cannot be anything but the ideas coming from the revolution in France and the American Revolution, which was also inspired

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Balimbings thrive in Binay’s Banana Republic

Balimbings thrive in Binay’s Banana Republic

Perry Diaz

Recently, there was an altercation between Justice Secretary Leila de Lima and Vice President Jejomar Binay’s camp over the Supreme Court’s decision to grant bail to Sen. Juan Ponce Enrile. De Lima believes that

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An Origin of Leche’s Having Become a Curse Word

An Origin of Leche’s Having Become a Curse Word

aLfie vera meLLa

In Spanish, ‘leche’ means “milk”; “gatas,” in Filipino. There have been a number of suggested origins of how this word has become a curse word. Here’s one of those, just a personal conjecture based

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Lea’s wards among top 3

Lea’s wards among top 3

Reynan Dal-Anay garnered 31.64 votes and Esang De Torres got 18.16 to place second and third, respectively, in the grand finals of The Voice Kids 2, which concluded Sunday night at the Newport Performing

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Upcoming musicfest hopes to bring back OPM

Upcoming musicfest hopes to bring back OPM

Media agency Carat hopes to rekindle the current generation’s love for the Original Philippine Music or OPM by staging the Fusion Philippine Music Festival. The first-ever Fusion Philippine Music Festival was held at the

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Liga Pinoy donation will send 30 kids to Superheros Training Academy

Liga Pinoy donation will send 30 kids to Superheros Training Academy

Money raised from the 2014 Liga Pinoy Outdoor Basketball Tournament was donated to the St. Amant Autism Program earlier this year in April. This year, St. Amant created its first summer camp called “Superheroes

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Longadog & Isaw Featured at the Manitoba Filipino Street Festival

Longadog & Isaw Featured at the Manitoba Filipino Street Festival

Hot Rod’s Filipino Grill used the Manitoba Filipino Street Festival to introduce new and popular Pinoy street eats. Hot Rod’s LONGADOG mobile food cart featured a longanisa pork sausage in an extra long pandesal

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Promoting Kidney Health

Promoting Kidney Health

Back in August 22nd at the Garden City Shopping Centre, the Filipino Kidney Health Initiative (FILKHI) along with the assistance from the Kidney Foundation of Canada (KFOC) – Manitoba Branch created awareness on kidney

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Folklorama 46th Festival Closes

Folklorama 46th Festival Closes

The largest and longest-running multicultural festival of its kind in the world came to a close on August 15, wrapping up two weeks of Folklorama fun across Winnipeg. Folklorama’s 2015 Festival featured 43 pavilions

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Celebrate our Filipino spirit at the next 2015 MFBC Awards Gala!

Celebrate our Filipino spirit at the next 2015 MFBC Awards Gala!

2015 MFBC Awards Gala! November 6, 2015 Delta Winnipeg Hotel Individual tickets: $150 Tables of 10: $1500 Tickets available online at: mfbc.ca/event-registration/ Join us for the 4th Annual Manitoba Filipino Business Council Awards Gala.

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