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Remembering early local elections

Remembering early local elections

Max Sangil

When the regular Philippine government was restored in 1946 following the declaration on July 4th of the country’s independence elections were called in the following year. In the early years, the Philippine National Railways(PNR)

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One nation under God

One nation under God

Rod Cantiveros

I was caught unguarded when I came across this piece of a reminder from the facebook page, and decided to share with our readers. Minister Joe Wright had summed up many valid truths about

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New Wave band Information Society releases new song

New Wave band Information Society releases new song

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Do you want to know what Kurt Harland – the visionary and voice behind the eccentric and experimental Dance/Synthpop-oriented band Information Society – is thinking of? Another surge of pure energy! This time, Harland

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A gemma now a Gemma

A gemma now a Gemma

Gemma Dalayoan

A gemma is a bud of a flower that hasn’t blossomed yet. Its blossoming is awaited with anticipation by nature lovers for them to savour gemma’s fragrance and beauty. Gemma is shy and has

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Tulad ng Matangpusa (Na Pumipikit Din) Pagsapit ng Takipsilim

Tulad ng Matangpusa (Na Pumipikit Din) Pagsapit ng Takipsilim

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Sa lumang palasyo Nais kong bumalik, Kasama ang aking Mga kababata. Sa marmol na nitso Ay magkuk’wentuhang Muli, habang si Pete Ay magsisisirko. Biglang maiinip Sina Gavan at Kit, Mag-aayang muli Na mag–luksong tinik.

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To Criticize or Not to Criticize

To Criticize or Not to Criticize

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(On the Importance of Social-Media Commentaries) Marami ang mahilig bumatikos sa mga taong tinaguriang critical thinkers sa world wide web of the Internet. Kesyo panay dakdak lang daw ang mga ito at hindi naman

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Throwback Toy Tale from 36 Years Ago

Throwback Toy Tale from 36 Years Ago

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My mom bought for me my first-ever Star Wars action figure in 1983—an R2-D2, after the showing of Return of the Jedi—the last installment to the film series original trilogy—that year, which we saw

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Colonialism from within

Colonialism from within

Perry Diaz

When Ferdinand Magellan arrived in the island of Homonhon in Samar on the feast day of Saint Lazarus of Bethany in 1521, he named the group of islands Las Islas de San Lazaro in

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Big reveals at the 2019 North American International Autoshow in Detroit

Big reveals at the 2019 North American International Autoshow in Detroit

Ron Cantiveros

There was a time several years ago when I would be flying down into Windsor, Ontario and taking the bus into Detroit for the annual 2019 North American International Auto Show. Over the last

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The first major boxing event of 2019 Manny Pacquiao vs. Adrien Broner

The first major boxing event of 2019 Manny Pacquiao vs. Adrien Broner

The legendary Manny Pacquiao will make his return to fight in the United States for the first time in over two years as he puts his WBA Welterweight Championship on the line against challenger

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