All honourable men? All except one, or maybe another two who do not deserve the post. But in this editorial, let me concentrate on one poor excuse of a person who thinks his virility is dependent on the number of girlfriends that he has had. On top of that, he on several occasions has interpreted the Philippine Community Council (PCC) constitution wrongly and in accordance with what suits him and his cohorts. The sad thing is that the majority of board members believed him, especially those who have not bothered to read the constitution. Read the rest of this entry »

Seventy years after the end of World War II, the shameful act of sexual slavery by the Japanese Imperial Army has finally come to a “negotiated” end between Japan and South Korea in what many believe was driven by the geopolitical realities in the volatile East Asia. Read the rest of this entry »

January 17,2016. Blacktown NSW. The afternoon was sizzling hot but the voice of Ms Gina Lopez somehow cooled the day with her soft suave voice as she made a very inspiring presentation about how eco-tourism can help alleviate poverty in many parts of the Philippines. Read the rest of this entry »

A hopeful fluttering heartbeat, sweaty nervous hands and eager eyes while you wait for the mailman. There was once a time when chocolates and handwritten letters on scented paper sealed with a kiss were the currency of love. Read the rest of this entry »

Katatapos lang ng taong 2015, at kasisimula pa lang ng taon at eto na,   Pebrero na kaagad. Napakabilis lumipas ng panahon. Umuusad ba o tumatakbo? Aling kataga ba ang nararapat gamitin? Kapag lumilipas,  kumukupas. Siyempre pa, tumatanda ang mga bagay-bagay at ang mga buhay paglipas ng panahon. Sa kanta ni Florante “tatanda at lilipas rin ako ngunit mayroong awiting iiwanan sa inyong alaala“. . . Read the rest of this entry »