OPINION

When Rodrigo Duterte was still campaigning for the presidency, he wooed voters with his supposed patriotism. He said he loved his country so much that he would jet-ski to Scarborough Shoal where upon he would raise the Philippine flag in defiance of...

The Hiligaynon language, also known as Ilonggo, is commonly spoken in the Philippines' central and southern Visayas region, and certain parts of Mindanao. Interestingly, the culture that spawned the language traditionally holds a notion that if you t...

Rodrigo Duterte is probably the most misconstrued president in the history of this country. Besides the unnecessary vulgarity, overly dramatic gestures and unfair slurs that usually come as part of his speeches and public addresses, there is, almost...

Don’t let discouragement stop you from pressing on. Guard your heart, have the right intentions to do things you desire. 

Success is not a simple matter; it cannot be determined merely by the amount of money and material possessions you have. The mean...

What strange political alchemy the country has found herself immersed in!

Historical posterity’s gain is undoubtedly another incidence of mounting disrepute for the ever darkening Duterte era! This one is a sex scandal that is masterfully self-inflict...

The dismal human rights situation in the country clearly underscores the need for a United Nations-led investigation into Rodrigo Duterte’s “War On Drugs.

PART ONE

Ironically, the fear conjured up by the drug menace—that half-demented drug addicts might commit all sorts of crimes in our otherwise peaceful society—pales in comparison to the very real atrocities resulting from actions of policemen tasked...

A little more than a year since Duterte assumed the presidency, an extensive list already highlights how he may not be the messiah who has come to redeem the Philippines, as many believe, but perhaps more of a demon who’s out to drag the Filipino nat...

Internet trolls have really gone way to the deep end of idiocy by calling those who decry extrajudicial killings as anti-Duterte, “dilawan” or pro-Aquino. Nothing, perhaps, is more stupid, politically, than the attempt of trolls to disenfranchise the...

ARIES

     The past couple of months spelled a time of change for you, as two eclipses came by, including a lunar eclipse on February 10 and solar new moon eclipse February 26. Although these were so-called “friendly” eclipses, they still demand adjus...

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