SURIGAO REVISITED VOL. XVIII NO. 2 (October 18 – 24, 2014) BOOM TOWN — I revisited the Caraga region these past few days. How it lately transformed to what it is today is just remarkable. Surigao City is booming with new establishments. A new, plush towering TAVERN HOTEL faces the calming sea. It used to be a […]
Day: October 19, 2014
A REVELATION OF MODERN-DAY IMPERIALISM
A REVELATION OF MODERN-DAY IMPERIALISM VOL. XVIII NO. 2 (October 18 – 24, 2014) TIGER, tiger, burning bright In the forests of the night, What immortal hand or eye Could frame thy fearful symmetry? The Tiger, William Blake: 1757-1827 What brought the sudden emergence of a leader’scontrol over Ukraine’s territories? Despite the interventions of united […]
Mga Maka-Kaliwa, sinasamantala ang pagkamatay ng Transgender!!!
Mga Maka-Kaliwa, sinasamantala ang pagkamatay ng Transgender!!! VOL. XVIII NO. 2 (October 18 – 24, 2014) Nais ko lang linawin na ang nangyari kamakailan sa Olongapo City kung saan may pinaslang na isang Transgender (she-male o lady boy kung tawagin) ng isang sundalo (US Marines) ay siyang pinagpipiyestahan ng mga maka-kanan o yun sinasabing mga […]
PNoy fails in fight vs. poverty-Credit Suisse
PNoy fails in fight vs. poverty-Credit Suisse VOL. XVIII NO. 2 (October 18 – 24, 2014) LIFE’S INSPIRATIONS: “If you fully listen to, and obey, the Lord your God and carefully follow all his commands I give you today, the Lord your God will set you high above all the nations on earth. All these blessings will come on […]
Simplicity, Humility and Public Service !!!
Simplicity, Humility and Public Service !!! VOL. XVIII NO. 2 (October 18 – 24, 2014) Giving service is an opportunity and a blessing by sharing who you are; what you are; and what you can. By giving public service, you are discovering yourself better. She is Ms. Freda Martinez Gawisan, the Provincial Director for Department […]
‘Pingpong children’ VOL. XVIII NO. 2 (October 18 – 24, 2014) They best symbolize the concern of the ongoing synod that ends on Sunday: The “pingpong children” shuttle between separated parents, are trapped in wars, or swept in often chaotic immigration waves. Set up by Pope Paul VI in 1965, the synod convenes to give a […]