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Definitely, the coordinated attacks in Paris showed much sophistication years after the world witnessed one of the twin towers in the US was ruined by a plane. Then the Pentagon grounds. Continue reading

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Contraceptives, family planning and women issues

There is another great debate in the Philippine Congress about the use of contraceptives, which sponsors of the Reproductive Health (RH) bill see as an empowerment of women. While the 15th Congress is on a six-week break until July 22 … Continue reading

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CJ Corona on Trial

The entire Filipino nation will observe the developments in impeachment trial of Chief Justice Renato at the Senate tomorrow, probably be glued on their TV sets as drama unfolds. Move over Koreanovelas. This is the reality TV, Fillipino style. More … Continue reading

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Foster Parenting

Indeed, there are still many kind hearts in the world who would risk giving love and shelter to some of our less fortunate children in the Philippines.  I am not talking of street children who have less in life and … Continue reading

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Mother Nature Strikes Back: The Ondoy Tragedy

A day after Tropical Depresssion Ondoy left most of Metro Manila and nearby provinces devastated, I walked from my house towards Provident Village in Marikina City. I was eager to see what happened. Then it struck me, the tragedy left both the rich and … Continue reading

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Discovering Coron, Palawan: Barracuda and Kayangan lakes

  I am going to blog on the six areas we went to during our day-trip going around Coron islands.  It is interesting to note that I was able to squeeze all these island hopping in one day (note our … Continue reading

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President Aquino III’s SONA 2011

State of the Nation Address of His Excellency Benigno S. Aquino III President of the Philippines To the Congress of the Philippines [English translation of the speech delivered at the Session Hall of the House of Representatives, Batasan Pambansa Complex, … Continue reading

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