Tag Archive: philippines
The Seven Secrets of Building Political Dynasties
In this article, let us examine how politicians perpetuate themselves in power. Because in the world of politics there is no such thing as public service, its public serves. We serve our political masters and not public servants serving us.
The Forgotten Athletes: Pinoys in Hitler’s Olympics
The unfortunate thing about recalling about our sports history is that we have forgotten the athletes that competed and even medalists are also forgotten. Another thing to point out is that its very difficult to find pictures of the athletes that compete in their respective disciplines. This article will try to describe the exploits of the people who brought glory to our country.
Demented, Paranoid, Megalomaniac: The Colorful Story of Political Nuisance
Ever since we had our elections, many people both great and infamous, illustrious statesmen and dynastic kingpins, and political martyrs and despotic autocrats have made their mark in the history of our country — a country shrouded by political change, social stagnation and economic degradation. Despite the fact that the country is ruled by the privilege few — the rich, the influential and the powerful; many people have vied for political change in a country that needs heroes and martyrs.
Inuman at Pulutan, A Filipino Love Affair
Its not known when Filipinos started to drink or the development of alcoholic beverages and a rich drinking culture for that matter. One thing is certain, when people started to congregate and socialized at the same time shared food and drink with each other, celebrated important occasions and provided a rite of passage for young boys then its how it all began.
Pagkaing Pinoy: A Gastronomic Time Travel
Food has always played an important in our lives whether on special occasions like birthdays, weddings and baptisms or just a simple family dinner, it has always helped shape our Filipino identity. Through thick and thin, the way we cook, prepare and eat our favorite food helped define our psyche.