If kapwa is so central to the Filipino experience, then why do we see so little of it in our everyday lives?Read More
"As an Asian woman I find that I am often asked to second-guess myself; to forgive and understand others before I am allowed to defend myself."Read More
One may be tempted to call racism a ‘Western’ problem.
But why is that when a Chinese-Filipino gets achieves a record-breaking high grade at her university, we throw her shade for her ethnicity? Why is it that, when Pacquiao lost his fight to Mayweather, the insults from Filipinos flooding social media were racial (and sexual) in nature?Read More
Many by now have heard of the recent declaration of blogger Nathan Allen, a.k.a. I Dreamed of This, as persona non grata in the province of Sorsogon. The reason for his plight? A not-so-positive blog post on his website, wherein the blogger recounts a ‘disappointing’ and potentially dangerous experience in Donsol.Read More
‘Hello miss beautiful,’ ‘good morning idol,’ ‘smile naman dyan miss’….Read More