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IN THE WAKE OF ANOTHER SUCCESS Taste of Manila’s Formidable Potential

“Don’t blow off another’s candle for it won’t make yours shine brighter.” ― Jaachynma N.E. Agu TORONTO – The success of Taste of Manila (ToM) festival is unprecedented. But for one individual who claims to represent the entire Filipino community in Greater Toronto Area, if not in the entire Canada, it was a humiliating slap.… Read More »

Should We Mourn or Celebrate Stephen Harper’s Resignation?

“You will never say goodbye to the past, until you understand why the flashbacks haunt you.”         Shannon L. Alder TORONTO – Do we mourn the departure of Stephen Harper or celebrate it? The 22nd prime minister of Canada resigned his Parliament position as MP for Calgary Heritage on Friday, Aug. 26,… Read More »

Taste of Manila: Our Very Own

Taste of  Manila, for a festival newbie, is very well put together.   Only on its third year, it has now set the gold standard for Filipino community cultural celebrations. It was a tough beginning for the fledgling organizers, as may be expected of every new undertaking of its kind. But for a few blessings,… Read More »

The saga of Jun Lozada continues

He was in tears when he first surfaced in the Philippines’ national consciousness. It was 2 a.m. of Feb. 7, 2008 when Rodolfo “Jun” Lozada Jr. appeared in a hastily called press conference at the De La Salle Greenhills to reveal that he had been kidnapped at the airport upon his arrival from Hongkong by… Read More »


For three years Aga Muhlach was not visible in showbiz. Now he’s back via ABS-CBN TV talent search as host of Pinoy Boyband Superstar, with Yeng Constantino, Sandara Park and Vice Ganda. To recall, Aga was with the Kapamilya network for 20 years. In 2011 he transferred to TV-5. Aga hosted Explorer shot in various… Read More »


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Filipinos should reject Trump

I’m not sure if I even wanted to add my voice to the chorus of people from both sides of the political fence in denouncing Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump for his bigotry and reckless demagoguery, but with his recent attack on the Philippines and Filipinos, I know I just have to.   Trump touched… Read More »

The feudal lord rules

MANILA When Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte was mayor of Davao City in southern Philippines he had successfully established himself as a feudal lord there for 20 years. Far from the scrutinizing eyes of what outsiders resentfully call “Imperial Manila,” he quietly ensconced himself in Davao as a feudal warlord. He scared the local people into submission.… Read More »