If you look at the events that have shocked the Senate grounds in recent months- the PDAF Scam, the Disbursement Acceleration Program and now, another inquiry in aid of legislation.
Shares compelling reasons why youth engagement in political and socio-civic affairs is fashionable and trendy. Seeks to present and spark new thought provokiing ideas on the importance of ideology in today's modern world.
In a spate of unexpected series of events in the last week, the Philippine National Team in Basketball, also known as Gilas Pilipinas, has sent shockwaves throughout the Basketball World in its recently concluded stint in the FIBA World Cup of Basketball currently being held in Spain.
The slow movement of our transport system and the slow progress and development of our people economically- they are only indicative of a much bigger problem, which is a slow moving country.
The SONA has always been a spectacle of what administrations have been able to do and no President will ever face the people and tell them that we failed to do these things and we failed in certain areas.
After personally witnessing history as the SanMig Super Coffee Mixers clinched for only the 5th time a trifecta victory in the 3 Conferences of the PBA's 39th Season, it occurred to me that the events, struggles and victories that came along with this triumph can somehow mirror the kind of attitude and value a lot of us can emulate in order to have a successful society.
Four and a half years into the term of the Aquino administration, despite the projected and portrayed economic development by some experts and by the talking heads of Malacanang, we are still a people wanting of "inclusive", "trickled down" or "intestinally felt" growth. These are all concepts which are shared by some economic and political experts, all of which are legitimate but do not fully capture the type of growth and development the country needs at this time.
Ang nakaambang pagtatapos ng ating mga mag-aaral ngayong Marso'y hindi lamang para sa mga mag-aaral na tatanggap ng mga natatanging parangal dahil sa kanilang mga matataas na marka't natatanging kagalingan sa loob ng silid aralan.
If you happen to observe the goings on in Social Media, the discussions in the many side streets of Metro Manila and the talk of the town amongst many communities, you’d think that most of our countrymen are actually into the political occurrences in the country.