Author: noonewaytowrite

Student activists on Rody’s rape joke: ‘Manifestation of feudal culture’

Student activists criticized Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte’s remark on rape as a “manifestation of feudal culture” in the country. (more…)

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Presidential bets vow to end contractualization, protect labor rights

With only two weeks left before the elections, the six presidential candidates gave their best shot in the last leg of PiliPinas Debates 2016 held at PHINMA University of Pangasinan, April 24. (more…)

Why Motherhood is Stress-sed Calling the Telephone?

We have several relatives abroad whom we regularly communicate with and by that I mean almost everyday. Growing up, I became familiar with the English language partly because I would overhear snippets of my family’s conversations with our relatives over the phone. Filipino is our primary language at home so we would sometimes joke about how speaking in straight English feels awkward and gives us a nose bleed. Eventually, we developed our own words and expressions that became part of our daily banter at home.

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