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“Tie a Yellow Ribbon…”

“Tie a Yellow Ribbon…”

A tribute to Mrs. Corazon Aquino, President of the Philippines (1986-92) In many conversations with Filipinos younger than 40 years old, I realized that most of them only have a vague idea of the turbulent... 

Life in These Islands Part 5

Life in These Islands Part 5

_ Scenic Routes, Anyone? I didn’t know there was such a thing as an orderly sight in the Philippine highways until… … two days ago, when I saw for the first time a freeway that was...