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Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD: Wild horses of Davao

Over a century ago, Davao region, home to dozens of indigenous tribes, was home to wild horses. Unlike the Mustangs, the scions of horses...
Understanding Islam by Muhajid Navarra

Understanding Islam: Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday

Each individual Muslim is expected to express his love for Prophet Muhammad. In fact, Muslims have to love Prophet Muhammad more than their families...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

Think on these: Beating vitamin A deficiency

“The soul, fortunately, has an interpreter - often an unconscious but still a faithful interpreter - in the eye,” wrote Charlotte Bronte in her...
Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD: KKK and Masonry in Davao

Outside Freemasonry, only a handful of local researchers know that on November 22, 2018, Sarangani Lodge No. 50, Davao’s oldest Masonic lodge, will celebrate...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

Think on these: Invisible killer

“Pollution has been steadily growing, as has its health impact, so that it is now the leading cause of death. And, of course, it...

PINOY MARINO RIGHTS: Sleeping on post while on duty as ground for dismissal

Atty. Dennis R. Gorecho Seafaring is a job with  an inherently stressful environment.  As the technical and specialized nature of the maritime  industry requires constant alertness...
Fast Backward by Antonio V. Figueroa

FAST BACKWARD: Sotto’s ‘fight for freedom’

For lack of anything to do on how to grab headlines, Sen. Vicente Sotto III, in September 18, 2018, filed Senate Bill 102, co-authored...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

THINK ON THESE: A Department of Fisheries

If everything goes right, we may soon have a new department – the Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture. Thanks to Senator Ralph Recto – yes,...
THINK ON THESE by Henrylito D. Tacio

Think on these: Unseen scourge of farmers  

The Philippines is currently facing a very serious soil erosion problem.    According to the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), about a billion cubic...
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SPECKS OF LIFE: Do Pinoys know they enjoy democratic edge?

The Philippine Ship of State continues to be buffeted by winds of agonizing uncertainties. More than seventy two years after the Americans granted us our...

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