The Ill-Gotten Health of the Philippines

President Noynoy Aquino left office and slapped nurses on his way out. He vetoed the Comprehensive Nursing Bill which would have provided for the raise in salary for entry level nurses working in both public and private sector, the appropriation of nurse to patient ratio, protection of nurses against illegal labor practices, unfair compensation and false…

Freedom of a Bipolar Mind

Independence Day. It makes me appreciate the freedom we now have. I am happy we can freely practice religion, freedom of expression, and have choices on what we can watch, buy, or wear. But it also reminds me of some moments when I felt I have lost my freedom. I was once a prisoner of…

Sa Aking mga Kababata

Ang sarap isiping pag-ibig ang nagpapainog sa mundo. Pero sabi ng mga praktikal, pera ruaw talaga ang siyang dahilan kung bakit umiikot ito. Anong magandang kurso? ‘Yung magpapayaman sa ‘yo. Anong negosyo ang magandang itayo? Sa easy money tayo. Saang trabaho dapat pumasok? Sa malaki ang sweldo. At paano nga naman sisisihin ang taumbayan? Sa bansang…