Colors Everywhere

This semester, I am taking up Panitikang Pilipino 19. It’s basically about gender and sexuality in Philippine literature. I’m actually expecting to have some discussions about femisinm, LGBT issues, and machismo. However, I only got the first one simply because our professor is one of the pioneers in feminism movements in our country. But that … Continue reading Colors Everywhere

Saving the ‘Natives’

Last month, our NSTP class had some visitors from the Southern part of our nation. This group of people is called Lumads. Honestly, I really don’t know anything about them. It’s my first time to hear their ethnic tribe. What only makes them familiar to me is their name- lumad- which as far as I … Continue reading Saving the ‘Natives’