A Modern Myth: The War Between Christianity and Islam

Earlier this year, we were asked to watch a film entitled "War is a Tender Thing". The movie centers on a family, with a Muslim father and a Christian mother. The director of the film, also the daughter of the parents in the movie, shifts her focus from the father's side of the story to … Continue reading A Modern Myth: The War Between Christianity and Islam

Property and Social Justice: Where Do We Call Home?

By Rafael Martin M. Consing III (2013-17455) To put everything into context, some light must be shed on the events surrounding Adjani Arumpac’s War is a Tender Thing: The Great Depression of the 1930s changed the political and economic landscape of the Philippines for decades to come. Having created an atmosphere of poverty, unpredictability, and … Continue reading Property and Social Justice: Where Do We Call Home?

On War Is a Tender Thing: Looking at the Bigger Picture

Matagal tagal na rin akong hindi nakakapag-DOTA, kaya maliban sa sunod sunod na exams at requirements ngayong college eh di pa ulit ako napapasabak sa isang full scale na gyera. Malayung malayo sa dati kong gawi nung high school na as soon na mag-ring na ang bell for the class dismissal eh mag-uunahan na kaming … Continue reading On War Is a Tender Thing: Looking at the Bigger Picture