Category: Homeland

Book on Filipino Pioneers and Achievers in Australia

To commemorate  the 75th Anniversary of Philippine Australian Relations last year, Benjie de Ubago released her latest offering to the Filipino community – “Filipino Australian Pioneers and Achievers in Australia.”  The book is informative, insightful and inspiring! It is a…

GREG CASTILLA – Dateline Seattle: The Evil that Men Do Lives after Them Bicol Mail – October 14, 2021In Shakespeare’s “Julius Caesar,” there’s a scene at Caesar’s funeral after his assassination, where Anthony claims that “the evil that men do…
Birds of the same feathers

BY GREG CASTILLA – Dateline Seattle: Birds of the Same Feather Flock Together – Bicol Mail – December 9, 2021 The attempt by Bongbong, the son of the dictator Marcos, to retake Malacanang may not be through the use of…

BY DR ED ESCULTURA – The 1Sambayan has a huge challenge: to win the 2022 presidential elections. Is it achievable in 11 months?       Here’s what we know: if elections were held now Sara Duterte would get 28% of the…
Leni Robredo: the Quintessential Woman

Dateline Seattle: Leni Robredo: The Quintessential Woman Bicol Mail -July 22, 2021 BY GREG CASTILLA – A barrage of disinformation – the kind that only pernicious, insecure, and well-oiled politicians can do through their troll farms – is on the…

BY FELIX ORCULLO POLITICAL COMMENTARY To supporters of President Duterte, six years in the presidency without re-election is not enough.  Seems like an unfinished business.  He is not allowed to run for re-election according to the Constitution.  Just one term…