Republic Act 8485 or the Animal Welfare Act was the culmination of Nita Hontiveros-Lichauco's long years of active campaigning and lobbying for the protection of animals in the Philippines. Ms. Hontiveros-Lichauco is the President and guiding light of the Philippine Animal Welfare Society (PAWS). President Fidel V. Ramos signed that law on February 11, 1998… Continue reading Animal rights or animal welfare?
On February 12, 2000, my article on harems and polygamy in Islam was published at The Philippine Post. I wrote it for the Valentine season. The year after, I was informed that two of my articles Of Sheikhs and Harems: Polygamy in Islam and Once Upon A Time: Sarangany Island were two of the 7… Continue reading Of Sheikhs and Harems: Polygamy in Islam
WEBSITE A website is defined in wikipedia as "a collection of web pages and related content that is identified by a common domain name and published on at least one web server." Thus, there are two requirements for a website -- a domain name and a web server or webhost. A domain name is… Continue reading WEBMASTER / WEBSITE DESIGNER / WEBSITE AUTHOR
Do you Need a WRITER / EDITOR / GHOSTWRITER / CONTENT PROVIDER or WRITING COACH? Are you itching to write but you don’t know how to begin? Do you have 1001 things in your head which you want to share to the world, but don’t know how to go about it, to organize it into… Continue reading Writer / Editor for Hire
I made a new website to showcase my upcoming book, Blogging the Bangsa Moro. The site includes links to a number of my blogposts as well as to my eldest brother's last essay published at the Ateneo Law Journal, which I also blogged. But I don't want to post the website itself because I haven't… Continue reading Bangsa Moro Files
For the past few weeks, the Filipino public has been bombarded with a barrage of propaganda on the side of the President's men about the alleged violations of ABS-CBN radio-TV network. On the other hand, ABS-CBN's cable channels have been bombarding the viewers with interviews and testimonials of people claiming that their lives would not… Continue reading PRESS FREEDOM: The crux of the ABS-CBN franchise denial