Institutions are an important cog in the wheel of democracy, the integral cog that allows it to keep moving.

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(PHOTO | CHARLES DELUVIO)


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“It takes little effort to stop a tyrant. I have no doubt in the ultimate victory of right over wrong, of good over evil, in the awakening of the Filipino.” — Benigno “Ninoy” S. Aquino Jr.


The dictator was right about history. But so are we — we are not off his hook yet.

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(PHOTO | VOX POPULI PH)


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Peasant activist Randall “Ka Randy” Echanis’ funeral. (GMA News)


Hacienda Luisita is a symbol.

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Farm and sugar mill workers set up barricades in front of the Central Azucarera de Tarlac in Hacienda Luisita. WIth a wage of less than 5 dollars per week and a massive layoff of mill personnel, the workers called for a strike. (PHOTO | JEZ ASNAR)


Distraction, deception, disinformation, indecision, and despotism are the five main mixes of the Duterte disaster.

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(PHOTO | VOX POPULI PH)


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Not even strict security protocols within the National Museum could prevent my protest. [Cue in: #MarcosNoHero]

“I rebel; therefore, I exist.” — Albert Camus


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When I moved on from Grade 2, I bagged an award that I barely remember now. Haha.


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House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano, Marinduque Representative Lord Allan Velasco, and President Rodrigo Duterte held a close-door meeting in Malacañang to settle the rift between the two legislator over a ‘term-sharing’ agreement for the House Speakership brokered before Duterte’s 2019 SONA. Joining them was Senator Bong Go, Duterte’s unofficial aide.

Karl Patrick Suyat

Campus journalist, writer, bookworm, activist, Filipino

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