Why Our Moro Brothers and Sisters Will Never Turn Fundamentalist

Why Our Moro Brothers and Sisters Will Never Turn Fundamentalist

The author contends that most Filipino Muslims are too secularly practical to fall for the likes of ISIS and the Taliban.

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Wesley So’s Rocky Road to the World Chess Championship

Wesley So’s Rocky Road to the World Chess Championship

Young Filipino chess wiz’s quest for the world championship is a rollercoaster ride.

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Tupig From Tarlac

Tupig From Tarlac

A sweet, sticky rice snack is part and parcel of the author’s memory of her hometown.

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The Happy Home Cook: Tupig

The Happy Home Cook: Tupig

The scent of burnt banana leaves and sweet coconut floated through the air and I saw tupig was being sold by street vendors. Tupig are thin, long, log-shaped kakanin wrapped in banana leaves. They are made of coconut, sugar, sweet rice grains soaked overnight, molasses and rice flour.

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A Choir for All Seasons

A Choir for All Seasons

The Philippines’ world renowned Madrigal Singers is on a world tour, singing for peace in these times.

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Hometown: Overstaying in Cebu

Hometown: Overstaying in Cebu

Author retires in Cebu because “it’s more pun.”

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Hapag-Kainan sa Ballesteros

Hapag-Kainan sa Ballesteros

If you’re ever in Cagayan, you simply must visit and dine at Hapag-Kainan sa Ballesteros.

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The Happy Home Cook: Dinakdakan (Boiled and Grilled Pig Parts)

The Happy Home Cook: Dinakdakan (Boiled and Grilled Pig Parts)

Being located in an Ilocano town, it is not a surprise that the most popular dishes at Hapag-Kainan sa Ballesteros have Ilocano origins like dinakdakan (boiled and grilled pig parts).

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Presy Lopez Psinakis defined grace, courage

Presy Lopez Psinakis defined grace, courage

A resolute enemy of the Marcos dictatorship passes on.

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Tony Remington’s Launching Point to Fil-Am Consciousness

Tony Remington’s Launching Point to Fil-Am Consciousness

Tony Remington’s portraits of the Manilatown manongs are timeless snapshots of the human spirit.

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