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April, 2021

  • 28 April

    Sustaining the community pantries

    Promises that will never, ever be fulfilled – like the jet-ski promise to the Spratly islands:

  • 26 April

    Community pantry – spark of hope

    The surprising emergence of Community Pantries – Give what you can, Take what you need – truly restores faith in humanity.

March, 2021

  • 2 March

    Are health protocols ineffective?

    Malacanang and the IATF are feeling the pressure whether to ease quarantine restrictions in order to restart the economy or wait until the curve of COVID cases eases down.

  • 2 March

    Low trust for Sinovac

    The recent frenzy over the delayed arrival of vaccines in the Philippines shifts to trust because medical frontliners do not want to be injected with Sinovac which government preferred despite the 50% efficacy.

July, 2020

  • 20 July

    Pandemic’s grave effect on education

    The pandemic has severely crippled the global economy – with conspiracy theorists blaming China intentionally released the virus to subdue its arch enemy the US by conquering it not my military might but through an invisible weapon – with nations attempting to restart businesses by any means possible.

June, 2020

  • 1 June

    Human and Business Resiliency

    The Virtual Mentor Archie P. Inlong “Resiliency” is fast becoming the buzzword of the era of the COVID 19 virus.

  • 1 June

    Planned epidemic

    Among the COVID-19 conspiracy theories that titillated many, one stands out. For security purposes, the whistleblower’s name will not be mentioned. Let’s refer to him as WB.

May, 2020

  • 27 May

    Classes and Masses

    When Metro Manila transitions to General Community Quarantine (GCQ) in June 2020, expected changes include the resumption of religious services particularly Masses by the Catholic Church.

  • 25 May

    Emotional Decluttering

    The Virtual Mentor Archie P. Inlong As we wallow in the notion that the Great Lockdown of 2020 may be nearing its end, we invite our readers to reflect on this question: what was the best thing you did during the with your time?

  • 25 May

    Freedom! … ?

    On May 16, a number of areas were placed under either General Community Quarantine (GCQ) or Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine (MECQ) that granted some liberties to residents, allowing the reopening of select establishments, including malls, under certain protocols.