Category Archives: Advocacy

Working on a drug-related article (old photographs)

These photos were taken during an interview with an official of the Dangerous Drugs Board in 2003. (Sorry I forgot his name) I was working on an assignment about prohibited drugs and its effect on users/abusers. 

Stronger Together!

“If your definition of feminism is not intersectional, it’s not feminism.” Ctto

Selling unused stuff for a good cause

Some friends are selling different items on Facebook as part of their commitment to help survivors of typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) this Christmas. There are those who sell baked goodies, some are selling second-hand and unused stuff. Some request friends to donate books for children, or join a concert to raise funds. It’s heartwarming to see…

Multipurpose net

This is not your ordinary net as it is the byproduct of coconut husks which are sun-dried, and placed in a decorticating machine to separate the fiber. Twines are weaved in the loom to create nets. Finished coco nets are used for slope protection and control soil erosion. Fiber can also be used as mattress…

National Flag Day

It’s National Flag Day today. The days of the 28th of May (National Flag Day) and the 12th of June (Independence Day) are designated as flag days, during which all offices, agencies and instrumentalities of government, business establishments, institutions of learning and private homes are enjoined to display the flag. But in recent years, the…