An Encounter of a Special Kind

An Encounter of a Special Kind

Nothing prepared a Filipino expat in Amsterdam for his recent meeting with a Filipino, who lived almost 400 years ago.

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Manuel P. Mogato – Finding the ‘Holy Grail’ of Journalism

Manuel P. Mogato – Finding the ‘Holy Grail’ of Journalism

Find out what it took for journalist Manny Mogato and his Reuters team to win the coveted Pulitzer Prize in international reporting.

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[PARTNER] Preventing domestic abuse through community education

[PARTNER] Preventing domestic abuse through community education

ALLICE defines community education.

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The Happy Home Cook: Thai Beef Lettuce Wrap

The Happy Home Cook: Thai Beef Lettuce Wrap

This is a dish that I prepare for my husband, a treat that he can also share with his friends at work. He can just put the containers of minced beef and the chilled lettuce leaves on the table, all ready for everybody to wrap and roll!

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Martial Law Stories: The “Torture” of Playing for Miss Universe 1974

Martial Law Stories: The “Torture” of Playing for Miss Universe 1974

Find out what it was like to do a “command performance” for Imelda Marcos in the ‘70s.

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Martial Law Stories: House Arrest

Martial Law Stories: House Arrest

A member of a leftist family is imprisoned in his own house.

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Martial Law Stories: Raid!

Martial Law Stories: Raid!

The writer has a close call when Philippine Constabulary operatives raided his house in search of one of his activist brothers.

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Movie Review: ‘Goyo: The Boy General’ is Profound and Relevant

Movie Review: ‘Goyo: The Boy General’ is Profound and Relevant

See Jerrold Tarog’s new movie “Goyo” and think of our Philippines today.

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The Happy Home Cook: Tahong Especial

The Happy Home Cook: Tahong Especial

Here's a simple pulutan recipe using mussels from formerly incarcerated officers and soldiers.

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Papa’s Japanese Rice

Papa’s Japanese Rice

The author pays homage to cooking of her father, who wore the apron at home.

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