Promote National Industrialization for National Development — IBON Foundation

“The Filipino people deserve and demand an industrial economy that improves the standard of living of the majority and that strengthens the country’s national independence and self-reliance. We need to transform the Philippine economy from its current backwardness into an industrial power.”

via IBON Infovideo: Promote National Industrialization for National Development — IBON Foundation

Do The Poor Have The Privilege To Grieve?

In a dim-lit street in Navotas, two coffins were laid. Two brothers were victims of tokhang (drug-related killings) while inside their house in the broad afternoon. Armed men stormed the house and killed the two. One of them was carrying his grandchild when shot. The news report says it was a buy-bust operations, which witnesses […]


Branded o Generic?

Madalas pag bumibili ako sa (isang sikat na) drug store, tinatanong ako:  Branded o generic?

Sa pagkakaalam ko, lahat naman ng binebenta nilang gamot eh branded at lahat ng gamot ay may generic name. So bakit pa nila ako tinatanong?

Siguro, gusto nila akong magkaroon ng impression na yung mas mahal na gamot eh “branded” (and therefore mas effective/reliable) at yung mumurahin eh “generic”.

Ang tamang tanong, sa palagay ko ay: Mura o mahal na brand?


September 26, 2016

Noong Sep 26, 2009 ipinarating ni Inang Kalikasan na hindi ligtas ang Kamaynilaan mula sa bagsik ng Climate Change.