A RECENT discussion on leadership had me blurting out this matter of “inspired leadership” that had, quite accidentally, generated a good deal of interest that I’ve been asked to expound on it. 1,612 more words
Mga Marka » Cory Aquino
QUEZON CITY, Philippines (The Adobo Chronicles® ) – There appears to be an organized conspiracy to keep the name “Aquino” forever instilled in the minds of Filipinos. 345 more words
THE VATICAN, Italy (The Adobo Chronicles® ) – The Philippines, a country of more than 100 Million people, about 80 percent of whom are Catholics, has its share of saints. 203 more words
Published on March 25, 2014.
Earlier this month, the Pantheon project website of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Media Lab went live. Pantheon, or at least its first version, is an impressive but necessarily incomplete attempt to measure “the global popularity of historical characters” (this and other project-descriptive quotes are from the Methods section of the website). 815 more words
Published on February 4, 2014.
The Akbayan party-list group invited me to speak, as “an outsider looking in,” at its 16th anniversary program last Thursday. I began by adverting to what I supposed was “a time of mixed emotions” for the party I had occasionally voted for, following its entry into mainstream politics and its mingled success and failure in last year’s election. 888 more words
Swabe ang Anarkiya sa Pilipinas
…dahil wala pang marahas na reaksyon ang mga Pilipino
Ni Apolinario Villalobos
Ang matinding anarkiya sa isang bansa ay nangyayari kapag hindi na makatiis ang mga mamamayan sa mahinang pamunuan o kung humagupit ang isang matinding kalamidad kaya halos paralisado ang pamahalaan. 647 more words