Footnotes, News

Simeon Ola, last general to surrender during Filipino-American war

30 Aug , 2014  

During the recent commemoration of National Heroes Day, the “historians” in Malacanang had been very selective at naming personalities that figured during the Philippine campaign for independence. Generals Vicente Lukban and Vito Belarmino made it to the cut as the palace announced that a special set of 24 printable trading cards featuring the 24 commanders […]


Footnotes, News, NOAH

The Poor Can Sing Off State of Poverty with Pride

17 Jun , 2013  

Today we make an easy recall of the days when we were little. What came to mind was the classic and popular folk song of one about “our” small house. Some say the original version was in Tagalog entitled “Bahay Kubo” composed by Felipe de Leon: Bahay kubo kahit munti Ang halaman doon ay sari-sari, […]