10 Things You May Not Know About Eid al-Fitr

What do you know about Ramadan and the Islamic faith? For some Filipinos, July 17 will be the start of yet another much-awaited long weekend. Holidays, after all, don’t come very often for the busy corporate slave. For our 11 million Muslim brothers and sisters in the Philippines, July 17 is a significant date in their spiritual…

Pride March 2015: Filipino LGBTQs Make History in Luneta

The fight for love, equality, and freedom continues in the historical urban park in the Philippines. Situated by the Manila Bay and adjacent to the walled city of Intramuros, the Luneta National Park is an important site in Philippine history. It was where Jose Rizal, one of the nation’s greatest heroes, was executed on December 30, 1896. It was where the Declaration…