Learn and adopt from social movements

Elections are the means to s/elect leaders and governments. Through elections, we can hold leaders and governments accountable, although with varying success. Through elections, we can ensure that citizens’ interests and needs are represented in the democratic process, although not all the...

Inclusion of voter’s education in schools

The proposal for the inclusion of voter’s education in the college curriculum is worth considering. The move, according to some advocates, will not only educate students about the electoral process as they prepare to vote for the first time, but also about...

The Hollywood Hills Cross; ...

In the Season of Lent it would be spiritually appropriate and compelling for Christians, worth his light and salt, to focus on reading the Book of Books, to wit: “May I never boast except in the cross of Lord Jesus Christ.”Galatians 6:14.   

Best choice vs lesser evil for 2022

The concept of “choosing the lesser evil” seems to say that when a person is faced with two undesirable (i.e., two unfortunate or disappointing) options, then that individual should choose the less “evil” thing. But that framework, which at first glance looks...

The spirit of Lenten Season

In the Christian world, the Lenten Season which started during the Ash Wednesday ritual, is one of the best antidotes and shields against all man-made and nature-induced calamities/disasters. The Christian of varying denominations, Catholics especially, took the Ash Wednesday...

Is F2F classes feasible in Catanduanes?

With Alert level 2 status declared in the Bicol Region, not only were the business, tourism, and transport sectors were given opportunities to serve respective clients at least to the optimum; the education sector from the prekindergarten up to the college/ university...

Ambush or Encounter?

By any measure, the tragic demise of the leader of the 6-man team on a mission to serve a warrant of arrest to a fugitive disturbing, unchristian, and unpardonable Technically an ambush and not an encounter, it truly manifests...

Stringent Border control

From Alert level 4 before, the province was reclassified to Alert 2 then. like other provinces in the BIcol Region to Level 3 status. What does it meant? COVID 19 Omicron variant and other variants have had a resurgence...

New Year 2022: Choices, Faith, Love, & Optimism

“Christmas is a celebration of Christ love for Humankind. And the love that binds us as sacred family,” says Lailah Gifty Aikita. Majority of true Christians, if not all, would apparently subscribes to Akita’s “idea of Christmas as love; so pure and...

MAN OF THE HOUR: CSHCI-VSA ELPIDIO TUBORO

             This issue is the last one for the period—October 2020-October 2021--- of our highly cherished crusading community newspaper---BICOL PERYODIKO). Vol. 16, No. 001 would commence next issue.              As such, we’re brimming with pride as we await, with...