Urban legends have been part of Filipino folklore ever since, when our ancestors would huddle together using only a single gas lamp and tell stories of mythical creatures such as ghosts, aswang (local witch), fairies, and elves. There were also stories shared about sigbin (local to Bohol and other Visayan regions, this creature is said […]
Never has the generational wars been so distinct and so in-your-face with the invention of the newest clapback coined by today’s Gen Z for their close-minded, older counterparts: Ok boomer. US media giants such as The Washington Post and The New York Times recently published stories online dissecting these two words for everything that it […]
How did a brute fete turned into the celebration of love we know today?
It’s 2018 and we still haven’t progressed from the idea that rape has something to do with a woman’s clothing. We’re still teaching girls and women that they won’t get raped IF they go by some unwritten and unspoken “street rules”. Recently, a “how to prevent rape” material from Angono police drew flak for promoting […]