Sunday, August 25, 2019
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Lim: Safe spaces
ISN’T it time we had gender-neutral public restrooms? Let’s talk about why we have sex-segregated restrooms in the first place. Historically, women stayed home. When women entered the workforce, sex-segregated restroom facilities was born.Before long, these gender-specific restroom policies became ...
From 9 hours ago
ONCE in a while, you come across a film that allows you to absolve yourself for playing hooky one afternoon and spending three precious hours away from the office. Last Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019, it was “Mina-Anud.”Inspired by true events ...
From 14 days ago
PUBLIC shaming is nothing new. Filipinos value amor propio. We can afford to lose everything except our face. So when nothing else works, we resort to shaming.We parade alleged perpetrators of crimes on national television for the public to feast ...
From 28 days ago
AS A baby boomer, I admit I throw shade at millennials more often than I probably should. My only excuse is the frustration I feel co-existing with a generation that grows more alien to me every day. One day, though, ...
From 35 days ago
Lim: The legend
ONCE upon a time, there lived an English teacher called Sr. Rosario. She was, what we would call in our time, a terror teacher.A student she was training to read for mass infamously fainted during practice. Sr. Rosario confessed to ...
From 56 days ago
Lim: Self love
WE DON’T debate because we’re different. We debate because we’re alike. We are both combative and controlling.We have quick tempers but we have soft hearts. We have strong opinions and we don’t pull any punches. We like to do things ...
From 70 days ago
TODAY, as I turn 55, sappy and sentimental as ever—I’d like to say thank you.Thank you for the introduction to the Fitbit. It ushered my return to the fitness journey. I can’t always get in 10,000 steps a day but ...
From 84 days ago
Lim: Civic duties
I ARRIVE home just in time for the elections. But long before my plane touches down at Mactan, our precinct numbers and sample ballots are already ready. Oh yes. In our family, we take our civic duties seriously.We traditionally hold ...
From 98 days ago
EVERY day, I learn something new about myselfSometimes, I live in the past and this is why some days, I feel sad, bitter and resentful. But most days, I live in the future which is why I am often worried, ...
From 112 days ago
I HAD a minor scare in Milan. Upon exiting La Scala, I realize I cannot locate my phone. I then recall that I had put my phone down beside me on the chaise while sitting at the foyer of the ...
From 119 days ago