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Chacapna: Rise of the DepEd mafia, Lilian’s case and the egotists (part four)
THE DepEd (Department of Education) mafia has breached the regional level. It happened, not without warning. While the angels in the mountainous city are diligently educating the not so hard-headed households, some of them are busy tempting the souls of ...
From 145 days ago
Chacapna: The angels of Mayor Benjie and Councilor Benny, the oppositions (part two)
WHILE I’m sitting at the back of Baguio City High school in the sergeant’s coffee with a cup of coffee, Councilor Benny converses: Can you see that old tree at the entrance of this parking lot, that lonely organism must ...
From 153 days ago
Chacapna: The angels of Mayor Benjie and Councilor Benny (part one)
PART four of the series “The rise of the DepEd mafia” rests in the meantime. For better mafia training, Superintendent Rico, the central character, went soul searching in the mountainous province. That’s quite good if there is a mafia in ...
From 160 days ago
Chacapna: Rise of the DepEd mafia, the secret books – part three
WHAT would be the simplest and effective way of acquiring knowledge, which every learning institution, in essence, has to provide, other than reading books? None! Because time immemorial, books alone springs countless knowledge. If it has that noble intention, then ...
From 167 days ago
Chacapna: Rise of the DepEd mafia — the seminarians (part two)
BEFORE the recital of the mafias’ shatter proof codes and the execution of the initiation rites, Superintendent Rico remembered what he has well-read in the seminary. Rather than leave it in the hands of these emphatic minds, he would rather ...
From 174 days ago
Chacapna: The rise of the DepEd mafia (part one)
“SACRA Corona Unita, Cosa Nostra, Bratva” are words seldom spoken or heard. But it connects solely to one being – the mafia. Steering towards one purpose of gaining goods, services, position or power through influence or other unlawful means; it ...
From 181 days ago
Chacapna: The ‘flower vase’ superintendent and his ‘flowers’, epilogue.
OUT of the Blue – teens in the middle 90’s sense the love track, irresistible. But there is something unusual about the band; was it “Michael Learns To Rock” or “Michael Rocks, To Learn”? Be as it may, only the ...
From 188 days ago
Chacapna: The ‘flower vase’ superintendent and his ‘flowers’, part eight.
ART went contemplating on Sora, as the attractive flower, of which none of the good looking honeybees dared to slip on her tempting pollen. For who among these creatures will venture, when in time immemorial, this flower even defied odds ...
From 195 days ago
Chacapna: The ‘flower vase’ superintendent and his ‘flowers’, part seven.
ARE teachers’ honors and pride cheap nowadays, that selling “tinudok and mani” is an option or, was it done out of fear? How many public school teachers are in this trade of selling goods, either in compliance to a boss ...
From 202 days ago
Chacapna: The ‘flower vase’ superintendent and his ‘flowers’ part six.
FORWARDED in my mail box is a letter that wasn’t published in the week’s mail of a friendly, fair, fearless and free newspaper. I lent this little space, since the column existed purposely for public school teachers. It says: “Dear ...
From 209 days ago