Social Issues

Kings of the Road: How Jeepneys can Boost Tourism in Iloilo

vernan jagunap

One of the issues that dominated the news recently was the modernization of jeepneys. The new jeepneys will be equipped with CCTV cameras, GPS, and automated fare collection or beep cards; and only two types of jeepneys will be allowed–the electric and the Euro-4 compliant jeepneys–to comply with the Clean Air Act. However, upon seeing.. Read more

This Ilonggo-Made Boracay Documentary Confronts our Prejudices on Atis & IPs

joseph batcagan

Bakya Mo Neneng: An Ilongga OFW’s Death in Kuwait Proves Why This Song is Still Relevant

joseph batcagan

The Cursed Man of Jereos

debbie bartolo

You can see him walking aimlessly in his oversized T-shirt while staring at bypassers through his scattered eyes. Then, his body starts to shake and he just collapses. On the narrow one-way road of Jereos, La Paz, people would recognize this cursed individual as Korsnoy. Korsnoy is the man of the present and the future,.. Read more

Make Communities, Not Just “Scenes”

joseph batcagan

Artivism [iloilo]: Social Media and Society (Huring-huring)

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Ilonggos Share Their New Year’s Resolutions, and How They Maintained Them

joseph batcagan

You know what’s the most gasgas thing you would hear this week? It’s “I promise I’m going to be [INSERT LIFE-CHANGING DECISION] starting this New Year.” Oh yes, we know that changing an aspect of your life for whatever reason is hard; it’s why New Year’s resolutions are almost always bound to fail. Because really,.. Read more

Project Iloilo Episodes S01E08: What’s an Ilonggo?

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Project Iloilo Episodes S01E05: Responsible Social Media

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