Social Issues

A Bike Ride to Remind Ilonggos to be “Dahan-Dahan” on the Road

Jacob Bravo

Last Oct. 27, around 300 cyclists took part in the Road Safety Bike Ride, a 15-kilometer city-wide bike ride that marked the launch of the ‘Dahan-Dahan sa Daan’ road safety campaign by artist-activist group, DAKILA. The event aimed at calling for safer roads in light of the recent awards touting Iloilo City as a bike-friendly.. Read more

This Year’s Most Bongga Rally in Iloilo Happened Last Week

Vic Benjamin Lumandog

The 3rd Iloilo Pride March

project iloilo

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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