united nations month theme 2015

United Nations month theme 2015 – ‘International Year of Soils’

The United Nations (UN) will be celebrating its 70th foundation anniversary this October 24. October of every year is known all over the world as UN month. This is also being celebrated in the Philippines, especially at the elementary and secondary levels. The activities are usually led by the schools’ respective Social Studies Departments. The Philippines,


OFFLINE | Andrea Brillantes and The Filipino Scribe’s darkest 48 hours

When I was first informed of the alleged private video of Angela Brillantes during the wee hours of July 10, I couldn’t contain my excitement. Regular readers of TFS definitely know the context of I mentioning the following: Ramgen Revilla, Marjorie Barretto, Paolo Bediones, and the “Bagito” high school kids. Needless to say, writing about


july 6 2015 class suspension metro manila

#WalangPasok – Class suspensions for July 6 2015 due to tropical storm ‘Egay’

(UPDATED, 3:30 PM of June 6) With tropical storm “Egay” still expected to affect much of Northern Luzon tomorrow, various local government units have announced the suspension of classes in their respective localities for July 6, Monday. Keep in mind that the list below will be updated as soon as new information becomes available: ALL