house passes bangsamoro basic law

HOW DID THEY VOTE? | House panel passes proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law, 50-17-1

After three days of heated debates, a special committee from the House of Representatives passed earlier today the proposed Basic Law for Bangsamoro Autonomous Region, more popularly known as the Bangsamoro Basic Law or BBL. In the final tally, 50 House solons backed the proposed measure, with 17 voting against it and another one choosing to


darren espanto birthday concert

Darren Espanto set to become youngest person to have a concert in SM MoA Arena

Teen singing sensation Darren Espanto is all-set for his upcoming birthday concert this May 29 at the SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City. According to his home network ABS-CBN, he will be the youngest performer to have a solo show on the said venue. It will be held five days after he turns 14.


interview with DZUP

UNFRIENDED | On maintaining civility in Internet discussions

I was a guest last May 6 in the program “Samahang Bidang Bida,” a talk show that airs on DZUP every Wednesday morning. The show is celebrating its fifth year anniversary this month so every week, they will be interviewing so-called “icons of change.” Like in my previous media appearances, they invited me in connection