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Here's the official statement following the controversy.
Nas Academy said Sunday it paused operations in the Philippines as it sought to resolve the controversy involving Apo Whang-Od, the centennarian keeper of Kalinga tattoo art who was supposed to teach in the online learning platform.The management of Miss Universe 2018 ...
Gracia, Whang-Od's apprentice and grandniece, spoke up.
The granddaughter of Apo Whang-Od, Kalinga's oldest mambabatok (tattoo artist), on Wednesday said her grandmother's advertised masterclass on Nas Academy "is not real", raising concerns of cultural exploitation.On Facebook, Gracia Palicas said in two separate posts that Whang Od did not sign ...
Check out these cool reads from Filipino authors and graphic artists.
Did you know that the Philippines has its own thriving graphic novel scene? If you love Neil Gaiman’s The Sandman series, Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez’s Locke & Key, or superhero titles from Marvel or DC, you’ll love dipping your toes into ...
Pampanga, g?
Itching to go out and watch a movie already? Well, you’ll soon be able to from the comfort and safety of your own personal vehicle—at least if you live in or are willing to drive all the way to Pampanga.SM Pampanga has ...
Try something new without leaving the Philippines!
While travel plans have been put on hold for most of us, many have taken to virtual tours of museums and watching docus to learn about other cultures while in quarantine.We sometimes forget though that another way (and perhaps one of the best ways!) ...
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The entire Luzon has been placed under “enhanced community quarantine” in a bid to keep the COVID-19 virus from claiming more patients in the country. In light of this measure, most of us, if we're lucky enough, have taken to an enforced ...
Makati has plenty of heritage and culture.
When it comes to heritage walks in the city, many people think of Manila and the surrounding environs of Intramuros. But now, the wealthiest city in the Philippines is now offering a similar tour package for free, according to Makati city’s Facebook ...
As a culture-oriented org, it celebrates the Chinese heritage in the Philippines, but not without people having misconceptions about it. Read on to find out the myths about Englicom and what it’s really all about.
Englicom (which stands for the colleges of engineering, liberal arts, and commerce) is one of DLSU’s oldest and largest orgs, and it caters to Chinese-Filipino and Filipino students. As a culture-oriented org, it celebrates Chinese heritage in the Philippines, but not without ...
Brown is beautiful!
Morena is a term most Filipino people use to describe women with brown skin. Nowadays, the word continues to evolve as a trait that started as something one may want to get rid of, to a trait that shows and empowers true ...
We're surrounded by art every day, but how much of it do we notice?
Art is present in so many of the places we go to and the things we do. We might scroll past most Instagram posts that we see, without thinking how each photo or video has several elements in it that make it ...
And it's visa-free, too!
If, like most of us, you're also a huge fan of all things Korean, then we're guessing you're equally overjoyed with the latest news about South Korea finally opening its borders to Filipino travelers soon. But before you get too excited with ...
If you're single this Valentine's Day, you may want to visit Finland and Estonia.
Love is a universal language and Valentine's Day is celebrated by people all over the world. This special occasion is the greatest time for people profess their love, give value to a special person, or just plainly appreciate a loved one. But for ...
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