I owe my loyalty not to any person, but to the country that allowed me to live as a free, independent, and thinking citizen. Can someone who thinks for herself belong to a cult (which is the anti-thesis of individualism?)
Pinoy Politics and Social Issues
No one has to go through such a dehumanizing experience at any point of her life. No one has to be preyed that way for being born in a widely-regarded “weaker” gender. No one has to put up with post-incident justifications of the sexual assault she received.
Research is supposed to be something scholarly and scientific. But times are a-changing, and English is a living language. And so the word, “research”, has found itself evolving into other meanings for speakers of Philippine English.
I’m by no means a “brown American”, but if there’s one thing I envy about the US, it’s how it manages its political affairs. As a non-US spectator, I have no […]