Month: July 2019

Demystifying Whang–od

Her name is Maria Oggay, known to the world as Whang-od. She is single, mischievous, and rumored to have plenty of lovers. She continues to mystify with her art.

Sexual harassment is no whistling matter

Bawal ang bastos! It took a while but finally, the “Safe Streets and Public Spaces Act” has lapsed into law on April 21 after President Rodrigo Duterte did not act on a bicameral conference committee report ratified in February 2019. Ivannee Bongosia writes about why the law should have been considered urgent because our public spaces are not safe.