Emmeline Aglipay-Villar
Emmeline Aglipay-Villar
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Don’t look away
by Emmeline Aglipay-Villar - June 2, 2020 - 12:00am
It’s time we had a serious talk about the children of our nation. About the way thousands of them are being abused, for profit and malicious entertainment.
The long arm of COVID
by Emmeline Aglipay-Villar - May 26, 2020 - 12:00am
Almost half of 2020 has been spent battling this, as yet, uncurable disease and it seems like we have a long way to go.
Motherhood in a time of crisis
by Emmeline Aglipay-Villar - May 19, 2020 - 12:00am
Frameworks for the future
by Emmeline Aglipay-Villar - May 12, 2020 - 12:00am
As parts of the nation emerge from the Enhanced Community Quarantine regime and into the less stringent General Community Quarantine arrangement, both the government and ordinary citizens are finding ways to recalibrate...
A better normal
by Emmeline Aglipay-Villar - May 5, 2020 - 12:00am
Last week, I wrote about how our immediate aim post-quarantine cannot be a return to our previous way of life. Instead, we must find a way to re-open our worlds while keeping ourselves safe from the threat of C...
Not aiming for normal
by Emmeline Aglipay-Villar - April 28, 2020 - 12:00am
By now, we all know the reasons behind the enhanced community quarantine the need to “flatten the curve” of COVID-19 in order to keep our health system from being overwhelmed.
Cascading calamities
by Emmeline Aglipay-Villar - April 21, 2020 - 12:00am
Stay home, stay safe. This has been the mantra during the COVID-19 pandemic as citizens are asked to stay home in order to protect themselves and others from COVID-19 that has infected millions of people all over...
Working from home post-ECQ
by Emmeline Aglipay-Villar - April 14, 2020 - 12:00am
It’s hard to believe how much has changed in the past few weeks due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the declaration of the enhanced community quarantine in Luzon, and similar measures in other regions nation...
Stop hoarding Hydroxychloroquine
by Emmeline Aglipay-Villar - April 7, 2020 - 12:00am
As COVID-19 continues to terrorize the world’s population, it can be easy to grasp at any hint of positive news, any tiny glimmer of hope.
We heal as one
by Emmeline Aglipay-Villar - March 31, 2020 - 12:00am
I came across an uplifting video that was shared in some of my Viber groups which shows several Filipino artists singing the song “We heal as one.”
We’re all in this together
by Emmeline Aglipay-Villar - March 24, 2020 - 12:00am
These are anxious times. It’s impossible to ignore the international emergency brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, not when Metro Manila is under community quarantine.
Fighting for safe spaces
by Emmeline Aglipay-Villar - March 17, 2020 - 12:00am
Anonymity is both a boon and a bane for online life, but one cannot deny that it as well as other features of the Internet, confers a certain degree of power.
Ending the cycle of blame
by Emmeline Aglipay-Villar - March 10, 2020 - 12:00am
In the 2020 Oscar-nominated best picture Marriage Story, Nora Fanshaw, a divorce lawyer, was talking to Nicole, her client who was going through a divorce, cautioning her that a judge will not be forgiving of her...
The fight for gender equality
by Emmeline Aglipay-Villar - March 3, 2020 - 12:00am
In 2013, a conference on “Being a Human Being, Being a Person” was scheduled at the prestigious University of Oxford.
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