Saturday, December 22, 2012

Speech of Alvin Dakis as the 2012 Most Outstanding Youth Leader of Quezon City

Nurse Alvin Dakis received the highest award as the Most Outstanding Youth Leader of Quezon City given by the Quezon City Youth Confederation and the Quezon City Sports & Youth Development Program. The awarding took place at the Amoranto open stadium in front of more than 5,000 young people.

Hindi po ako naniniwala sa sinabi ni Gat. Jose Rizal, na ang kabataan ang pag-asa ng bayan. Kahit pa sabihin niyang "so you think amalayer? Amalayer!" ay maninindigan ako na ang kabataan ay ang NGAYON ng bayan.

Monday, December 17, 2012

Why I left religion

Just by reading the title of this article, you know where this is going and I might be called names after this. But my journey might be similar to yours - who knows?

I was born from a family that is devoted to Roman Catholicism. My mom grew from a family that is also very conservative (religiously speaking) and are devotees of Mary. I grew from a family that prays the rosary everyday and practices a lot of Catholic beliefs. 

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Friday, December 07, 2012

Launching the Progressive Youth Agenda "NOW TRENDING: #YOUTHVOTE2013"

Upon the assumption into office by President Benigno Simeon Aquino III, democratic spaces for people’s and civil society organizations have opened up towards participation in governance. The key strategy of the current Aquino administration harnesses the wisdom and mandate of its constituency towards realizing reforms especially in the area of anti-corruption.