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A Different Look At Martial Law

April 25th, 2016 · Comments Off on A Different Look At Martial Law

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Set against the backdrop of the splendor of Malacañang Palace and turmoil of Martial Law, three young girls set off to start their careers, and found themselves surrounded by the gun-toting military.

Although many books have been written on Martial …

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PCC Affiliates Drop From 52 to 33

April 25th, 2016 · Comments Off on PCC Affiliates Drop From 52 to 33

If numbers are a way of telling an organization’s status, then the Philippine Community Council (PCC-NSW) is in dire straits.  The PCC’s 2016 Annual General Meeting saw a big drop in affiliate membership from 52 down to 33.  This is …

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Keep Your Eye On The Ball

April 25th, 2016 · Comments Off on Keep Your Eye On The Ball

Philippine Tamaraw player of the PNRL

Philippine Tamaraw player of the PNRL

Last month, the community was engrossed with the little round object called the ball.  The ball was simply the star!  And they kicked the ball, rolled it, hit it, dribbled it, threw it, dived

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Mikey Bustos – The Apple of Everyone’s Eyes

February 14th, 2016 · Comments Off on Mikey Bustos – The Apple of Everyone’s Eyes

The one and only, the original Pinoy boy.

The one and only, the original Pinoy boy.

Singer, songwriter, comedian and all-around entertainer, Mikey Bustos will be bringing his “Palengke Tour” to Australia for a three city tour to include Adelaide, Melbourne and Sydney from February 19 to 20, …

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Joanna Ampil Defies Gravity

February 13th, 2016 · Comments Off on Joanna Ampil Defies Gravity

One of Philippines’ pride and joy, Joanna Ampil  was recently in Sydney as she joined the stellar international cast for the show “Defying Gravity” at the Sydney’s Theatre Royal last February 12, 2016.

Joanna Ampil with composer, Stephen Schwartz

Joanna Ampil with composer, Stephen Schwartz
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A Passive Aggressive Culture

January 27th, 2016 · Comments Off on A Passive Aggressive Culture

Was that a “yes” or a “no”?  With us Filipinos, you can never be too sure.  With us Filipinos, the line between yes and no is blurred.  Everything is really a maybe. You have to watch carefully, listen carefully and …

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