April 02, 2015     Philippines
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Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

Artists criticize reality TV show’s ‘decadent influence on youth culture’

“This supposed challenge was not just about testing the housemates’ determination in completing their ‘weekly task,’ nor was it for the painter’s advocacy. Rather, it was about kuya’s exercise of authority over the contestant in the name of publicity and ratings.”

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

Verses for Andrea Rosal and Baby Diona

Poets show their solidarity with political prisoner Andrea Rosal who lost her newborn daughter May 18.

Friday, May 16th, 2014

Recollections of Resilience: A review of Ferdinand Pisigan Jarin’s ‘Anim na Sabado ng Beyblade’

By INA ALLECO R. SILVERIO Bulatlat.com It is a book that draws you in. Three-time Palanca Award-winning writer Ferdinand Pisigan Jarin’s collection of 10 personal narratives titled “Anim na Sabado ng Beyblade’ is a testament to the...

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

Entertainment, trivia to dominate media with entry of foreign investments

“They would invest here not to develop Philippine media or to enlighten Filipinos but to gain profits.” – Dean Luis Teodoro

Friday, April 4th, 2014

Sining at pantikan ngayon sa gilid ng bangin

Ni E. SAN JUAN, Jr. Bulatlat.com Kung sa anong dahilan, inatasan akong ilarawan ang situwasyon ng literatura–mas tumpak, ng awtor– sa bingit o...

Friday, March 28th, 2014

‘Nanay Mameng’ and the struggle of the Filipino people

A play about the life and struggles of Nanay Mameng and the urban poor.

Monday, March 10th, 2014

Artists pay tribute to urban poor leader ‘Nanay Mameng’ through play

Press Release Artists such as renowned lights designer Katsch Catoy, filmmaker Adjani Arumpac and Brandon Relucio, theater artist Noel Taylo, theater artist and dancer Edwin Quinsayas, visual artist Rowena Bayon, graphic artists Tom Estrera III and Jennifer...

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

Artists install ‘wheatpaste’ art vs tuition hikes

MANILA – Youth artists from Kabataang Artista para sa Tunay na Kalayaan (Karatula) made artworks on the gate of the Commission on Higher Education (CHEd), Jan. 29, Thursday to protest against tuition increases as schools prepare for...

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

Cultural gathering held in the Netherlands to commemorate Philippine revolution

The four-part gathering, which included multi-national cultural performances, a film-showing, and a forum/discussion and fellowship dinner, was held in celebration of Andres Bonifacio's 150th birth anniversary and the 45th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of the...

Saturday, December 21st, 2013

‘Surges,’ a book on Yolanda, launched

“The contributors you will get to know here all responded to our team’s call on social media to submit pieces for a visual and literary anthology on Haiyan/ Yolanda, proceeds of which will go to community reconstruction...

Friday, November 29th, 2013

‘Salita ng Sandata,’ a book on Bonifacio’s legacy, launched

By JANESS ANN J. ELLAO Bulatlat.com MANILA — A book on the legacy and contribution of Andres Bonifacio in the people’s struggle was launched on Nov. 28, two days before the country commemorate his 150th birth anniversary....

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