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Al P. Garcia

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Goodbye, Sir Felino Punzalan

A SAD news greeted me when I arrived at the San Francisco Airport on May 7 on the way to my training. Mr. Felino Punzalan, our esteemed veteran leader in San Francisco died and was buried yesterday. I asked: “Why … Continue reading

May 25, 2013

Once more, with feelings

THE shock waves of  Manny Pacquiao’s loss to equally-prized fighter, Juan Manuel Marquez, still continues to be felt all over, especially in the Philippines. Even the Donaire win over Jorge Arce cannot erase some incidents surrounding Pacquiao’s loss. It has … Continue reading

December 18, 2012

Human rights in PH: An appraisal

ON the third anniversary of the Maguindanao Massacre on November 23rd, we might as well remember all those who perished in the Philippines, as the continued human rights violations goes on unabated. Five months ago, on May 29 this year, … Continue reading

November 27, 2012

Proud to be Filipino-American

AFTER four elections in the United States, I can now say that I am proud to be a Filipino-American. From the sidelines as an observer, I immersed myself with the elections starting with the elections of 2000 with then vice … Continue reading

November 21, 2012

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