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Is it worth the mint?: Students share opinions on the rise of the cryptomarket

Cryptocurrency is a technology that has experienced an upward trend due to the popularity of tokens such as monkeys with different features and play-to-earn games. While several crypto investors have promoted this technology as another alternative to earn money during the online setup, there are still issues surrounding the technology, prompting crypto operations to receive…

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Electoral rhythm: How campaign jingles bridge entertainment and politics

The catchy tunes and lyrics that make up a campaign jingle are politicians’ technique to be memorable amid campaigns.

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For better or for worse? Organizations tackle implications of divorce bill

Divorce is heavily misconceived to be only a way out of marriage, disregarding other factors such as familial ties.

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Reproductive matters: Ten years later, RH Law info gap still prevails

Better conversations on the RH Law help the youth better understand the need for safe and consensual sex.

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Sectoral issues probed at The Rundown 2022

Nineteen senatorial candidates laid down their platforms and views on key issues during The Rundown 2022, the official youth-oriented senate election forum of the Commission on Elections, last Saturday, March 12. The event aimed to help young Filipino voters discern which senatorial candidates they should vote for in the upcoming May 9 National and Local…

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Beneath the field of election campaigns, a money game thrives

This month marks the beginning of the campaign period for national candidates—inevitably the most expensive period of every election cycle. With the Philippines divided into several regions, people vying for a government seat prepare a huge sum of campaign budget to establish their image to the public and reach as many voters as possible. While…

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Concerning human rights: How PHL’s cooperation with international organizations is so far

The Duterte admin has amassed numerous human rights violations under its belt, prompting investigations even from organization abroad.

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Senate seeks further child protection by raising age of sexual consent

The Philippines currently has the lowest age of consent in Southeast Asia—but now, this could change.

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Malampaya depletion, energy crisis taunt our electricity bills

With Malampaya’s continuous depletion, we can expect electricity bills to go up amid the energy crisis.

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Cars, buses, and PAREX: Solving Metro Manila traffic woes

A build-operate-transfer tollway project is eyed to address congestion in Metro Manila but the assurance that it will deliver remains unclear.