Advocacies

Is Zero-Waste Even a Realistic Goal?

Words by Alyssa Gabrielle Chen Let’s face it. Zero-waste is an unrealistic goal. There are and will always be circumstances wherein we are forced to create waste, but this does not mean we do not care for the environment.  I’ve always...

Remembering Teejay: Hope lives on in the courts

Playing for hope Hope lives on in the courts as Spike for Hope carries on after losing its founder, Teejay Cruz, to cancer last year. Over 80 players from 11 teams played volleyball to raise funds for Make-A-Wish Philippines last Sunday, October 20,...

How is Plastic Turned into Building Blocks?

Plastic pollution has been a major problem in the Philippines (and the rest of the world) for a long time now. Plastic continuously damages the environment, especially the marine ecosystem. As such, it would be a big help if we would go hand in hand...

Bipolar Diaries: My Battle with Mania

You’re in bed. It’s 2 in the morning. Only the sound of the fan can drown the thoughts in your head. You try and concentrate on your breathing. Inhale. Exhale. Inhale. Exhale. You try and distract yourself. You text people with the hope that...