The Real-Life Fairy Tale That Changed Philippine History Forever

It was a mushy story that would give readers of teen novels goosebumps, or make adults teary-eyed during a teledrama episode. But it was also destiny – and the fate of the Philippines would be changed forever.

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A Brief History Of Filipinos’ Obsession With White Skin

How did the Filipinos end up with this distorted perception of beauty? Is this a sign of colonial mentality or an inferiority complex brought to us by our Spanish colonizers?

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The Many Faces of Whang-od, Philippines’ Legendary Tattooist

This rare look into her daily life paints a beautiful portrait of Apo Whang-od, an artist molded by traditions and a Filipino now immortalized by her own art.

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The Filipina Pilot Who Sacrificed Her Life To Save Hundreds of Families

In 2001, Filipina fighter pilot Mary Grace Baloyo didn’t choose the easier way out to save the lives of over 200 families. This is her inspiring story of heroism and self-sacrifice.

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