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Toppling Down the Doñas: Scenes from Sinagbayan Lakbay Sining 2013

‘Ako si Paeng’ Carabao Pose. Children of Bulacan imitate their best-friend Paeng, a carabao donated to their community by Anakpawis Partylist office of Rep. Rafael Paeng Mariano. From Caloocan, Dalandanan in Tungkong Mangga, San Jose del Monte, Bulacan lies just … Continue reading

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Independence Day 2012: Freedom from Golden Kuhol and Leech

Golden Kuhol was introduced in the Philippines and Asia to augment its food supply. Ironically, it became a major pest of rice. There was a time when Nueva Ecija province in the Philippines was a rice bowl in Asia yielding … Continue reading

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Baguio Chronicle: Century Bulol at Cordillera Gallery (Bencab Museum)

Cordillera Gallery at Bencab Museum is a haven of bulol in their varied forms. I am only familiar with the Rice Guardian having carried one in 2005. It was carved by Iggy Rodriguez for our performance Fetad! Ang Pagbawi sa Payaw … Continue reading

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Land for Food

Where rice is a staple food of the people and where the country is primarily agricultural, land is a fundamental right. Found this poster at the PAMALAKAYA (National Federation of Small Fisherfolk Organization in the Philippines) office.

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