Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games and the Philippines

Philippines' Eric Cray holds the national flag as he celebrates winning the gold
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The Olympics are almost upon us.

In 1924, the Philippines was the first Southeast Asian nation to compete and win a medal at the Summer Olympic Games.


[caption id="attachment_1253" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Philippines Rio 2016 Olympic Team and Pres. Duterte.

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A Trip to a Vanishing World


 by Nahoma Beniga MaentzDivilacan, Isabela. This part of the Philippines, so beautifully raw in its remoteness, is where I had my first (and hopefully not last) sincere encounter of this country’s first inhabitants. I have had several brushes with indigenous people before in

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