13 Jul #AngTutaNagingBiik
In this photo: Daily life in Vitas, Tondo or more commonly known as ‘ulingan’. A number of residents have been relocated as the area was recently privatized. But to those who were not eligible, they face more harsh conditions as they try to make ends meet gathering scrap wood and turning them into charcoal.
In this photo: Vitas, Tondo or more commonly known as ‘ulingan’ has been noticed by media outlets recently due to the graphic nature the area exudes. Daily life consists of a constant inhalation of smoke coming from charcoal production. Middle men buy each sack for a little over $2USD from the producers and sells them to restaurants in downtown Manila. Photo by Veejay Villafranca
In this photo: Moving out of the dim area of Happyland community in Tondo, a child drags his bicycle out to play with the neighbors. Photo by Veejay Villafranca
#DaangMatuwid: Isang daang piso na lang ang laman ng bulsa mo. Sa isang linggo pa ang sweldo. Pakiramdam mo’y pinagsakluban ka na ng langit at lupa. Gusto mo ng sumigaw ng “My God, my God! Why have you forsaken me?”
#GhostOfPork: Kay bilis nating makalimot. Ang pagakusa, pag-kutya at pagbotong muli sa mga dating pulitiko.
#KantangBata: Ang awit ng bata sa tono ng Pork Barrel.
#AirconBaKamo: Napakademanding naman ng mga akusado. Humanitarian considerations daw. Ano nga ba ang tunay na Humanitarian considerations?
#WeLovePork: What if Pork Barrel went into the right hands? I know. We can only dream.
#AngTutaNagingBiik: Matapos ang 44 na taong pagkakalimbang ng “Lipunan at Rebolusyong Pilipino,” bakit ito pa rin ang problema natin ngayon?
#BabuyanIsland: Ang mga dumpsite sa Pilipinas at ang mga peligrong dala nito.
#MyPlayground: Ang kahindik-hindik na eksenang inabutan namin sa Payatas dumpsite. Katas ng basura, tae ng aso, siyang ginawang swimming pool ng nga tinaguriang “kinabukasan ng bayan.”
#BoyBatumBakal: Ang kwento ng tunay na batang namalimos, nagpursigi at ngayo’y propesyonal na.
#Katay: Ito ba ang tunay na brotherhood? Katayan lang talaga ang peg?
#Babe: Styx sang it many years prior to its birth. We pay tribute to the most loved PIG in the whole world.
#Idiots: the gangs all here! We did a little experiment on how the hair makes the politician more credible. The result? Hair RAISING!
#Bacon: Kitchen Queen Liza Dino teaches us many ways on how to cook pork. First stop, BACON!
#MMFFNewWave: Independent films take centerstage at the 40th Metro Manila Film Festival
#IslandDreams: MMFF New Wave entry in 2013 “Island Dreams” is making its regular screening debut on July 23. Support Independent Filipino Films!