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An epitome of Resiliency : Aeta community – HAPI style 

By Claris Quezon | April 29, 2019

Resilience in the face of adversity in  Aeta community, a HAPI style: An epitome in the modern world. Ethnonyms: Ayta, Agta, Atta, Ata, Ati, Ita Countries inhabited: The Philippines Language family: Austronesian Language branch: Malayo-Polynesian (*credit to http://www.peoplesoftheworld.org) Filipinos in general are known to be resilient in any form of adversity.  It is like our […]

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The Balangaw Project: Empowering the LGBTQ+ Community through Education

By Alvin John Ballares | April 17, 2019

The Balangaw Project : Empowering the LGBTQ+ Community through Education by Glemir Sordilla Bacolod City, Philippines April 5, 2019   The Balangaw Project: Empowering the LGBTQ+ Community through Education is a series of continuous talks that the Humanist Alliance Philippines, International Jr (HAPI Jr) in partnership with the Supreme Student Government of Bata National High […]

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On Presuppositionalist Apologetics

By Alvin John Ballares | April 11, 2019

On Presuppositionalist Apologetics  by Ben Sackenheim Cincinnati, Ohio, United States April 8, 2019                   Many readers may not even be familiar with this term, but you will need to know it because if you are involved in the messy business of counterapologetics for long, you will eventually encounter it. Presuppositionalism is a drastically different method of […]

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SEMPER FORTIS…SEMPER FIDELIS…Education is the key to humanity

By Claris Quezon | April 10, 2019

  Semper fortis, semper fidelis,  humanism is a way of life and education is the key to humanity. I was a tag along for an election campaign that you get to ask about peace and order or other issues that should matter to humanity, only to be suspected of being a militant!!!! Was even suggested […]

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HAPI PWD Feeding: An Afternoon Delight

By Alvin John Ballares | April 9, 2019

Good afternoon, fellow humanists! An Afternoon delight! ‘An afternoon delight’, this sounds like as catchy subheading, but this has nothing to do with the song by Starland Vocal Band, The Afternoon Delight. This afternoon delight actually refers to the fifth and sixth instalments of HAPI Cebu’s PWD feeding. We were not able to do any […]

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Statement of ASEAN Civil Society Organizations on the Full Enforcement of Sharia Law in Brunei Darussalam

By Alvin John Ballares | April 4, 2019

We, the undersigned civil society organizations in the ASEAN region, urge the government of Brunei to immediately halt the full implementation of the Sharia Penal Code (SPC). The said law entails provisions that contradict international human rights standards, including the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), Convention on the Elimination […]

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HAPI-Kids’ Ecobricks project

By Marissa Langseth | April 2, 2019

Our HAPI kids’ project today is building eco bricks to save our environment. It is just another event to make use of our  time and talent in Alabang, Muntinlupa, Philippines. Last March 30, 2019, 7:00 am in the morning at 7C Ilaya Compound( near the Philippine National Railways Alabang Station behind Ayala Malls) in Muntinlupa. […]

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HAPI Women are Genuinely Strong Women

By Alvin John Ballares | March 16, 2019

HAPI Women are Genuinely Strong Women! March is dubbed as the International Women’s Month, and March 8th is the date of the International Women’s day which was started back in 1909 by the Socialist Party of America. It is the focal point in the movement for women’s right. Since this date, many actions were initiated […]

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Celebrating humanism : My Roman Apostate Show in Manila

By Marissa Langseth | March 13, 2019

Celebrating humanism with my “Roman Apostate Show” in Manila. Of all social causes, education is the one I most wholeheartedly endorse. It is our top strategy and our best hope for the future. Every step we can facilitate out of ignorance is a step away from the pernicious obscurantism of the supernatural and religious thinking […]

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