Journey to Jolo, Sulu (Part 3 of 3)

ShareTweet FUNDS “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God.” –Jesus of Nazareth “Shall I not inform you of a better act than fasting, alms, and prayers? Making peace between one another: enmity and malice tear up heavenly rewards by the roots.” –Prophet Mohammad “Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.” –Dalai Lama “We should really love each other in peace and harmony, instead we’re fussing and fighting like we ain’t supposed to be.” –Bob Marley This is the last article from a 3-part series recounting my experiences, observations and reflections […]

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Journey to Jolo, Sulu (Part 1 of 3)

ShareTweet FEAR “Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s lifetime.” –-Mark Twain There is no better time for this story to be published. As the President of the Philippines and MILF Chair signed the Bangsamoro Framework agreement and shook each other’s hand to signify the start of peace among brothers and sister, I write about my experiences while I was journeying through the Sulu Archipelago, particularly […]

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