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Tonyo Cruz · October, 2007

I'm a blogger, newspaper columnist, digital strategist and advocate of causes.

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Latest posts by Tonyo Cruz from October, 2007

25 October 2007

Philippines: Arroyo Pardons Plunder Convict Estrada

Tonyo Cruz looks at the angry reactions of the bloggers in Philippines after the president Arroyo pardoned former president Estrada Joseph Estrada just a couple of weeks after he wad...

19 October 2007

Philippines: Deadly Mall Blast Shocks Filipinos

Citizen journalism and citizen punditry is alive in the Philippine blogosphere, and we saw this within minutes of a deadly blast at the popular Glorietta mall in Makati City, the...

15 October 2007

Philippines: ‘Desperate Housewives’ Uproar Continues

Tonyo looks at the continuing uproar among the Filipinos over the American TV drama Desperate Housewives. The featured blogs are responding to the suggestion the protests against a racist remark...

14 October 2007

Philippines: A Roundup of the Week

Tony Cruz rounds up the weeks happenings in the Filipino blogosphere. The roundup features bloggers talking about movie stars, politics, religion and morality, sports and trekking and more.

Philippines: A theatre roundup

9 October 2007

Philippines: Sexism in activism

Philippines: Arroyo's “Third” Impeachment Complaint

Coming at the heels of the controversial National Broadband Network contract with Chinese firm ZTE, Gloria Macapagal Arroyo on Friday (Oct. 6) was slapped an impeachment complaint before the House...

4 October 2007

Philippines: “Desperate Housewives” Apologizes Over Racist Slur

Tonyo Cruz rounds up opinions from Filipino bloggers who are protesting against American television series Desperate Housewives. In a recent episode, one of the characters made a comment ridiculing Filipino...

Filipinos Excited Over Expanded Paypal Access

News about Paypal Philippines now making it possible for Filipinos to receive money the Paypal way did not go unnoticed. Most Filipino blogs are elated and excited, while a number...

2 October 2007

Philippines: Bloggers React To Poll Chief's Resignation

The chairman of Philippines Commission on Elections resigned earlier this week amidst allegations that he was involved in brokering a telecom infrastructure deal with a Chinese company. Tonyo Cruz rounds...

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