On Sunday Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte dealt a belly blow to the gay community that helped get him elected into the presidency. In a meeting to Filipinos in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar he stated “Yun ang kultura nila. Eh di kayo lang, hindi ‘yan pwede sa amin. Katoliko kami at (That’s their culture [referring to … Read moreDuterte Breaks Promise to Gays in the Philippines
I want to talk to you guys about commitment and realistic expectations when dating. To my Filipino friends I know you guys want a better life. Trust me I’ve seen the hardships that exist in this beautiful but corrupt country with self serving leaders. To my western friends I know you have a fantasy of … Read moreReasonable Expectations for Excellent Outcomes
Since gay marriage is new to the United States and most of Europe the idea of gay dating and marrying internationally is also new. That doesn’t mean, however, that you need to go into it blind and make many of the same mistakes I did when I started looking for a Filipino partner. That’s why … Read moreDating a Pinoy-The Proper Way
The Philippines is one of the most conservative former Spanish colonies on Earth. The gay marriage debate here is more or less just a whisper here in the land where ‘its more fun’. The country is 86% catholic and it shows in the dominance of the catholic church. It wasn’t until last year that government … Read moreIt’s Time Filipinos Organized and Fought for Gay Marriage!