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Ricky Lee : A Glance At The Life Of An Award-Winning Filipino Writer

They say jack of all trade is usually a master of none, but whoever said that didn’t meet Ricky Lee.

Mr. Ricardo Lee, or “Ricky Lee” to almost everyone who knows him, is one of the greatest screenwriters the Philippine Cinema has seen. Aside from writing scripts for Filipino films, Ricky Lee is also a journalist, novelist and playwright. This only proves how much of a versatile writer he actually is while still being faithful to his writing style.

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Fact vs Myth: The Truth Behind Hansen’s Disease

Hansen’s Disease, or more commonly known as “leprosy”, is a very old disease that has been around since Biblical times, and often believed to be a curse or punishment for the sinners. It was believed that those afflicted were considered “unclean”, such as the story from the Bible where a leper approached Jesus and begged to be cleansed. Leprosy was considered as an abomination by the old, and lepers were shunned by the society, even by their own friends and families.

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Culion | Historical Timeline: From the Establishment of Leper Colony to Leprosy-free Declaration

The history of Culion is a story of struggle and victory that spanned for more than a century. The island that we know today along with its community is very different from the one that people knew back in the day.

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