“Ang hindi marunong lumingon sa pinanggalingan hindi makararating sa pinaroroonan ” (He who does not know where he came from, will never reach his destination). – Popular Filipino saying adapted by Jose Rizal.
By Ted Alcuitas
I wrote this article a day after the Aquino assassination. I pitched it to the editor of the Winnipeg Sun, Paul Sullivan who said if I can finish it that same day, he will see if he can print it. So I worked late into the night and into the wee hours of the morning at a time when there was no internet yet. Luckily, I had some clippings I was able to refer to, and the result was this.