Here is the letter of the Salesians of Don Bosco – Philippines North Province (FIN) for the Filipino youth on the advent of the elections…
YOU ARE THE “NOW” OF GOD
Our country stands at a crossroads because of the upcoming May 9 elections. We, the Sovereign Filipino People, are called to exercise our sacred right and duty to vote.
These days leading to the elections, however, are marked by the proliferation of disinformation. Filipinos are said to be enthusiastic users of social media, but this same quality – our fondness for Facebook, Twitter, TikTok and lnstagram – is being exploited and used to peddle lies.