Tag: Philippines

Podcast | Populism vs The World

In this episode of the Monsoon Podcast, Guy Exton puts populism centre stage, exploring its characters in the Asia-Pacific region and beyond.

A tale of two constitutions

Attempting to tackle the Philippines’ problems using the same policy tools, yet expecting different results, is doomed to failure, Kent Primor writes.

Apocalypse Not-right-now: The unsurprising disorder in Mindanao

On May 23, militants from the Abu Sayyaf (ASG) and Maute Groups stormed the city of Marawi in the southern Philippine province of Lanao del […]

The Enigma of the East: Duterte and the Queer Community

While Duterte clamps down hard on drugs and corruption, his attitudes on Queer-rights issues border on paradoxical. It’s hard to believe that the man heralded […]