Regions / Philippines
China’s aggressive territorial claims, Washington's "pivot" to Asia, and Japan’s hawkish bluster add up to a volatile brew in the Asia-Pacific.
The U.S. 'pivot' to the South and East China Seas has energised the American industrial-military complex, dimming the prospects for a peaceful resolution of the ongoing disputes in the region.
An interview with a commander of the Moro National Liberation Front in the Philippines.
Migrant workers are the slaves of the modern world.
For nearly 40 years, a civil war involving Muslim rebels and clan politics has raged in the southern Philippines.
Domestic workers in Saudi Arabia tell their horrific stories.
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Bribery and sweetheart deals are a curse for democracy and civil society. But as columnist Walden Bello explains, corruption is not the principal cause of global poverty.
It might be the world's largest free trade area, writes columnist Walden Bello, but Southeast Asia is still getting a raw trade deal from China.
The worsening human rights situation in the Philippines requires the United States to rethink its political and economic relations with the country.