From declining worker protections to violent labor trafficking and ethnic cleansing, the dark underbelly of Southeast Asia's "tiger economies" is on full display this year.
Posts Tagged: Benigno Aquino
American fingerprints are all over a botched commando raid in the southern Philippines that left dozens dead and shocked the country.
Searching for growth opportunities in a world still beset by financial crisis, multinational corporations and globalists are hyping all kinds of "emerging markets."
By linking itself to Washington in its territorial disputes with China, the Philippines risks getting caught up in a superpower conflict.
As the human rights situation in the Philippines has deteriorated, U.S. military aid has ramped up.
Developed countries are still using the WTO to squeeze small farmers in the developing world--and developing world governments are going along with the charade.