Posts Tagged: Philippines
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.
Newly suspicious of China, the Philippines is tilting again toward the United States.
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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.
As financial crisis looms, the Philippines look to overseas Filipinos to keep the country together.
There is a growing number of campaigns that seek the withdrawal of U.S. foreign military bases. And they may just succeed.
Although the United States closed its bases in the Philippines in 1991, it has nevertheless managed to deepen its military presence and intervention in the islands.
Hint: it's probably not Aung San Suu Kyi.