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Mong Palatino · January, 2010

Activist and former two-term member of the Philippine House of Representatives. Blogging since 2004 at mongster's nest. Joined Global Voices in 2006.

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Latest posts by Mong Palatino from January, 2010

Philippines: “Renewable Marriage Bill”

A partylist group in the Philippines wants to introduce a law that would put a ten-year expiration date on marriage contracts. As expected this unique proposal generated an intense reaction...

Philippines: Mindanao review in 2009

Philippines: Blogger charged with libel

Vietnam: Long prison terms for ‘democracy activists’

Vietnam: Football frenzy

Vietnam: Motorbike parking payment system

Myanmar: Freedom for Aung San Suu Kyi?

Philippines: Online behavior of netizens in 2009

East Timor: Rising cost of living

Indonesia: Pop music hits

Kucku: Vietnam-based social media site

East Timor: Travel notes of a Singapore journalist

Indonesia: Twitter capital of Asia

Thailand: Mobile internet users

Hotline to check status of Filipinos in Haiti

Cambodia: Conference on “Open knowledge, free culture”

Why Malaysians are migrating?

Philippines: Top gay films of the decade

Brunei: “Rainart” on Twitter

Church attacks in Malaysia

Several Christian churches were attacked in Malaysia following a court ruling which overturned the government directive banning non-Muslims from using the word Allah in their teachings and publications. Here are...

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