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Mong Palatino · August, 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 August, 2010

Thailand: Tweet Yourself Thai

Vietnam: Helping people with disabilities

“I love Malaysia”

Southeast Asia: Durian, the “King of Fruits”

Durian is the ‘king of fruits’ in Southeast Asia. It is known for its strong smell and taste which are appreciated and detested at the same time by many people....

Vietnam: Urban farmers in Hanoi

Thailand: Elitist education and politics

Thailand: Street ice cream

Thailand: Learn Thai language through Skype

Thailand: Yellow Fever Vaccination

Thailand: Attitude towards migrant workers

Thailand: “Chicken fights”

Singapore: Should food bloggers get free meals?

Singaporean food blogger, Brad Lau, was accused by a restaurant of bad behavior when he and his friends initially refused to pay for the food they ordered. The incident sparked...

Philippines: Hostage drama ends in violence

An ex-policeman hijacked a tourist bus in Manila, Philippines which led to the death of 9 tourists from Hong Kong. Filipino netizens are angry, sad, and disappointed. Here are some...

Thailand: Thai Youth Forum 2010

Myanmar: Remembering the 1988 uprising

Myanmar: Wanted: Election stories

Myanmar: Photo essay on Yangon

Thailand: Thaileaks website

Singapore: No eating and drinking inside trains

Vietnam: TedxSaigon 2010

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