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Mong Palatino · November, 2012

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 November, 2012

Movember: Campaign for Men's Health Issues

Brunei: ‘Bullying Awareness’ Project

South China Sea or Austronesian Sea?

Scenes from Malaysia’s ‘Green Walk’

Malaysia’s ‘Green Walk’ started with 70 participants on November 13. After two weeks, the march ended in the country’s capital which was participated and supported by more than 15,000 people....

Pitak Siam Rally Turns Violent in Thailand

The anti-government rally organized by Pitak Siam or “protect Thailand” network turned violent as protesters clashed with the police in Bangkok. Police fired tear gas to disperse the crowd which...

Malaysian Residents Oppose Rare Earths Refinery

Malaysia is set to build the world's largest rare earths refinery after the High Court rejected petitions opposing the project. In response environment groups, residents, and concerned citizens have vowed...

Global Support for Jailed Vietnamese Bloggers

Philippines: How “I’m a Liar?” Became #amalayer Hashtag

A college student from the Philippines berated a female guard at a Manila train station and accused the latter of being rude. The students tirade was documented on video and...

Spotlight on Cambodia’s Human Rights Record

Various civil society groups are urging global leaders who will attend the 21st summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations in Phnom Penh to raise the agenda of human...

Philippine Child Labor Data Portal

Human Rights and Impunity in Cambodia

Less Censorship in Thailand?

Promoting Indonesia's Batik through Social Media

Critique of Southeast Asia Human Rights Declaration

Map Tracks Forest Encroachment in Thailand

Language Divide in Malaysia

Thailand Offers Online Birth Registration System

Indonesia: Apps for Sustainable Palm Oil Production

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