Latest posts by Mong Palatino from August, 2019
How have the rallies in Hong Kong affected the lives of Filipino migrant workers? What are their thoughts about the protests?
"By trying to impose a ban the government will simply make itself look foolish or ineffective."
"Behind the instagrammable image of the fierce-looking individual with a clenched fist is a person who is constantly rationalizing and reaffirming their fidelity to radical politics."
Cambodia reduces number of public holidays to attract jobs, but activists are concerned it could undermine democracy
"Omitting the Paris Peace Agreement and Human Rights days from the public-holiday list reflects that the government is unwilling to promote democracy any longer."