Filipinos are reckoning with their presidents’ violent approach to the drug trade.
“Once, when I was sick for a long time and too weak to eat, she chewed my food for me and put the small pieces in my mouth to swallow.”
Alex Tizon tells the story of his family’s slave, Lola. A utusan (“person who takes commands”), Lola was given as a gift from his grandfather to his mother in 1943, when Lola was 18 years old. Lola worked — unpaid — for Alex and his family for 56 years. In a turbulent childhood where his […]
New technology and information access in the Philippines is shifting the online-dating power dynamic from Western men to Filipina women.
Donald Trump and Rodrigo Duterte might have a few things in common.