2017 CCP Virgin LabFest writing fellows named

June 11, 2017 Desk 0

News bullet: Image © CCP-VLF2017 THE Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) on Friday announced the list of 10 fellows accepted for next month’s Virgin Labfest 13 Writing Fellowship Program. The fellows for the July […]

[News] Islamic State in the Philippines

June 10, 2017 Desk 0

News bullet: centerforsecuritypolicy.org – At least 170 people have been killed and more than 180,000 have fled the city of Marawi in the Philippines since fighting broke out two weeks ago. On May 23 the […]

[News] Jihadists rise in Mindanao

June 10, 2017 Desk 0

News bullet: newsinfo.inquirer.net – (Editor’s Note: The writer served as chair of the government panel in peace talks with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front during the Aquino administration. She is also a political science professor […]

[News] Why is Duterte cosying up to Putin?

June 10, 2017 Desk 0

News bullet: newsweek.com – This article first appeared on the Council on Foreign Relations site. Shortly after Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte embarked on a high-profile visit to Russia earlier this month, a self-procla… Tweeted by […]

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