Oct 10, 2018
Fighting against tyranny in the Phillipines

Fighting against tyranny in the Philippines

Asia Pacific Currents
President Rodrigo Duterte's "war on drugs" has killed over 20,000 people. Opposition and organizing against this repression is growing by the day.
Jun 27, 2018
Filipino workers protesting

Workers in the Philippines continue to fight

Asia Pacific Currents
While weakened in comparison to its heyday, the Filipino working class is continuing the fight to organize and improve the living conditions of all workers.
Aug 3, 2017
Image:  Kelly Okamura

Selling global stories and sending hope

Filipinos abroad send $2 billion+/month back home. Social entrepreneurs create help the poor by giving more than a hand-down. Global markets can help in conscious consumption.
Apr 8, 2015

Human cost of mining industry

The mining industry threatens the lands and lives of Indigenous peoples all over the world. In this segment, Jane Williams speaks with Chandu Claver, a doctor and activist from the Philippines.
Jun 26, 2014

Union busting in the Philippines

Asia Pacific Currents
Labour news from the Asia Pacific region. Interview with Reden Alcantara, about the firing of union leaders at NXP semiconductors in the Philippines.


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