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What’s Really Behind ISIS-led Marawi Siege?

Nobody could find comfort under martial law. Nor could one find shelter under siege. But what really made President Duterte decide to put the city of Marawi and the rest of Mindanao under 60 days of martial law? Continue reading

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Part 1: What Justifies Duterte’s Largesse on Killing in the Philippines?

The history of change in the journey of every society describes an entity, perhaps, not everyone bothers to become familiar with. Along the tortuous and eventful road of every history, everyone agrees that killing has been and always the deciding factor of change—in its most urgent and critical choice. Continue reading

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