Of white elephants and white sand beaches: Examining the Manila Bay vanity project

The white elephant is historically used as a symbol for wasteful or frivolous spending that has no useful purpose. In the Philippines, the animal

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Pemberton’s release shows Duterte’s “anti-Americanism” is all rhetoric, no substance

A cornerstone of President Rodrigo Duterte’s administration is his so-called “independent foreign policy“. As a former American colony, the Philippines’ relationship with the United

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