An honest picture of the Philippines includes Western abuses

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Tom Sykes argues that by leaving out the devastating impact of invasion, colonialism and neoliberal subjugation in the modern day, writers and journalists have been getting the Philippines wrong for 200 years
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages1
Specialist publicationMorning Star
Publication statusPublished - 7 Apr 2021


  • Philippines
  • history
  • imperialism
  • Asian studies
  • literature


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  • Determining Duterte

    Tom Sykes (Presented paper), Joseph Scalice (Presented paper), Walden Bello (Presented paper), Oscar Campomanes (Presented paper) & Roderick Galam (Chair)

    21 Apr 2021

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