Culture

Joma Sison Tries His Hand at Pingpong at Cordero Show in the Netherlands

A king and the country's most popular commie grace Cordero's Arnhem debut

On Memory, History, and Human Rights: How to Memorialize Martial Law

Rogue speaks to the head of the Commission on Human Rights about plans for the Martial Law Museum

Sex, Money, and Muhammad Ali: How ‘The King’ Conquered Manila

Was "Thrilla in Manila" a skillfully engineered political cover-up to camouflage a nation tearing itself apart?

When Marcos took on the Supreme Court to keep Martial Law legal

How President Marcos’s dance with the justices led to the constitutionality of a dictatorship

Butch Dalisay, Ricky Lee, and other writers remember prison life in Martial Law era

Four of the country’s most eminent writers were political activists when the hammer of Martial Law fell in 1972

The Republic of 2022: The worst case scenario under each presidentiable

Elections aren't just a democratic process—they're gambles

Sexual tension, infidelity, and gossipy cliques at Johanna Helmuth exhibit

Johanna Helmuth introduces us to a world of perpetual frustration in her ongoing show, Disfigure

Spider Lady: How Imelda Cojuangco caught the eye of Claudio Bravo

In 1968, the Chilean society portraitist fell in love with Manila's tropical light and most prominent social figures