Politics

SONA2017: Brillante Mendoza’s Latest Work is Horrifying

A review of the Filipino auteur’s most challenging, most provocative production since Kinatay

SONA2017: Raffy Lerma Hasn’t Stopped Covering the War on Drugs

While the declaration of martial law in Mindanao has diminished the noise over extrajudicial killings, Raffy Lerma, who shot the most famous photograph of President...

The Rogue Recap: July 14-20

We've become so numb.

SONA2017: Chel Diokno’s War on the War on Drugs

Attorney Jose Manuel Diokno takes a stand on behalf of thousands dead, and aims to help survivors through this recurrence of dark nights.

SONA2017: 100 Days with Bato

What’s it like to be the force behind President Rodrigo Duterte’s controversial war on drugs? Broadcast journalist Jeff Canoy reports on the rock-and-roll life of...

The Rogue Recap: June 23-29

This week, old headlines come back to haunt us. Thank god for wealthy, bored suburbanites.

Let’s Play the Blame Game: Tourism Edition

It’s time to play the Internet’s favorite game: finding someone to blame for things that go wrong

Philippine History, by Vitaliano Aguirre

An excerpt from a history book that thankfully does not actually exist