Learning from the failure of the Responsibility to Protect and the International Criminal Court.
Local lawyers are fighting to hold the Philippine government accountable. To win, they need international human rights groups to give them more help.
Western democracies that were once reliable defenders of human rights have been consumed by a nativist backlash, leaving an open field for dictators and demagogues.
The 2017 Global Thinker hopes that the world will "keep watching the Philippines."
ISIS is looking to regroup, and is setting its sights eastward.
Conformity enables corruption
The United States ignores massive abuses at its own peril.
The president should use his trip to Asia to reassure allies and assert U.S. power.
The Philippines' new "war on drugs" is claiming thousands of lives. But the culture of vigilante violence started with anti-communism.
The Philippines’ unbridled war on terror looks uncomfortably like its war on drugs.
In a private phone conversation, the two presidents chatted about nuclear submarines and a drug campaign that has killed thousands.
U.S. presidents and Cabinet officials have met with worse than Duterte, but the Philippine leader is all but invigorating China's rise.
The Trump administration’s Asia policy is the worst of all possible worlds.