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Duterte’s drug war threatens Philippine democracy

On this International Day of Democracy, Iris Gonzales reports on the heavy-handed campaign of the country’s president.

Filed in: Democracy Drugs Human Rights Philippines

Photo Gallery: visualizing Philippine democracy through UN SDGs

For International Day of Democracy, Iris Gonzales offers snap shots of the country’s corruption, poverty and drug war.

Filed in: Drugs Human Rights Philippines Poverty

Should the Big Four accountancy firms be broken up?

In this podcast, the Tax Justice Network ask if these giant companies are more like the ‘Big One’.

Filed in: Economics

Country profile: The Bahamas

Kelsi Farrington on the truth behind the holiday-brochure images.

Filed in: Bahamas Politics Society

Malaysia’s slide from pseudo-democracy toward authoritarianism

The story is a complex web of deceit, connecting the ruling elite, royalty, investment banks and offshore tax havens. Nithin Coca reports.

Filed in: Human Rights Malaysia Politics

Franco's ghosts

The dictator’s victims are still waiting to see their torturers on trial – and time is running out. By Mira Galanova.

Filed in: Human Rights Politics Spain

Knocking Trump’s ego down to size

Mexicans have found the perfect way to show Donald what they think of him.

Filed in: Mexico Politics United States

The most forgotten

Ruby Diamonde travels to the bush in search of an answer to a difficult question.

Filed in: Central African Republic Politics Society

Country profile: Ecuador

Greg Wilpert reports on a country diverse in geography, politics and people.

Filed in: Ecuador Politics Society

Big Davids, small Goliaths

How new trade deals – and Investor-State Dispute Settlements in particular – are giving more power to companies to sue countries for lost profits.

Filed in: Corporations Law Politics Trade

What is corruption?

Sleaze and global fraud discussed in this month’s Taxcast from the Tax Justice Network.

Filed in: Finance Politics

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