Checkpoints, food chains and the frontlines

Checkpoints, food chains and the frontlines

Checkpoints are not new. Vehicles or persons are generally allowed to pass through these checkpoints after a customary visual inspection and answering a few questions, or more recently, upon presentment of quarantine passes. Under non-pandemic circumstances, vehicles...
Eyes on the Ice: Human rights diplomacy

Eyes on the Ice: Human rights diplomacy

Last week’s vote by United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) on the Iceland-backed resolution exasperated the sensitive Duterte administration and the DDS community. It generated legal, socio-legal and plain commentaries on the President, who is known for his...