IFLRY Online Meeting on the Philippines

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte (right) shaking hands with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.

In this 6th IFLRY Online seminar, Celito Arlegue, Executive Director of the Council of Asian Liberals Democrats (CALD) discuss the political situation in the Philippines.

Celito discusses the liberal conundrum that is posed by populist president Rodrigo Duterte. Who is fighting an ongoing “war” on drugs, claiming that this shows that he is an “action man” or “someone who delivers on his promises.”

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