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US House approves bill tying assistance to conduct of PHL’s drug...

FUNDING for the Philippines’ anti-illegal drugs campaign will be deemed contingent on the campaign’s consistency with “international human rights standards,” according to a bill approved last month by the US Congress.

Looking back: Day 1, year 1 of the antidrug campaign

TWO YEARS ago, on the first day of the Duterte presidency, 39 people were slain in drug-related killings. These were the opening salvo of the new government’s antidrug campaign.

Study: Drug war deaths rise and fall with Duterte’s words

A STUDY has found government declarations and public sentiments significantly determine number of deaths in the anti-drug campaign.

Barangay officials make tough choices in Duterte’s drug war

By the PCIJ Story Project Second of two parts The barangay, the basic unit of Philippine governance, is the smallest cog in the drug war’s machinery....

Barangay officials make tough choices in drug war

By PCIJ Story Project First of two parts The barangay officials who will take office next month after winning Monday’s election will find themselves at the...

PHL takes offense at resolution by European Parliament on GSP+, drug...

THE European Parliament, in a resolution on the Philippines on Wednesday, April 18, flagged anew the government’s drug war on President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s...

Filipino journalist, others win Pulitzer for drug-war coverage

FOR THEIR COVERAGE on the Philippines’ drug war, Filipino journalist Manuel Mogato and his Reuters colleagues Clare Baldwin and Andrew R.C. Marshall are among...

Netflix series shows ‘necessary’ Philippine drug war — director

THE DEADLY drug war waged by President Rodrigo R. Duterte is to be dramatized in the first Netflix series by award-winning director Brillante Mendoza,...

Are mobile games the next platform for pushing government agendas?

words by SANTIAGO J. ARNAIZ videos by GRETCHEN MALALAD illustrations by JIEGO GAVIN TOMAGANLate last year, Apple took down a number of Filipino-developed mobile games after over a hundred...

1 of 4 Filipinos know someone summoned in drug war: SWS...

ONE out of four, or 25%, of Filipinos know someone summoned for the Duterte administration’s “Oplan Tokhang” drug war, according to the Social Weather...

Brillante Mendoza tackles the war on drugs in Amo

AWARD-WINNING director Brillante Ma. Mendoza returns to the small screen with a 12-episode miniseries focusing on the administration’s ongoing “war on drugs” this August. Titled,...