Philippines 2022: Authoritarian nostalgia vs hopes of reform | Elections


From: The Listening Put up

As Filipinos vote for a brand new president, what can they count on for media and free speech? Plus, Taiwan’s political satirists – taking digs at China.

Nostalgia for the times of dictatorship; Filipinos go to the polls as journalists put together for all times post-Duterte.

Contributors:
Marichu Lambino – Professor, College of the Philippines
Camille Elemia – Journalist
Jonathan Corpus Ong – College of Massachusetts Amherst & Disinformation Researcher, Harvard College
Rachel Khan – Co-ordinator, Tsek.ph

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Parodying Politics: Taiwan’s Satirists

China versus Taiwan. A geopolitical mismatch that satirists are taking advantage of.

Contributors:
Chen Tzu-chien – Host & Creator, EYECTV
Kylie Wang – Co-host, Bailingguo Information
Tai Yu-hui – Affiliate Professor, Nationwide Yang Ming Chiao Tung College

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