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What’s the Deal With an Authoritarian in Manila?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?” the blog that knows the difference between archipelagos and atoll formation (thanks, Darwin). In this edition, we’ll discuss the fascinating and irascible new Filipino leader Rodrigo Duterte and his new … Continue reading

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What’s the Deal With a 2nd Disputed Election in México?

Hello All! Welcome to another edition of “What’s the Deal?”, the blog that knows all the Mexican political acronyms. In this week’s post, we’ll discuss the recent  presidential election in México, the subsequent protests surrounding the official results, and a dose … Continue reading

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