The Effed Up Philippines

This place has been in turmoil for a while, but is there anything to be learned from them?

This week we take a moment and step outside the US and explore the political history and current landscape in the Philippines. You’ve likely heard something about what’s going on with Rodrigo Duterte and his war shocking war on drug users, but in this episode we explore what set the stage for him to come to power and why his approval rating stays high despite his authoritarian practices.

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Image credit: Daily Beast

The Beer:

Tripel B – Adelbert’s Brewery

Rating: 3.2, ABV 9.3%

Also, I said in the episode that I was going to link to our episode on False Flags so there it is. 😀

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