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Sex Workers in the Philippines | FF Podcast


This week, researcher Sharmila Parmanand joins us. We talk about sex workers and their strange position in Philippine society as both “victims” and “criminals” in the eyes of the law.

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2016 Elections Post-Mortem | FF Podcast


This week, we talk about the results of the elections. We discuss “moving on” and the next steps for the Philippines during the new presidency.

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Candidate Duterte and the New President Syndrome | FF Podcast


This week, we wrap up our election series with Candidate Rodrigo Duterte. We lay it all out in this final episode before the elections. We also talk about the New President Syndrome and why participating in politics doesn’t end on election day.

 

Links
https://www.hrw.org/report/2009/04/06/you-can-die-any-time/death-squad-killings-mindanao
http://www.theguardian.com/global-development-professionals-network/2016/apr/18/the-war-on-drugs-has-failed-time-to-stop-fighting-and-start-thinking
http://opinion.inquirer.net/94123/ones-walk-away-davao
https://youtu.be/kuq_uf9vN_8?t=59m50s

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Candidate Poe and Strategic Voting | FF Podcast


This week, we continue our series on presidential candidates with Grace Poe. We talk about whether her inexperience is an asset or a problem. We also talk about voting strategically.

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Candidate Roxas and Whether Voting Changes Anything | FF Podcast


This week, we continue our series on presidential candidates with Candidate Mar Roxas. We discuss whether Mar of the same is better and whether voting even changes anything.

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Candidate Binay and the Social Media Echo Chamber | FF Podcast


This week, we continue our series on presidential candidates with Candidate Jejomar Binay. We talk about what we learned during our interview with him. We also discuss whether social media accurately portrays the national sentiment towards politics.

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Candidate Santiago and the Duty to Vote | FF Podcast


This week, we are starting a series on each presidential candidate, leading up to the May 9 elections. We start with Miriam Defensor-Santiago. We talk about her campaign and whether or not we have the duty to vote at all.

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The Climate is Changing! Is it Ethical to Have Kids? | FF Podcast


This week, we talk about climate change and the environmental impact of having more children. We also discuss the stigma against women who choose to be child-free.

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FF Podcast 74: Caitlyn Jenner and Irish Equality


This week, we talk about Caitlyn Jenner coming out as a transgender woman. We also talk about the recent Irish referendum that legalized marriage equality. We discuss how a similar referendum would fare in the Philippines.

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FF Podcast 73 (Audio): Sexism and Tony Meloto’s GK


Audio Podcast 73: Sexism and Tony Meloto's GK

This week, we talk about Tony Meloto’s controversial speech in Hawaii where he suggested that Filipinas should have babies with white men for the benefit of the country. We also talk about the apparent cult of personality built around Tony Meloto and Gawad Kalinga.

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FF Podcast 73: Sexism and Tony Meloto’s GK


This week, we talk about Tony Meloto’s controversial speech in Hawaii where he suggested that Filipinas should have babies with white men for the benefit of the country. We also talk about the apparent cult of personality built around Tony Meloto and Gawad Kalinga.

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FF Podcast 72: Trigger Warnings


This week, we talk about trigger warnings for rape and other topics in fiction. We discuss which topics should have trigger warnings and whether they should exist at all.

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FF Podcast 70: Mary Jane Veloso and the Death Penalty


This week, we talk about Mary Jane Veloso, who is currently on death row after being convicted of smuggling drugs in Indonesia.

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FF Podcast 67: Freedom to Discriminate?


This week we talk about an Indiana state law that has effectively allowed discriminating against anyone for religious reasons.

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