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SOMEONE ELSE’S WINDOWS: Poverty as a crime

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews / 25 June) – As with the war on drugs that has claimed thousands of lives, President Rodrigo Duterte’s order for the police to arrest “tambay” as “potential troublemakers” betrays a misunderstanding of – or refusal to understand – the social conditions that have produced that conspicuous “eyesore” in urban poor communities. […]