Iris Gonzales

Iris Gonzales is a Manila-based journalist. She covers the economy for The Philippine Star and blogs about human rights and development issues for the London-based New Internationalist.

Oct 11, 2016

Thousands dead, bloodied streets and a leader likened to Hitler: 100 days of Duterte's war on drugs

Since he swept to power in June, President Rodrigo Duterte has ruthlessly pursued his promised violent crackdown, lashed out at foreign leaders and emboldened vigilantes. In a Manila slum, Iris Gonzales meets his supporter and his critics.

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