Monthly Archives: September 2008

THE THIRD VIETNAM? US MILITARY AIDS ARROYO, CONFRONTS MORO GUERILLAS


US SPECIAL FORCES,  “EMBEDDED” IN ARROYO’S FASCIST REGIME, ENGAGE MUSLIM INSURGENTS IN THE PHILIPPINES by E. SAN JUAN, Jr. Philippines Cultural Studies Center, Connecticut, USA Except for natural disasters such as the eruption of Mt. Pinatubo, or the sinking of … Continue reading

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MEDIA REPRESSION AND CENSORSHIP IN THE PHILIPPINES


U.S-ARROYO REGIME TERRORIZES MEDIA AND ARTISTS IN THE PHILIPPINES by E. SAN JUAN, Jr. Philippines Cultural Studies Center Patronized by the war-mongering Bush administration, the corrupt militarist Arroyo regime in the Philippines continues its systematic repression of journalists, writers and … Continue reading

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ASIANS IN THE U.S. AND BENEDICT SPINOZA


BENEDICT DE SPINOZA AND ASIAN AMERICANS IN A REGIME  OF ANTI-TERROR One of the theories proposed as an after-the-event explanation for the 9/11 tragedy comes from Harvard Professor Samuel Huntington’s 1996 book, The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of … Continue reading

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RE-VISITING AMERICAN STUDIES: From the 1899-1902 Pacification of the Natives to Abu Sayyaf


REVISITING AMERICAN STUDIES: From the Boondocks to Abu Sayyaf If we can trust to the lessons of the history of the human mind, of the history of habits of life, development does not take place chiefly by imperceptible changes but … Continue reading

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THREE TITLES FOR NOTICE


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FILIPINO WRITING AGAINST EMPIRE


Chapter  3 (Excerpt from AFTER POSTCOLONIALISM by E. San Juan/Rowman & Littlefield) WRITING AGAINST EMPIRE I repeat that the so-called anarchists, nihilists, or as they say nowadays, Bolsheviks, are the true saviours and disinterested defenders of justice and universal brotherhood…. … Continue reading

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E. SAN JUAN’S BALIKBAYANG MAHAL: Passages from Exile (LuLu.com, 2007)–3 REVIEWS


Three on Balikbayang Mahal: Passages from Exile by E. San Juan, Jr. (North Carolina: LuLu.com, 2007) By Charles Veric, Tamara Powell, and John Streamas _______________________ E. San Juan, Jr. is one of the few public intellectuals among Pinoys Abroad who … Continue reading

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