Mexico’s bungled war on organized crime has killed 150,000—and a legion of community police fighting corrupt officials and cartels alike have found themselves in the crosshairs.

Catholic churches have moved to fill the spiritual and practical void left in the wake of the more than 14,000 killings associated with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s brutal war on drugs.Churches have trained pastoral workers in grief counseling, raised funds to…

In a statement submitted to the US House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee, Vanda Felbab-Brown, senior fellow at The Brookings Institution, strongly condemns Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s ongoing war on drugs. Calling Duterte’s campaign “morally and…