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Veronica Pedrosa
Veronica Pedrosa
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The news agenda
by Veronica Pedrosa - April 17, 2021 - 12:00am
It’s one of those weeks when UK news doesn’t really make sense.
A royal legacy
by Veronica Pedrosa - April 13, 2021 - 12:00am
The United Kingdom media have carried wall to wall coverage of the death of Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh and husband to Queen Elizabeth for 74 years.
A bad deal
by Veronica Pedrosa - April 10, 2021 - 12:00am
CNN, my former employer, found itself in the middle of a furious debate over its coverage of the Myanmar/Burma military coup this week.
Exile
by Veronica Pedrosa - April 6, 2021 - 12:00am
“I don’t know when I will see my loved ones again and that’s the truth and that’s really hard to take.
Marks from our masks (Second of two parts)
by Veronica Pedrosa - March 30, 2021 - 12:00am
Londoners will be out and about a little more this week with the first relaxation of restrictions since the devastating second wave of COVID-19 swept the nation before Christmas.
Marks from our masks
by Veronica Pedrosa - March 27, 2021 - 12:00am
“I just went through a horrendous time in my career.
The power of R
by Veronica Pedrosa - March 20, 2021 - 12:00am
I’m trying to ration doomscrolling my Twitter feed nowadays to preserve my sanity; social media is truly appalling for mental health, but my brain occasionally replaces misery with shock or outrage.
Once around the sun
by Veronica Pedrosa - March 16, 2021 - 12:00am
It’s time to account for the year since the COVID-19 pandemic began.
Very British
by Veronica Pedrosa - March 13, 2021 - 12:00am
I didn’t watch it.
Resilience and its curses
by Veronica Pedrosa - March 9, 2021 - 12:00am
Internationally, the Philippines has the reputation of a disaster waiting to happen.
Heartbreak
by Veronica Pedrosa - March 6, 2021 - 12:00am
I have found myself thinking deeply about the relevance of writing about what’s happening in Myanmar/Burma in these pages. I feel the need to explain myself.
Three fingers
by Veronica Pedrosa - March 2, 2021 - 12:00am
“We need further strongest possible action from the international community to immediately end the military coup, to stop oppressing the innocent people, to return the state power to the people and to restore...
Milk tea or cocktails?
by Veronica Pedrosa - February 27, 2021 - 12:00am
I’m fed up of defending Myanmar!”
The power of imagination
by Veronica Pedrosa - February 23, 2021 - 12:00am
“I want to tell everybody living in Burma that the February revolution is going to be successful.
Big tech vs Democracy
by Veronica Pedrosa - February 20, 2021 - 12:00am
“Today we are all Australians,” declared Shoshana Zuboff, a professor who may have written one of the most influential books this century, in an interview on the UK’s Channel Four News on Thursday...
Vaccinated
by Veronica Pedrosa - February 16, 2021 - 12:00am
“Dear Ms Pedrosa, You have been invited to book your COVID-19 vaccinations” read the SMS text from my GP Surgery.
Nights in Burma
by Veronica Pedrosa - February 13, 2021 - 12:00am
The people of Burma/Myanmar are taking the fight to the military.
Why Burma matters
by Veronica Pedrosa - February 9, 2021 - 12:00am
Tens, if not hundreds, of thousands of people are gathered and marching in towns across Burma/Myanmar as they did in 1988 and then in 2007.
Change the game
by Veronica Pedrosa - February 6, 2021 - 12:00am
The coup in Burma/Myanmar upsets the precarious balance of power that has sufficed as a form of stability for those in the country who are lucky and rich enough.
Surviving Covid-19 Part 2
by Veronica Pedrosa - February 2, 2021 - 12:00am
A Filipino doctor in Texas and a Filipina nurse in the UK reveal their survival stories from the frontlines of the global fight against the new coronavirus.
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