Justin Umali

Justin is left-handed, left-leaning, and best left in a cool, damp place. He listens to Vampire Weekend when he's down and Car Seat Headrest when he's not. He usually writes about Philippine history and politics, and believes that you cannot change the world without understanding it first.
 
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His life and faith is a reminder of the hold of religion in the Philippines.
 
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The revolutionary hero had a will of pure iron.
 
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Thus ends the Tiger of Malaya’s last campaign: broken, defeated, and surrendering to the very man he once defeated to gain his name.
 
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Separating fact from misinformation about one of the most important figures who shaped Philippine history.
 
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Labor leader and worker's champion Crisanto Evangelista left an indelible mark in Philippine history.
 
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Though not as famous, they were just as heroic.
 
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The 30-year-old mayor toppled a political stranglehold that existed his entire life, but will he be able to break the wheel.
 
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A quick primer on what you need to know about the President’s biggest speech of the year.
 
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In 1582, the Japanese invaded the Philippines. It’s not what you think.
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