Nick Aspinwall

Nick Aspinwall

Nick Aspinwall is a Southeast Asia-based journalist covering human rights, migration, and the environment. He has contributed to The Washington Post, The Nation, Foreign Policy, Roads & Kingdoms, and SupChina. He is an editor at Taiwan-focused Ketagalan Media.

Latest from Nick Aspinwall

Coronavirus: Philippines’ one-China travel ban extends overseas workers’ anxiety

Manila’s coronavirus travel ban now includes Taiwan, leaving Filipinos with jobs on the self-ruling island fearing for their futures.

Manila’s coronavirus travel ban now includes Taiwan, leaving Filipinos with jobs on the self-ruling island fearing for their futures.

Coronavirus: Philippines’ one-China travel ban extends overseas workers’ anxiety
19 Mar 2020 - 1:01AM
Coronavirus: hundreds of Taiwan travellers stranded in Philippines due to ban on Chinese tourists

Some flew in to Manila, only to find they could not pass immigration; others were heading home, only to find their flights had been cancelled.

Some flew in to Manila, only to find they could not pass immigration; others were heading home, only to find their flights had been cancelled.

Coronavirus: hundreds of Taiwan travellers stranded in Philippines due to ban on Chinese tourists
19 Mar 2020 - 12:31AM
Duterte’s anti-communist crusade entangles Filipino cultural performance group

Members of Teatro Obrero described being mocked by police and military personnel and forced to dance during their weeklong period of detention.

Members of Teatro Obrero described being mocked by police and military personnel and forced to dance during their weeklong period of detention.

Duterte’s anti-communist crusade entangles Filipino cultural performance group
24 Nov 2019 - 10:35PM