A Brazen Police Shooting Caught on Video Sparks Anger in the Philippines. The New York Times reports. This is my country, the Philippines.

#StopTheKillingPH. It is three days before Christmas when baby Jesus' birth is remembered and celebrated; instead, the nation is witness to death. When there have already been thousands of death because of the pandemic, another death we can’t make any sense of happens because the police officer believes he can get away with it.

He and his kind are empowered by President Duterte, by a culture of violence and impunity.

In the video, an off-duty officer is shown in a…