Born in Manila, Joshua Makalintal is a law and political science student at the University of Innsbruck and was an activist for two years with the Austrian and European Green youth movements. He is currently active with the anti-authoritarian #BlockMarcos movement and the Alitaptap Collective, a network of overseas Filipino scholars researching and writing on the issues and crises facing the Philippines. You can reach him through Twitter: @joshmaks.
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