Editorial: Tanke, Talisay

Editorial: Tanke, Talisay

“Tiangge” or wet market, that was how anyone who had been to the coastal barangay of Tanke, Talisay would describe the bravado with which illegal drugs were sold in that corner of the city before 2016. The village seemed like a parallel universe with residents, local officials and the police reduced to inferior terms in the presence and dominance of drug lords.