Liberation theology in the Philippines

Catholic nuns at a political protest in the Philippines in the mid 80’s (© Flickr/Steve Boudreaux)

Pete Myers reports on how radical theology works in the Philippines, the only predominantly Catholic country in Asia. The programme includes a contribution from correspondent Keith Dalton, an interview with a guerilla priest, while Pete himself ventures into a notorious slum with a nun from the Order of Good Shepherds.

Producer: Pete Myers

Broadcast:  November 1, 1985