Day: February 23, 2010

“After the warrantless arrests, the health workers were denied legal counsel and subjected to sleep deprivation and repeated interrogation while blindfolded and handcuffed. Some were tortured and sexually harassed. Are these the alleged feats that the AFP now honors?” decried Dr. Darby Santiago, chairperson of the Health Alliance for Democracy.

Press Release February 23, 2010 The militant Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas (KMP, Peasant Movement of the Philippines) said that the “Farmers as Importers Program” (FIP) is sham and was only intended to project that farmers are part of rice importation. KMP has said during deliberation at the House of Representatives that farmers would not engage…