“Burying the dictator in the Libingan ng mga Bayani will not heal our wounded country.”
Month: August 2016
Martial law victims speak: ‘Do not forget our suffering’
“Until now, we bear the trauma then we are told to forget about the past. What about us, the victims?”
NPA releases prisoners in Surigao City
‘We hope that this will be the last, but as long as civil war exists, there will still be prisoners of war.’ — Father Romeo Tagud, IFI
Tomgram: Ann Jones, “I Didn’t Serve, I Was Used”
Today, citizens of the United States directly bear the burden of more than 150 years of warfare.
How Veterans Are Losing the War at Home
‘For the military-industrial complex and its beneficiaries, perpetual war is not necessarily bad news.’
Pahiyom sa Samin
Photo by MARK HENRY
The disappeared NDFP consultants
With the new administration, Aya is hoping she and other relatives of the disappeared would get a chance to know the truth.
Reds declare interim ceasefire
The CPP’s Central Committee and the NPA’s National Operational Command said the interim ceasefire takes effect today and will remain valid during the course of peace negotiations until superseded by a joint ceasefire agreement or until a notice of termination of the said ceasefire declaration takes effect.
A year after | Surigao Sur Lumád evacuees set to return home, decry Army camp in communities
““We will take back our lands! We will get justice.”
DSWD, employees sign historic CNA recognizing ‘MOA workers’
“This is part of our aim of providing efficient, caring, and compassionate service. In order to do this, we believe that we must also give due attention to the situation of the employees.” By ANNE MARXZE D. UMIL Bulatlat MANILA — The Department of Social Welfare and Development management and the DSWD-Social Welfare Employees Association…
Some new, some old
Rodrigo Duterte the candidate promised change across a wide spectrum of Philippine life and governance during the 2016 campaign for the presidency of the Republic. He vowed an end to the drug problem and to crime within three to six months once he assumes the presidency. Together with the elimination of red tape in government…