By DEE AYROSO
Day: August 12, 2016
Peasant leader abducted
“We condemn the arrest of peasant leader Tony Pajalla. We demand the Quezon-PNP to surface him as soon as possible.”
#TiempoMuerto | ‘It’s dead season all-year round for sugar workers’
“Tiempo muerto will continue to be a season of hunger and death for sugar workers every year, if the country’s fundamental land problem is not seriously addressed.”
Local courts grant bail for 8 NDFP consultants
Local courts granted the urgent motions for release on bail of eight consultants of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP).
Court orders release of Tiamzons, Silva on bail
The Manila Regional Trial Court Branch 32 granted the urgent motion for release on bail of National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) consultants Wilma Tiamzon, Benito Tiamzon and Adelberto Silva.
‘Cardboard justice’ | Youth groups stand against killings
“We don’t want to have a country where we are forced to live with fear…There is no justifiable reason for any forms of killings—may it be drug-related or political. We urge the president, let us end this.”
‘Revoking onerous privatization deal, a win-win solution in LRT1’ – scientists group
“The LRT1 concession agreement is disadvantageous to Filipino commuters and taxpayers.”
GRP bats for temporary freedom of NDFP consultants
“Their memory, knowledge and influence is valuable.”