Some 5,000 peasants will gather in Cebu City from Oct. 17 to 20 to bring the issues of hunger, land and justice.
Day: October 11, 2017
Duterte’s Mocha/Mocha’s Duterte
BLOOD RUSH By SARAH RAYMUNDO It is not the case that “fake news” erodes democracy. Fake democracy yields “faith in fakes”(1) Yet in what was manufactured as a defense of truth, accountability and democracy, the Philippine Senate held a hearing on fake news. Notable propagandists of the Duterte regime were summoned and questioned on their…
Groups warn of renewed ‘witch-hunt’ on gov’t critics with revival of Arroyo-era agency
Like its predecessor, the IACLA will serve as a tool to muzzle dissent, groups say.