The demand of peasants and agricultural workers for land for peasants, agricultural workers, and national minorities, and not for landlords.
Day: June 11, 2019
“The age-old problem of classroom and facilities shortage refuses to be obscured.”
Sadyang tinatago sa makukulay na termino ang sitwasyong napakasaklap para maging katanggap-tanggap. Hindi ito kakaiba sa kamerang nagbibigay ng ilusyon ng pag-unlad kahit na kabaligtaran ang realidad. Hindi nasasapol ng kamera ang lahat ng nangyayari, lalo na ang sitwasyon sa likod nito.
“All these are patent acts of tyranny, and we urge our fellow journalists, human rights advocates, and the public to continue resisting these abuses.”
Since 2017 peasants and peasant women in Northern Samar have complained of extra-judicial killings, military encampment in public schools and in barangays, forcible mass evacuation affecting 2,423 victims, illegal arrest and detention, series of aerial bombing, psywar and surveillance, destruction of properties, sexual harassment and others.
Gabriela said that Calderon’s case has become a “norm” these days, following the vilification of leaders and members of progressive organizations, and those who are active in criticizing and exposing the corruption in the country.