People Surge’s white banners were joined by the green and red banners of members of Balsa and Barug Katawhan from Mindanao.
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Organization of victims finally meets with Social Welfare Sec. Soliman
“She [Social Welfare Sec. Dinky Soliman] is very patronizing. She showed no compassion – here there are typhoon victims who are crying because they are getting no help, but she is not bothered.” – Monique Wilson, director, One Billion Rising
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Aquino’s apology merely serves to justify gov’t inadequacies – progressive groups
“In other countries, proper disaster risk reduction and management has made a difference, regardless of the strength of the storm or any other natural hazard. For example in Vietnam, only six people died when Yolanda struck there, in part because of the preparations.” – Vencer Crisostomo, Anakbayan