“The truth will soon come out. Nothing is ever hidden.”
“The people are fed up with the killings and continuing plunder of the country’s resources.”
By DEE AYROSO
By BENJIE OLIVEROS Bulatlat perspective Talks about President Duterte declaring martial law this week became louder and sounded more urgent five days ago when the AFP (Agence France-Presse) came out with an article with the title “Philippines’ Duterte may declare martial law: defense chief.” This triggered alarm bells and the AFP article was posted by…
“He can threaten the people with Martial Law using the Left as scapegoat, like what Marcos did, but it still will not deter the people from gathering in public places to voice their indignation.”
The interests of national minorities are in place in the NDFP proposal for social and economic reforms.
Stories of courage and perseverance of Lumad students and teachers poured out at the gathering.
Sandugo allied groups filed complaints of rights abuses under President Duterte’s all-out war and martial law in Mindanao.
A tribute to the 29-year-old Salugpungan head who died on Sept. 2.
Ni JOHN THIMOTY A. ROMERO Patuloy na dumarami Ang mga imaheng Pinuno na ng puros na karahasan; Dugo sa bawat pahina Patak ng luha sa bawat pagbuklat Nang maisiwalat Ang kalagayan ng kapwa ko lumad. Patuloy na dumarami Ang pinalilisan ng takot Binubugaw ng mga putok ng baril Na aniyang sabay-sabay na pumuputok Sa kumpas…
Last week, in the nth attempt over the last 29 years, proponents of a national identification system managed to get the House of Representatives to approve a bill instituting such a system in the country: 142 voted yes, only seven (the Makabayan bloc) voted no. In May 2015 the House passed a similar bill, but…