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At least one Lumad school comes under attack per week under the Duterte administration.
“The caravan aims to bring attention to the failure of the Duterte administration to take steps toward genuinely solving the root cause of an ill health system, especially for the Filipino masses.”
Trainings cost half or even double the salary of a low-wage professional.
“We demand that perpetrators be arrested and punished.”
“Support may also be by means of volunteer work, donations or fund raising activities.”
“She reiterated her insensitive statement that teachers are well compensated and shall not receive local allowances and additional chalk/teaching supplies allowances.”
UP has been allocated P376 million to cover the tuition of all students, yet fee collection continues.
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Groups worry that the incident may be a prelude to a crackdown against activists.