“It’s one of our initiatives to ensure that children continue to learn while demanding immediate action from the government.”
“They are our families and we love them. We fight for the people we love.”
The series of protests dubbed “Ban Trump” are captured in pictures.
Women activists protest US President Donald Trump’s visit.
“It would be good if she [Education Secretary Eleanor Briones] would go to the ground and see our condition herself.”
“People are asking the demolition team to show documents authorizing the demolition but they could not show anything. They just said it was Mayor Robert Eusebio’s orders, and they did not need to show papers.”
Some teachers received salaries amounting to only P200.
“Land is life.”
Homelessness rises as another community is torn down by demolition.
Two teachers interviewed by Bulatlat shared joys, inspiration, and overcoming anxieties as they help the Lumad children with their education, which they were deprived of for so long.
“They are determined and eager to learn.”