“Several campus publications and student journalists across the country have been subjected to various forms of harassment, red-tagging and military surveillance.”
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“This proposal is as dangerous as it is, to put it as plainly as possible, stupid.”
‘It is not a crime to defend the environment.’
By RUTH LUMIBAO Bulatlat MANILA – An activist in Northern Luzon was arrested tonight, Dec. 12 in Ilocos Sur province. At around 7:30 p.m., Karapatan issued an urgent alert that Sherwin De Vera, regional coordinator of the environmental group Defend Ilocos, was illegally arrested by the Philippine National Police (PNP) in Bulag, Bantay, Ilocos Sur.…
The Communist Party of the Philippines-Central Luzon said the Philippine Army is the only one with the motive to kill Catholic priest Marcelito “Tito” Paez.
The Duterte administration intends to use, for the first time, the anti-terror law of the Philippines, the Human Security Act.
By RUTH LUMIBAO Bulatlat MANILA — Three days after President Duterte’s threats to crackdown on Leftist activists and classify the New People’s Army (NPA) as a “terrorist” group, nine peasant activists were arrested today in Batangas province. In an urgent report from the Batangas Human Rights Alliance (BHRA)-Karapatan, nine members of their quick reaction team…
Julito Otacan’s work is crucial for the project to take hold and help the lives of the Lumad communities
Before the incident, the broadcaster had reported receiving multiple death threats, some of which he posted on his Facebook page.
“Aside from unilaterally revising the law and reinterpreting it to suit one’s draconian fetishes, to label legitimate and legal people’s actions is a foreboding of worse things to come,” the NUPL said.
It was Pres. Duterte himself who urged the drivers to go on a strike if they are indeed opposed to jeepney phaseout.