Small fishermen in Patungan, Maragondon, Cavite are being driven away by real estate developers to give way to a high-end resort and other commercial establishments.
Category: Human Rights
“Until now, we have not attained justice. We will continue to fight for it.”
“Martial Law may not exist today but the social conditions that gave rise to it remain.”
From 2004 to 2014 shows that majority of the reported violations were perpetrated by state security forces against civilians.
KALIBUTAN This solidarity statement signed by 45 different organizations across the world was delivered during the program of the ‘Eydow Tu Pakigsantuya Tu Tumindok Kane’t Caraga’, the day of struggle of the Indigenous Peoples of Caraga in reclaiming the ancestral lands of the indigenous Lumad back from the Philippine military in Surigao del Sur province.…
“The fact that it will reopen old wounds, isn’t it a continuity of impunity that the 1987 Constitution ended?” — Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno
The KMP challenged the Duterte administration to give justice to the victims of the Fort Magsaysay carnage and hold the perpetrators accountable.
“We want Gen. Dela Rosa’s commitment in making sure that the Lumad can go home safely by arresting Calpet Egua, Loloy Tejero, Bobby Tejero, Margarito Layno and 32 other AFP goons who killed our leaders.”
“Burying the dictator in the Libingan ng mga Bayani will not heal our wounded country.”
“Until now, we bear the trauma then we are told to forget about the past. What about us, the victims?”
With the new administration, Aya is hoping she and other relatives of the disappeared would get a chance to know the truth.