April 17, 2014     Philippines
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Sunday, March 23rd, 2014

‘Nanay Mameng, isang dula’

“Nanay Mameng, isang dula” is a play on the life of Carmen Deunida, an urban poor advocate in the Philippines. Photos by Janess Ann J. Ellao Produced by Bulatlat Multimedia

Monday, March 10th, 2014

Filipino women hold Aquino accountable for their sufferings

During the International Women’s Day, thousands of Filipino women in Manila marched toward Malacanang to demand accountability from President Benigno Aquino III for his ‘criminal neglect’ of Yolanda victims, unabated spike in prices of basic commodities, denial...

Sunday, February 16th, 2014

Philippines joins One Billion Rising for Justice

The slideshow features One Billion Rising for Justice activities in Manila, Baguio City, Bacolod City, Talisay City and Davao City last Feb. 14, 2014. Photos by Ronalyn V. Olea and Anne Marxze D. Umil in Manila, Noel...

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

North Triangle residents defend homes from demolition

On Jan. 27, 2013 residents of North Triangle hurled stones and bottles at the demolition team to defend their homes from demolition due to the 11.3-meter road widening project along Agham Road. Photos by BART MANOGUID

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

Picking up the pieces

On November 8, 2013, Typhoon Yolanda (international name Haiyan) hit the Philippines and left thousands dead and millions more homeless in its wake.

Saturday, October 12th, 2013

Being children

As many city children play only virtual games or are parked before TV sets, these kids in a provincial town still play traditional games in the schoolyard after school hours.

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

Level up: Never Porkget

Anti-Pork Barrel protesters march from Luneta to Mendiola on the 41st anniversary of the proclamation of martial law. Photos by POM CAHILOG-VILLANUEVA

Sunday, September 15th, 2013

#ForwardMarch gathers thousands in Luneta vs Pork Barrel

Thousands of Filipinos gathered in Luneta on September 13 to continue the fight against corruption in government. Religious groups,students from different schools and universities, members of people’s organizations, individuals, young and old prayed, sang and raged against...

Friday, September 13th, 2013

Filipinos troop back to EDSA vs corruption

Churches, groups, individuals and people’s organizations gathered at EDSA Shrine for a prayer vigil against the pork barrel system. The event followed the Million People March in various cities in the Philippines and abroad to end corruption...

Saturday, August 31st, 2013

Filipinos unite against pork barrel

Filipinos from all walks of life joined the Million People March and expressed outrage against corruption and the pork barrel scam.

Friday, August 16th, 2013

Dario Creek resident vows to fight for home and livelihood

Nida and Solomon Naños were farmworkers in Bicol who were forced to migrate to the city after falling victims to a defective agrarian reform program. They now live along Dario Creek in Quezon City where they face...

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