“Please don’t forget about us.”
Category: Women & Children
Children of Moro and indigenous peoples have endured militarization and discrimination, but still dream of a time of peace.
“The transfer is a step towards abolishment of free and affordable hospital services.”
Women play a vital role in society and their socio-economic needs must be addressed so they could fully realize their potential.
“Solidarity is to rise as one: against neoliberalism, patriarchy, militarism – and all their allied evils.”
“Children are victims of circumstances that are beyond their control.”
“It is high time that the state gives women, and men, in abusive and irreparable marriages the option to file for divorce.” By ANNE MARXZE D. UMIL Bulatlat MANILA — For the fifth time, the Gabriela Women’s Party (GWP) filed House Bill 2380, which seeks to legalize divorce in the Philippines. The first divorce bill…
“When mothers are detained, they are not the only ones being punished…It is even more punishment for the children and their families.”
“Our victory symbolizes women who are fighting for their rights, for children and for the nation.”
“This is the only hospital that caters to poor mothers, not only those who live here in Manila but also nearby provinces, and still the government will close it down.”
“The Aquino government is now drawing to a close, yet there is no let up still in the brutalities against the people and progressive members of our society.”