Friday, July 3rd, 2015
Amid increased political killings in the Philippines, US-based civil society and advocacy organizations want the US Senate to put back restrictions on military aid to the country.
Sunday, April 19th, 2015
Military operations are “the main driving factor of displacement” in Maguindanao
Sunday, May 25th, 2014
By LUIS V. TEODORO Vantage Point | BusinessWorld “Total system failure at all levels of government to protect Filipino lives” was how Phelim Kine, deputy director of the Asia division of Human Rights Watch (HRW), described the...
Friday, December 13th, 2013
“Forming local task forces every time a journalist is killed is hardly comprehensive action to address a larger problem of weak law enforcement and a tolerated culture of impunity." – Bayan Muna
Thursday, August 8th, 2013
"His blacklisting is more a resounding indictment of the government and its claims to democracy than it is of his zealous yet moral outrage over issues that should make us and our society more fair and...
Sunday, June 2nd, 2013
There has been progress such as in passing laws for human rights and providing a ‘veneer of transparency,’ but none in walking the talk and producing results.
Friday, June 29th, 2012
Friday, June 8th, 2012
By RONALYN V. OLEA Bulatlat.com MANILA – Human rights groups called for the immediate dismantling of paramilitary forces after a high-ranking military official announced that the government would do so by 2016. In a report by online...
Monday, May 21st, 2012
Tuesday, May 1st, 2012
Tuesday, January 24th, 2012