Tuesday, November 10th, 2015
These young women are among the many children of activists who have taken their parents’ place in the fight for justice and democracy.
Monday, October 19th, 2015
The decision was based solely on the testimony of Bayani Domingo, who claimed to be a former member of the New People’s Army before he surrendered to the military in 2006.
Monday, September 7th, 2015
There is no more legal basis or impediment to hold Andrea Rosal in custody.
Wednesday, August 12th, 2015
“It is ironic that our letter signed by the judge was honored. But the judge herself was not allowed to enter.”
Saturday, July 25th, 2015
The human rights group Karapatan currently holds an art exhibit to bolster its campaign to free political prisoners all over the country. “Portrayal” shows over 50 portraits of political prisoners — people whom the group said government...
Thursday, July 9th, 2015
(for Sharon Cabusao) I came to know you through tea. We usually had tea during or after meals, while sampling tidbits we shared from our lives, taking a break from our agenda. I came to know you...
Friday, July 3rd, 2015
“If they cannot be released, then we appeal that they would be transferred to an accessible facility.”
Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015
“It was as if they were after Osama Bin Laden. Sa ganda kong ito? Pambihira naman.”
Friday, April 17th, 2015
“Ericson Acosta was physically in prison but his creative imagination and his political resistance soared above dismal conditions and made him free.”
Monday, January 19th, 2015
Pope Francis has already left the country, but the Aquino government has yet to release a single political prisoner.
Thursday, January 15th, 2015