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Rebelyn Pitao


Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

Hope and nation

BLOOD RUSH By SARAH RAYMUNDO I wrote “The Rebel’s Child” on March 15, 2009 a few days after a fellow public school teacher, Rebelyn Pitao aged 21years, was kidnapped, raped, and brutally killed by military elements. And all because she was her father’s daughter. On Rebelyn’s first death anniversary, I met her mother and handed

Friday, March 5th, 2010

News in Pictures: Remembering Rebelyn

Friday, March 5th, 2010

First Death Anniversary of Rebelyn Marked with Protests, Ka Parago Calls for Revolutionary Justice

Press Release March 5, 2010 Davao City — Eight Thousand farmers, lumad, urban poor, teachers, women and youth flocked from Freedom Park to Rizal Park today (March 5) to demand justice for the murder of Rebelyn Pitao...

Tuesday, January 19th, 2010

Rebelyn's mom slams speedy release of AFP agent tagged in rape-slay

Ka Parago's wife Evangeline Pitao, together with members of the organization of rights victims' families, was dismayed after knowing that one of the primary suspects in the abduction, rape and killing of Rebelyn Pitao was immediately released...

Friday, August 28th, 2009

News in Pictures: Families of Slain Activists in Davao Hold Picket

Families of slain political activists in Southern Mindanao join progressive groups in a picket in front of the 10th Infantry Division Headquarters in Camp Panacan, Davao City. (Photos by Barry Ohaylan /

Saturday, May 9th, 2009

Police Exonerates Military in Murder of Rebelyn; NPA Punishes Perpetrators

As the Philippine National Police (PNP) exonerated the military from the murder of Rebelyn Pitao, the New People’s Army (NPA) carried out what it calls ‘revolutionary’ punishment against four alleged perpetrators. BY RONALYN V. OLEA Bulatlat The...

Saturday, May 9th, 2009

Carol Pagaduan-Araullo | Disgraceful

The Arroyos are destined to exit from the Philippine political scene in disgrace, perhaps even worse than the dictator Marcos. BY CAROL PAGADUAN-ARAULLO Streetwise / Business World Posted by Bulatlat The Lozada perjury case may be the...

Saturday, March 28th, 2009

Signs of Impunity and Desperation

Impunity and desperation in a murderous, corrupt, and undemocratic regime is a dangerous combination. It brings back memories of Martial Law. BY BENJIE OLIVEROS ANALYSIS Bulatlat Karapatan has raised the alarm over the surge in extrajudicial killings...

Saturday, March 21st, 2009

Statement on the Murder of Rebelyn Pitao and Others

BY THE PHILIPPINE ECUMENICAL PEACE PLATFORM DEMOCRATIC SPACE Posted by Bulatlat The Philippine Ecumenical Peace Platform condemns in the strongest terms the brutal murder of Rebelyn Pitao, 20-yr old daughter of Leoncio Pitao, aka “Ka Parago”, a...

Saturday, March 21st, 2009

Hustisya para kay Rebelyn Pitao!

PAHAYAG NG CONGRESS OF TEACHERS AND EDUCATORS FOR NATIONALISM AND DEMOCRACY DEMOCRATIC SPACE Inilathala ng Bulatlat Isa na namang sibilyan ang pinatay ng rehimeng US-Arroyo. Marso 4, Lunsod ng Davao, takipsilim, isang puting van ang humarang sa...

Saturday, March 21st, 2009

Three Poems for Rebelyn Pitao

POSTED BY BULATLAT COMBUSTION By Katrina Macapagal “It is not the policy of the military to involve the family or children of the rebels in our fight. We are open for investigation and we will cooperate with...

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