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The struggle for land continues

On 22 January 1987, state security forces opened fire on farmers demanding genuine land reform from then president Corazon Aquino in Mendiola bridge near Malacanang Palace. 440 more words


Protests over killing of peasant leader mark 30th year of Mendiola Massacre in Negros

The Unyon ng mga Manggagawa sa Agrikultura (UMA) condemns the killing of Alexander Ceballos, a leader of the National Federation of Sugar Workers (NFSW) in Negros Occidental. 447 more words

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Watering the land of the lowly

(Agrarian and land issues and disputes continue to be faced by peasants and land rights activists in agricultural countries. In the Philippines, in line with the government’s anti-insurgency efforts, thousands of innocent lives have been lost. 691 more words


Only genuine land reform will bring justice to the slain farmers of #MendiolaMassacre

Only genuine land reform will bring justice to the slain farmers of #MendiolaMassacre

Mendiola, Manil – The fisherfolk group Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas… 348 more words


Philippines : The Marcoses

500,000 to 1,000,000 filipinos died during Japanese occupation, now we have forgiven them and became allies with them, but we cant forgive 1 family because of their “atrocities” that are actually unclear, your hatred towards them came from the same media that you call biased today, the plunder case against them might probably be true, but these so called torture victims? 140 more words