The Lumad peoples of the southern Philippine island of Mindanao are composed of 18 different ethnolingustic groups, including the B’laan, Higaonon, Manobo and Subanon peoples. They are some of the poorest people in the country despite the fact that their ancestral lands are some of the most fertile lands on the island and much of the mineral resources of Mindanao are located within their territories. 1,599 more words
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“If Bonifacio were alive today, he would be at the forefront of the continuing struggle of migrants and workers against modern-day slavery and imperialist exploitation, and the Duterte administration’s betrayal of the Filipino people by allowing the burial of the late dictator Marcos at the Libingan ng mg Bayani.” 562 more words
Patuloy pa rin ang madugong operasyon ng mga militar sa kanayunan sa ilalim ng bandera ng Oplan Bayanihan. Matatandaang nilagdaan ang joint agreement na ito sa pagitan ng United States at rehimeng Aquino noong 2010 at na-renew bago magtapos ang panunungkulan ng nasabing pangulo. 101 more words
We, PAMANTIK-KMU, the regional militant labor center in the Southern Tagalog region, express our highest condemnation on the presence of intelligence agents from state forces at the May 1 regional program in Crossing, Calamba. 570 more words
Sa kabila ng libu-libong gutom at pinagkakaitang magsasaka, kasuklam-suklam ang walang-hanggang pagkakalat ng kasinungalingan at pananakip-butas ng Malacañang at ng mga kasapakat nitong mga eksperto sa pagsisinungaling. 1,008 more words
DAVAO CITY- Don’t just arrest the Cafgus, but the Army officials as well.
This is what the human rights group Karapatan said after four Cafgu members were charged for abusing an indigenous farmer in Malita, Davao Occidental last week. 271 more words