Pinoys in Netherlands brave snow to protest killings in the Philippines

By BULATLAT Despite heavy snow, Filipinos in the Netherlands held a symbolic protest at the Philippine Embassy in The Hague on Dec. 11 to denounce “state-sponsored” killings under the Duterte administration. The broad network Filipinos Against Corruption and Tyranny (FACT) conducted an hour-long picket in front of the embassy before formally presenting their statement to… The post Pinoys in Netherlands brave snow to protest killings in the Philippines appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource: bulatlat bulatlatDec 12th, 2017

Pinoys in US protest activist crackdown in Philippines

MANILA, Philippines — A group of Filipinos gathered at the Philippine Center in New York to protest activist killings in the Philippines and oppose the suppo.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 12th, 2017

Pinoys in Netherlands to picket vs killings, rights violations under Duterte

MANILA, Philippines — A group of Filipinos in the Netherlands will hold a protest in The Hague to condemn the alleged extrajudicial killings and human rights.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 8th, 2017

Stop the killings in the Philippines now!

More than a hundred women from different countries in Asia and the Pacific joined the 'BlackFriday protest against extrajudicial killings in the Philippines held last September 8, 2017, in Chiangmai, Thailand......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 9th, 2017

Palace on Amnesty report: Pinoys satisfied with Duterte

MANILA, Philippines - The special concern aired by human rights watchdog Amnesty International (AI) on reports of extrajudicial killings under President Dute.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2017

Robredo calls for unity among Pinoys

MANILA, Philippines – With a majority of Filipinos fearing for their lives over the spate of killings in connection with the war against illegal drugs, Vice.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 25th, 2016

Caritas Philippines joins silent protest vs. extrajudicial killings - GMA News

Caritas Philippines joins silent protest vs. extrajudicial killings - GMA News.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsDec 17th, 2016

De Lima urges Pinoys to oppose extrajudicial killings

MANILA, Philippines – Sen......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 1st, 2016

ICC official ‘deeply concerned’ by PH killings, warns of prosecution

The Hague, Netherlands – The International Criminal Court’s (ICC) chief prosecutor said on Thursday she was “deeply concerned” about thousands of alleged killings in the Philippines, warning that those responsible could face pros.....»»

Category: newsSource: NewsOct 14th, 2016

Pinoys seen backing Duterte despite rising drug killings

MANILA, Philippines - On the day he was sworn into office, President Rodrigo Duterte went to a Manila slum and exhorted residents who knew any drug addicts t.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 27th, 2016

Palace: Church has right to protest

INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/JOAN BONDOC DAVAO CITY, Philippines--Malaca?ang yesterday shrugged off a Catholic Church campaign to drum up support for an end to what it called extrajudicial killings in connecti.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 24th, 2016

Intel operations, background checks on media bordering on illegal – PNP chief

MANILA, Philippines – "Bordering on illegal." This is how Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa described alleged background investigations and intelligence operations on members of the press. (READ:  PH media goes black to protest threats against press freedom ) "I categorically deny that there is an effort by the PNP to monitor, to conduct background checks on ........»»

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Ballot retrieval in CamSur for VP protest to begin January 23

MANILA, Philippines – The vote recount for the electoral protest filed against Vice President Leni Robredo kicks off with the retrieval of ballot boxes from her home province Camarines Sur on Tuesday, January 23.  Camarines Sur is one of the 3 pilot provinces defeated vice presidential bet Ferdinand ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News8 hr. 12 min. ago

Statements: Defend press freedom, resist tyranny

The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines Baguio-Benguet chapter joins other media organizations, writers, artists and freedom loving Filipinos all over the country in staging the first Black Friday Protest in defense of press freedom, freedom of expression and all other human rights that are now being attacked and threatened by government that is supposed to uphold and protect these......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated News18 hr. 38 min. ago

Barangay execs tagged in killings

MANILA, Philippines — A furniture shop worker and a village councilman were allegedly shot dead by their barangay captains in Ilocos Sur and Pangasinan on Fr.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 21st, 2018

People s right to know rests on press freedom – PCIJ

MANILA, Philippines – Freedom of the press does not only concern journalists but ordinary people's right to know, Philippine Center for Investigative for Journalism Executive Director Malou Mangahas said on Friday, January 19. Mangahas made the statement at the Black Friday Protest for Freedom in Quezon City on Friday, which was ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 20th, 2018

PAO chief on charges vs cops in teen slays: No state-sponsored killings

MANILA, Philippines — The filing of murder charges against two Caloocan City policemen for the killing of two minors in the country’s capital proved that the.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 20th, 2018

WATCH: Duterte says killings needed to keep city peaceful

MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte claimed on Thursday that killings were needed in order to keep a city peaceful and described these deaths as.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 20th, 2018

De Lima: Mensahe ng pakikiisa sa 'Black Friday Protest' ng National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP)

January 19, 2018. Maraming salamat sa lahat ng narito ngayon, at sa lahat ng mga kababayan nating nakikiisa sa ating ipinaglalaban–ang pagsusulong ng malayang pamamahayag at pagtatanggol ng ating mga karapatan mula sa abusado at diktador na gobyerno......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJan 20th, 2018

Freedom, democracy alive in PH — Roque

THE Black Friday Protest in defense of press freedom is proof that freedom and democracy are very much alive in the Philippines. Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque issued this statement as the media and other advocates of press freedom were set to hold a rally in Quezon City Friday night. “This….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJan 19th, 2018

PH media goes black to protest threats against press freedom

MANILA, Philippines – It was a rare image: Members of the media were on the other side of the lens, the subject of tonight's coverage. Four days since the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) revoked the registration of Rappler, press freedom advocates gathered at the Boy Scout ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 19th, 2018