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Stand With Samar | QCPD demolishes campout of Visayan farmers

"We were hoping that Sec. Piñol would face us and hear out our demands but it turned out that he has snubbed us and disregarded our demands." The post Stand With Samar | QCPD demolishes campout of Visayan farmers appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsFeb 28th, 2018Related News

‘Wheel of Terror’: Martial law in Mindanao exhorts state violence

As of December 2017, Karapatan has already documented 126 cases of extrajudicial killings in the whole country -- at least half of which committed in the Southern Mindanao Region (SMR). The post ‘Wheel of Terror’: Martial law in Mindanao exhorts state violence appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsFeb 28th, 2018Related News

Calls for solidarity, defiance mark EDSA People Power Commemoration

The 32nd EDSA commemoration was concluded with vows to defeat any other would-be dictator and tyrant. The post Calls for solidarity, defiance mark EDSA People Power Commemoration appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsFeb 27th, 2018Related News

Homelessness to worsen with new housing agency, Cha-cha

The super agency would further increase the cost of “socialized housing,” enrich real estate developers and, justify and speed up the eviction and demolition of informal settlers. The post Homelessness to worsen with new housing agency, Cha-cha appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsFeb 27th, 2018Related News

‘Youthquake 2.0’ | Youth and students show strength amid Duterte regime’s ‘rising tyranny’

MANILA — The youth showed their strength on Feb. 23 as they flooded the streets with calls denouncing the “anti-people policies of the President Duterte administration.” Dubbed as National Protest for Rights, Freedom, and Democracy, youth and students from different universities and colleges nationwide walked out from their classes carrying calls to defend press freedom,… The post ‘Youthquake 2.0’ | Youth and students show strength amid Duterte regime’s ‘rising tyranny’ appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsFeb 26th, 2018Related News

Protest, calls for solidarity, defiance, collective action mark EDSA People Power Commemoration

The 32nd EDSA commemoration was concluded with vows to defeat any other would-be dictator and tyrant. The post Protest, calls for solidarity, defiance, collective action mark EDSA People Power Commemoration appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsFeb 26th, 2018Related News

Edsa jitters

By DEE AYROSO The post Edsa jitters appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsFeb 26th, 2018Related News

Fisheries code worsened poverty of fisherfolk for 20 years – fisherfolk group

“The fisherfolk is already being battered by numerous issues besetting the fishing sector; namely, the fish catch depletion due to corporate plunder of marine resources, the anti-fisherfolk law that allows commercial fishing fleets to exploit municipal waters, and the government’s lack of support to our sector?" The post Fisheries code worsened poverty of fisherfolk for 20 years – fisherfolk group appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsFeb 26th, 2018Related News

Groups commemorate 32nd year of Edsa People Power

They vowed to resist tyranny, frustrate the government's move to amend the Constitution and the installation of another dictator through what they described as "pseudo-federalism." The post Groups commemorate 32nd year of Edsa People Power appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsFeb 25th, 2018Related News

‘Youthquake 2.0’ |Youth and students show strength amid Duterte regime’s ‘rising tyranny’

MANILA — The youth showed their strength on Feb. 23 as they flooded the streets with calls denouncing the “anti-people policies of the President Duterte administration.” Dubbed as National Protest for Rights, Freedom, and Democracy, youth and students from different universities and colleges nationwide walked out from their classes carrying calls to defend press freedom,… The post ‘Youthquake 2.0’ |Youth and students show strength amid Duterte regime’s ‘rising tyranny’ appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsFeb 25th, 2018Related News

No better time than never

Former chief justice Reynato Puno says this is the “better time” to shift to a federal form of government. He didn’t say what he was comparing today with (a better time than when?). But he did claim that it’s because there’s enough public support to realize it. Puno didn’t say this because the public opinion… The post No better time than never appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsFeb 25th, 2018Related News

Sagot ng Puki (Vagina Answers Back)

Women activists and artists perform a poem in response to President Duterte’s statement telling his soldiers to shoot women communist guerrillas in their vaginas. The poem was written by Joi Barrios-Leblanc of Bayan-USA and performed by Gleeza Joy Belandres, Maningning Vilog, Judy Taguiwalo, Sarah Elago and Angeli Bayani at the People Power Monument during the… The post Sagot ng Puki (Vagina Answers Back) appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsFeb 24th, 2018Related News

Good vibes

By DEE AYROSO The post Good vibes appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsFeb 23rd, 2018Related News

Are we getting anywhere with a tough talking president?

By BENJIE OLIVEROS Bulatlat perspective During his presidential campaign, Rodrigo Duterte vowed that if he becomes president, he would solve the illegal drug problem in six months, adding that the drug war would be bloody. He also promised to stamp out corruption. Well, barely after a year in office, in August 2017, President Duterte conceded… The post Are we getting anywhere with a tough talking president? appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsFeb 23rd, 2018Related News

Groups condemn Duterte’s barring of Rappler from covering Malacañang

“Let there be no doubt that harassing, punishing and terrorizing a free press are symptoms of a tyranny." The post Groups condemn Duterte’s barring of Rappler from covering Malacañang appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsFeb 23rd, 2018Related News

QC court arraigns Baylosis, Guerrero today; chucks their motion against fake evidence

'Political prisoners are at a disadvantage in cases such as these, where conviction may be had on the sole testimony of the arresting officer.' The post QC court arraigns Baylosis, Guerrero today; chucks their motion against fake evidence appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsFeb 23rd, 2018Related News

Lost

By DEE AYROSO The post Lost appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsFeb 22nd, 2018Related News

‘Free our labor organizer’ — KMU asks PNP

Marklen Maojo Maga, 39, was arrested by policemen in plainclothes at around 8:40 a.m. after he brought his son to school. It was only in the evening that his family and lawyers confirmed that he is being held at the Philippine National Police-Criminal Investigation and Detection Group compound in Camp Crame. The post ‘Free our labor organizer’ — KMU asks PNP appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsFeb 22nd, 2018Related News

Martial Law in Mindanao: Rights violations reportedly on the rise

"Unsurprisingly, military rule has constricted mechanisms for redress, platforms for protest, and initiatives that petition the government for immediate action.” The post Martial Law in Mindanao: Rights violations reportedly on the rise appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsFeb 22nd, 2018Related News

Asunto

Ni VINCE CASILIHAN Bibig ay binusalan Pagsulat ay pinagbabawalan Balitang ibinubunyag Kaso ang katapat. Balita diumano ay peke Subalit peke ba ang turing Sa balitang totoo? O takot sa multong sila ang maygawa? Sa bawat salitang inusal Kaba ay laging naririyan Sa bawat letrang isinusulat Kaso ay nakaumang. Nakakatakot isiwalat ang katotohanan Lalo kung ang… The post Asunto appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsFeb 22nd, 2018Related News