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Slain Negros community organizer was resourceful, generous

Pason’s family hailed from the municipality of Toboso. Their family later moved to Silay City, where he took on all jobs possible to make ends meet. As a dedicated uncle, he sent his nieces to school. The post Slain Negros community organizer was resourceful, generous appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource: bulatlat bulatlatApr 20th, 2021

2 rebels killed in Cam Sur, Negros Occ. clashes

Two members of the New People’s Army (NPA) were killed when government forces clashed with the rebel group in Camarines Sur and Negros Occidental on Wednesday, the military reported. Troops recovered the body of a slain rebel following a clash with at least 15 NPA members in Sitio Castilla, Barangay Napolidan, Lupi, Camarines Sur, according […] The post 2 rebels killed in Cam Sur, Negros Occ. clashes appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMay 26th, 2021

Negros-Iloilo sea travel suspended

Sea travel between the islands of Negros and Panay is suspended starting today until May 31 following the reversion of Iloilo City to modified enhanced community quarantine due to rising COVID cases......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 24th, 2021

PNP offers protection for Maginhawa community pantry organizer

The Philippine National Police yesterday offered to provide protection to Ana Patricia Non, the organizer of the Maginhawa community pantry in Quezon City, after she revealed that she has been receiving death and rape threats......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 12th, 2021

Another community pantry closes after run-in with Marikina police

(Updated) "I politely declined both times, but they didn't seem like they would leave until we answered their questions," the organizer said. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 9th, 2021

2 rebels killed in Negros Occidental

Two alleged members of the New People’s Army were killed in a clash with government forces in Ilog town, Negros Occidental, over the weekend, the military reported Monday. Troops recovered the slain rebels’ bodies, as well as several war materiel, according to a report from the Army’s 15th Infantry Battalion. Members of the 15th IB […] The post 2 rebels killed in Negros Occidental appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsApr 26th, 2021

Boys who cry & lsquo;I will resign& rsquo;

The spokesman of the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict, Lt. Gen. Antonio Parlade Jr., sounded defiant as he claimed he was prepared to step down from his post. Parlade drew flak after his statements linking the organizer of the Maginhawa Community Pantry to communist groups; he even went as far as likening her to Satan. In reaction, several lawmakers called for the defunding of the NTF-ELCAC; he, in turn, called them “stupid.”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsApr 26th, 2021

2 rebels slain in encounter

Two suspected New People’s Army guerrillas died in an encounter in Ilog, Negros Occidental on Saturday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 26th, 2021

‘Rebolusyon kontra gutom’

Going through everything that has been allegedly said by Lt. Gen. Antonio Parlade against the Maginhawa Community Pantry and its lone organizer Patricia Non, what caught my eye was the alleged statement where the spokesperson for the NTF-ELCAC referred to One Satan and One Eve and surmised that all it took was one for all to fall......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 25th, 2021

Urban poor group raises funds for bail of arrested community organizer

Urban poor group Kadamay is currently pooling legal funds for an arrested community organizer who has yet to post bail amounting to P140,000 ($2,900) over what they said were politically motivated cases. The post Urban poor group raises funds for bail of arrested community organizer appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2021

She& rsquo;s back, and her pantry

Ana Patricia Non, the organizer of the Maginhawa community pantry in Quezon City, on Wednesday resumed the distribution of free goods a day after its operation stopped because of red-tagging......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2021

Negros, Nueva Ecija PNP community pantries launched

The Nueva Ecija police simultaneously launched 34 community pantries yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 21st, 2021

EDITORIAL - Vegetables as security threat

It has been a welcome breath of fresh air in this crisis: people contributing what they can in vegetables and other food items, and others taking just what they need, in a community pantry. Unfortunately, just as the initiative, replicated in many parts of the country, was being lauded for showcasing the “bayanihan” spirit among Filipinos, the original community pantry organizer announced yesterday that her project would be suspended......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 21st, 2021

Belmonte orders probe of Quezon City pantry red-tagging

Following incidents of profiling and red-tagging, Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte yesterday assured Maginhawa community pantry organizer Ana Patricia Non that the city government is fully supporting the initiative......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 20th, 2021

Korean boy band-inspired community pantry in Malabon

A Malabon resident put a dash of K-pop on a community pantry in Barangay Maysilo. On her Facebook page, organizer Kristine Santos posted photos of her South Korean boy band EXO-themed community pantry. Santos said that aside from extending help to her neighbors in need of food items and other necessities, she also wanted to […] The post Korean boy band-inspired community pantry in Malabon appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsApr 20th, 2021

Organizer ni-red tag, Maginhawa community pantry awat muna

Pansamantalang sinara ang patok na Maginhawa community pantry sa Quezon City dahil sa red-tagging umano sa organizer nito. The post Organizer ni-red tag, Maginhawa community pantry awat muna first appeared on Abante......»»

Category: newsSource:  abanteRelated NewsApr 20th, 2021

Harassment of community pantries leads to clamped operations

"It is beyond comprehension why allegedly certain members of our PNP approached them to ask for the organizer's cellphone number and her affiliations.".....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 20th, 2021

Kadamay member slain

A member of urban poor group Kadamay was shot dead in Silay, Negros Occidental on Thursday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 17th, 2021

Negros Occidental seeks stricter quarantine

Local chief executives of Negros Occidental are unanimous in recommending to the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases or IATF to place Negros Occidental under general community quarantine for two weeks......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 9th, 2021

Who is Joseph Canlas and why is he trending on Twitter?

Joseph Canlas is a peasant leader and community organizer based in Central Luzon, where he led various campaigns and struggles against landgrabbing and land-use conversion in many farming communities in the region. The post Who is Joseph Canlas and why is he trending on Twitter? appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsMar 30th, 2021

8 NPA rebels slain in Negros encounter

Eight New People’s Army rebels were killed in an encounter with Army soldiers in Guihulngan City, Negros Oriental on Tuesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 25th, 2021