Monthly Archives: July 2015

The True State of the Nation: Defying Lies of Aquino

Basahin: http://www.manilatoday.net/the-true-state-of-the-nation-defying-lies-of-aquino/.

Sana, hindi lang ang mga “militante” ang makita ninyo kundi ang pakikibaka ng pangkaraniwang mga Pilipino.

#SONAngaling

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Aquino seeks to define his administration’s legacy. But what legacy?

The Malacañang propaganda line is that the Aquino regime made a real difference to the hardscrabble lives of the majority of Filipinos. But the reality is more entrenched poverty and economic backwardness; unprecedented inequality marked by healthy profit making for multinational corporations and the local elite; untouched feudal relations in the countryside; auctioning of the national patrimony; and unabated environmental destruction. This in the midst of impressive growth rates, credit-rating upgrades, and high scores in “competitiveness” by foreign and local big business and the World Bank.

Basahin: http://bulatlat.com/main/2015/07/29/aquino-seeks-to-define-his-administrations-legacy-but-what-legacy.

Lumad Leaders Ask “Where is CHR?”

Calling CHR!

ANIMAL RAGE Members of the San Pedro Police force their way in to the UCCP Haran compound where over 700 lumad evacuees have sought refuge. This, despite the absence of documents to legitimize their entry (Photo by Karlos Manlupig, text by Siam Ores) ANIMAL RAGE Members of the San Pedro Police force their way in to the UCCP Haran compound where over 700 lumad evacuees have sought refuge. This, despite the absence of documents to legitimize their entry. 15 lumads and members of support groups were injured due to the incident. (Photo by Karlos Manlupig, text by Siam Ores)

JULY 27, 2015
PRESS RELEASE
KARAPATAN-SOUTHERN MINDANAO REGION
CONTACT PERSON: HANIMAY SUAZO
0932-198-6728

DAVAO CITY- After the violent and illegal police assault against the 700 lumad evacuees in UCCP Haran last July 23, lumad leaders are quick to ask for the response of government agencies regarding the matter.

Datu Doloman Dawsay, spokesperson of the Talaingod Manobo organization Salugpungan Ta Tanu Igkanugon, says that the CHR should set its sights on the police brutality under Nancy Catamco’s manipulation.

Dawsay added that the CHR should do its tasks, and stop being inutile.

“Kani, nahitabo na jud…

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