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    No real peace in Army’s community ‘peace’ teams – Karapatan

    PRESS RELEASE November 17, 2010 For reference: Hanimay Suazo Karapatan Acting Deputy Secretary-General DAVAO CITY – Human rights group Karapatan says today that the peace and development teams of...

    Tragic loss amid climate of impunity

    Streetwise By Carol Pagaduan-Araullo Published in Business World Leonard Co, unarguably one of the country’s foremost botanists and biodiversity experts, as well as an indefatigable conservationist, was...

    CIVICUS calls for release of Morong 43

    Nine months have passed since the illegal arrest of 43 innocent health care workers on 6 February 2010 by the Armed Forces of the...

    One activist killed per week in Aquino’s time — Bayan

    MANILA, Philippines—Militant group Bayan (Bagong Alyansang Makabayan) on Monday slammed the Aquino administration for the continued rise of extrajudicial killings, several...

    Karapatan, COURAGE condemn newest EJK in Southern Tagalog

    Sectoral groups led by the human rights alliance KARAPATAN-Southern Tagalog (ST) held an indignation rally today, 8AM at Crossing Calamba City to condemn the...

    KARAPATAN dares CHR to dismiss Negros Oriental official for gross violations

    THE NATIONAL human rights alliance, KARAPATAN, dared the Commission on Human Rights (CHR), chaired by Aquino-appointee Etta Rosales, to dismiss CHR Special Investigator III Jess...

    Karapatan hits Bacalzo appointment as new PNP chief

    THE NATIONAL human rights alliance, Karapatan, reacting to Pres. Aquino's appointment of Gen. Raul Bacalzo to replace Director General Jesus Versoza as the new...

    Germans Call for a Stop to Enforced Disappearances, Other Abuses in the Philippines

    In Oldenburg, Germany, a group of Germans mobilized themselves to call for a stop to enforced disappearances and political killings in the Philippines, Sept....

    Peasant Leader Killed in Davao City, the 7th Extrajudicial Killing Under the New Administration

    MANILA – A farmer was shot dead in front of his child inside his house in sitio Narra, barangay Paquibato Proper in Davao City. Naldo...

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    International human rights group laud conviction of Ampatuans

    The International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines welcomes the recent verdict to convict 28 persons including three Ampatuan siblings principally charged for the death of 57 individuals, 32 of whom were journalists. The 28 will be facing 40 years of imprisonment while fifteen others were convicted with lesser jail time.

    Support the Filipino People’s Struggle, Not U.S. War

      On December 10th, Rodrigo Duterte’s spokesperson announced the President would lift martial law in Mindanao two years after its initial implementation. This is a...

    HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS PERPETUATED BY PHILIPPINE GOVERNMENT

    Statement of the High-Level Delegation of church, union, political, and foundation leaders on extreme human rights violations occurring in the Philippines 1. High Level Delegation  From...