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Jail BS Aquino instead of leaders helping Lumad evacuees

“Up to the last days of his presidency, BS Aquino has not ceased to attack the Filipino people,” Karapatan Secretary General Cristina Palabay said on the Davao City court’s issuance of warrants of arrest against leaders of people’s organizations, human rights advocates and church workers in Southern Mindanao who assisted Lumad evacuees in UCCP Haran, Davao City.

People’s organizations draw up Peace and Human Rights agenda for Duterte's 1st 100 days

"Resume formal peace talks with the National Democratic Front of the Philippines, in accordance with previously signed bilateral agreements, and pursue a genuine and sincere Moro peace process which will address the roots of decades-long armed conflict in Muslim Mindanao."

Children of War

They are children of war, victims of war their innocent minds cannot comprehend.  But they know injustice has been to done their parents who did nothing wrong by helping the farmers, the workers, the poor.  
Even adults cannot comprehend why launching a fight against the causes of poverty and unrest is a crime.  And why one should be jailed for one’s political beliefs. 

Karapatan welcomes GPH-NDFP Joint Statement to pursue peace talks

“On June 15, we received two good news for peace and human rights advocates,” Karapatan Secretary General Cristina Palabay said in a press conference of advocates led by Pilgrims for Peace.

Peace Process 2016 

Open Letter to President-elect Rody Duterte from a daughter of a desaparecido

June 8, 2016

Dear President Duterte, 
I once heard you call your daughter drama queen. My father would probably say the same for me. I was not raped, but my father is a desaparecido for nine years now, which brings out the drama queen in me. 

I am Aya Santos, daughter of Leo Velasco, a missing peace consultant of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP). 



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