SELDA Pays Tribute to Sen. Rene Saguisag


SELDA (Samahan ng Ex-Detainees Laban sa Detensyon at Aresto) mourns the passing of a stalwart advocate for human rights, former Sen. Rene Saguisag. His legacy stands as a beacon of hope and resilience in the fight against oppression and injustice in the Philippines.

Senator Saguisag’s unwavering commitment to upholding the principles of democracy and justice has left an indelible mark on our nation’s history. As a champion of human rights, he fearlessly spoke out against abuses of power, standing alongside the marginalized and oppressed.

His dedication to the cause of freedom and democracy inspired countless individuals, including those who have endured the dark days of martial law. Senator Saguisag’s leadership during those challenging times served as a guiding light for all who sought truth and justice.

Throughout his career, Senator Saguisag embodied the values of integrity, compassion, and courage. His advocacy extended beyond the walls of government, reaching into the hearts of ordinary citizens, empowering them to stand up for their rights and freedoms.

As we bid farewell to a true statesman and champion of human rights, SELDA reaffirms its commitment to continue the struggle for justice and accountability. We honor Sen. Rene Saguisag’s memory by rededicating ourselves to the pursuit of a just and equitable society for all Filipinos.

Our thoughts and prayers are with Senator Saguisag’s family, friends, and loved ones during this difficult time. May his legacy continue to inspire generations to come. ###