Hustisya-Bukidnon responds to malicious accusations against anti-Duterte rallyists

On July 23, 2019 the website of the Philippine News Agency posted an article titled "Army provided food to abandoned, hungry anti-State of the Nation Address (SONA) ral

Political prisoners (PPs) start hunger strike, relatives of PPs assert right to protest

Three days before the International Human Rights Day, at least 76 political prisoners (PPs) in different jails in the country started their hunger strike, while 122 PPs, many are sickly and elderly, will fast until December 10. 

Kin of political prisoners start fasting nationwide to call for loved ones' immediate release

Jail Noynoy, rights victims and kin demand--Hustisya

Int'l HR Day countdown: Tuwid na daan, wakasan
"Tuwid na daan, wakasan!" relatives and victims of human rights violations under the BS Aquino government said today.  
"BS Aquino should be held liable and put in jail for all his crimes against us," the group Hustisya (Victims United for Justice) said. As part of the commemoration of the International Human Rights Day, victims of state perpetrated violence gathered today at the CICM Provincial House to call for the jailing of Aquino.

Women artists, rights activists mount exhibit for women political prisoners

The Kababaihan sa Sining at Bagong Sibol na Kamalayan (Kasibulan)--an organization of women artists, human rights group Karapatan, poets from Kilometer 64, and relatives of political prisoners under Hustisya, opened the exhibit Wednesday with nineteen (19) portraits of women political prisoners.

PortrAYAL: Faces for Freedom 

Killings continue as the case of Tentorio and Capion remain in the dustbin

"Four years after Fr. Fausto Tentorio was killed on October 17, 2011, the schools he helped build for the Lumad are now the targets of military operations and are targets for closure. Three years after the Capion massacre on October 18,  four more massacres followed. Meanwhile, the cases filed against the perpetrators of the killing and the massacre are not moving. Worse, the AFP-backed paramilitary forces continue to multiply and spread like plague in Lumad communities,” said Karapatan Secretary General Cristina Palabay.  

Father and 7-year old son victims of injustice write to Pope Francis

“Dear Pope Francis, sana makalaya si Papa Kennedy. Sana Mabigyan ng hustisya si Mama Recca. Mabait sila at tumulong sa mga tao. Salamat Pope Francis. (Dear Pope Francis, I hope Papa Kennedy will be released [from prison]. I also hope that justice be given to Mama Recca. They are both good people and helped many others. Thank you Pope Francis.)—Diwin  Jude Kenn Monte Bangibang)

"It's time you pay for your actions," say rights victims-complainants in impeachment vs BS Aquino

Relatives of victims of human rights violations were among those who filed the impeachment complaint against Pres. Benigno Aquino III yesterday, July 21.


"It's time you pay for your actions," said Concepcion Empeno, mother of missing student Karen Empeño, one of the 28 petitioners in the impeachment complaint against Pres. Noynoy Aquino.


Why the Continuing Detention of Andrea Rosal is Unjust

Andrea Rosal is a woman political prisoner whose only offense, if one would consider it as such, is being the daughter of the late spokesperson of the Communist Party of Philippines Ka Roger Rosal. 

Mother and Daughter

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