• Int’l tribunal on Duterte’s ‘gross violations’ underway in Belgium

    An international people’s tribunal goes underway in Brussels, Belgium to hear complaints of human rights violations against the Rodrigo Duterte government.

    In a statement, the spokespersons for the International Peoples' Tribunal (IPT) said they take cognizance of the complaints filed by the victims and experts on…

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  • Sa Mga Batang Tausug

    Ni Kislap Alitaptap

     
    Kanina
    Wala nang oras ang programa
    Ihabol ang mabuting balita
    Pantanggal umay sa balitang
    Baha, lunod, guho
    Ulan, hambalos, bugso
    Dumagundong ang tambol
    Ng pananagumpay ng
    Kaayusan laban sa karahasan
     
    Kanina
    Nabanggit kayo sa balita
    At sa pagmamadali
    Ng nagbabalita
    Nakalimutan…

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  • Abandoned Mount Samat Military Camp Yields Bones, Evidence; Quest for Justice Continues

    This article is republished in light of the conviction of retired Philippine Army Major General Jovito S. Palparan by the Branch 15 of the Malolos Regional Trial Court yesterday for the kidnapping and serious illegal detention of missing University of the Philippines students Sherlyn Cadapan and Karen Empeno. The testimony…

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  • Families, human rights groups celebrate Palparan’s conviction

    The families of missing University of the Philippines students as well as human rights groups celebrated when the Regional Trial Court in Malolos City, Bulacan found retired Army Major General Jovito Palparan guilty of kidnapping and serious illegal detention Monday, September 17.

    Cheers erupted when those gathered outside…

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  • GUILTY!: ‘Butcher’ Palparan, 2 others face reclusion perpetua

    Retired Army Major General Jovito Palparan faces 20 to 40 years imprisonment after being found guilty of kidnapping and serious illegal detention for the 2006 disappearance of University of the Philippines UP students Sherlyn Cadapan and Karen Empeño.

    In today's long-awaited promulgation, Branch 15 of the Malolos Regional…

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