Entries by Kodao Productions

People’s Hearing focuses on US intervention in Mamasapano debacle

Witnesses at the “People’s Hearing on Mamasapano” organized by Bagong Alyansang Makabayan and held last February 20 at Plaza Miranda in Quiapo, Manila recall accounts by residents of Mamasapano, Maguindanao of the presence of United States personnel and war materiel in the botched operations. In this video, an alternative journalist, a congresswoman, and a university […]

ANAKPAWIS: Pahirap na rehimen, dapat ng patalsikin

Nagprotesta ang Anakpawis laban sa pagtaas ng presyo ng langis, dagdag-singil sa kuryente at nakaambang taas-singil sa tubig ng Maynilad. Nitong nakaraang linggo, nauna nang nagtaas ng P2.40 sa gasolina at P1.90 sa diesel. Hindi rin nagpahuli ang Meralco na nagtaas ng P.84 kada kwh; at itinulak naman ng Maynilad ang dagdag-singil na P3.33 kada […]

Caraga lumads, peasants: State of region is marked with blood

February 23, 2015 – At mid-day, the gates of Almont hotel’s inland Resort were deliberately closed as security personnel scamper to control hundreds of placard holding Caraganons lining it. Inside, Sol F. Matugas, Chairperson of the Regional Development Council Delivers his first ever State of the Region Address in front of a delegation of Caraga’s […]

People’s Hearing indicts US-Aquino regime

With Congressional investigations under wraps before widespread demands for truth and accountability on the Mamasapano tragedy, mass organizations held their own “people’s hearing” holding the US-Aquino regime accountable for the crime. Reporting from their fact-finding mission are Resentatives Luz Ilagan and Carlos Zarate, joined by U.P. Prof. Roland Simbulan and Rep. Fernando Hicap. The public […]

NCIP REGIONAL OFFICE IN CARAGA TROOPED BY LUMADS DEMANDING INTERVENTION ON THE SPATE OF LUMAD RIGHTS ABUSES

February 20, 2015 – More than 300 lumad people from Caraga’s most militarized communities trooped to the regional office of the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples (NCIP) in Butuan City to demand the agency’s intervention regarding the alleged abuses of the Philippine Army while conducting military operations within their ancestral lands. The group staged a […]

20,000 signatures to scrap the Mining Act of 1995 sought

Scrap the Mining Act Network led by Kalipunan ng mga Katutubong Mamamayan ng Pilipinas (KAMP) is gathering 20,000 signatures to sign the petition for the repeal of Republic Act 8371 or the Philippine Mining Act of 1995. In a forum held Friday in St. Scholastica’s College in Manila, the Scrap the Mining Act Network said […]