Entries by Kodao Productions

International Women’s Day 2015

March 8, 2015 International Women’s Day Women from different sectors held protest actions in Manila and other major cities in the country under the banner of GABRIELA, the largest women’s organization in the Philppines. They reiterated their call for truth and justice for the Mamasapano victims and demand for Aquino’s resignation. “Our demand for Aquino’s […]

IPT- A chance to hear the voice of the victims

Rights victims and people’s organizations launch the International Peoples’ Tribunal (IPT) on March 12, 2015 at the University of the Philippines with convenors Barry Naylor (ICHRP), Jeanne Mirer (IADL), Vanessa Lucas (NLG), and IPT Juror Azadeh Shahshahani. Atty Edre Olalia of the National Union of People’s Lawyers (NUPL) serves as IPT Clerk of Court. The […]

Cases to be filed at the International People’s Tribunal (IPT)

The International People’s Tribunal (IPT) on Crimes against the Filipino People by Pres. Benigno S. Aquino III and the US Government represented by Pres. Barack Obama is convening on July 16-18, 2015 in Washington, DC at the behest of victims of rights violations. At its public launching in U.P. Diliman, Karapatan Secretary-General Cristina Palabay presents […]

Military operations forces Banwaon tribe to evacuate, violations rampant

By Anjo Bacarisas of RMP-NMR An international solidarity mission belies military claims that their troops are not in public facilities in the Banwaon-lumad populated villages in San Luis town, Agusan del Sur. In a dialogue facilitated by Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte lat February 25, 2015, the commander of the 26th Infantry Batallion of the Philippine […]

ILPS-Phils picket at Mexican embassy

Workers and peasants, including rural women, picket the Mexican embassy in the Philippines seeking justice for the murder of Gustavo Salgado Delgado, an activist-leader of the Frente Popular Revolucionario in Mexico. The embassy received a formal complaint from the Philippines Chapter of the International League of People’s Struggle (ILPS-Phils).

LARAWAN: The Balit Mission

An international journey in defense of the displaced Banwaon Butuan City March 8-9, 2015 On January 23 of this year, 174 Banwaon families (composed of around 1,000 individuals, approximately 80% of whom are women and children) from the communities of Kimambukagyang, Tabon-tabon, Tabanganan, Nakadayas, Pig-ulingan, Mimpalaos, Maputi, Kandiisan, Tambo and KM 48 went on a […]

ITANONG MO KAY PROF: Podcast on Transition Council

Panayam ng Kodao Productions kay Prof. Jose Maria Sison hinggil sa transition council. MARCH 4, 2015 1. Ano po ang ibig sabihin ng transition council? Kailan po ito itinatayo o binubuo? JMS: Sa aking pag-unawa, ibig sabihin ng transition council ay temporayo at tulay lamang sa isang permanente o regular na kaayusan. Puedeng palitan agad […]

Aquino’s criminal liability — 5 cases

At the public launch of NOW! (Noynoy Out Now), presented March 5, 2015, Atty. Edre Olalia of the NUPL (National Union of People’s Lawyers) cited Pres. Aquino’s criminal liability in at least five cases: 1) DAP; 2) EDCA; 3) Yolanda; 4) Impunity; and 5) Mamasapano.