The “Kampuhang Bayan” transformed an empty ground into a fertile spot for cultural and political unity.
Day: October 30, 2015
“We are here not because we pity you, we are here because you have human rights.”
A village in Kitaotao, Bukidnon is being militarized after its residents asserted their right to get drought assistance from government.
“Far from protecting the Lumad, the NCIP is the primary arm of the Armed Forces of the Philippines in depriving indigenous peoples of their rights.”
Bulatlat won two awards.
“These beacons of hope for the indigenous communities are now being shadowed over by the continuing threat of militarization and development aggression.”
Paramilitary cult groups were known for their brutality, brazenness and impunity. The purpose, as US counter-insurgency, counter-terror manuals revealed, was to generate enough terror and fear.