#BigasHindiBala - updates

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Kidapawan farmers file charges vs Aquino allies, police

Apr 26, 2016 - 12:02 AM

Our struggle for food land and justice is legitimate and we will pursue justice in every possible way one of the complainants vows

Farmers and their families file cases against officials over the Kidapawan dispersal.

President Aquino: Police not at fault in Kidapawan clash

Apr 22, 2016 - 12:38 AM

He says the government should run after organizers who rallied the farmers to exploit the drought issue

NO FAULT. President Benigno Aquino III puts the blame on suspected organizers who enticed the farmers of Kidapawan City to unite and protest last March 30.

#BigasHindiBala: An outpouring of global support for drought protest

Apr 10, 2016 - 9:38 PM

Here s a roundup of protests held in various cities around the globe since the bloody Kidapawan dispersal on April 1

Youth activists take #BigasHindiBala call to the streets

Apr 05, 2016 - 10:13 PM

Youth groups support the Kidapawan farmers plight with various protests and relief operations

Poe on Kidapawan: Why are the victims getting sued?

Apr 05, 2016 - 8:39 PM

Campaigning in Cebu presidential candidate Grace Poe says the vote rich province faces water shortage like Kidapawan Cotabato where farmers recently clashed with cops

DANAO ALLIES. Presidential candidate Grace Poe and running mate Francis Escudero (right) endorse Bakud Party chairman Ramon Durano III (center) during the local party's assembly in Danao City, Cebu, on April 5, 2016. Photo courtesy of Poe-Escudero Media Bureau

#BigasHindiBala: Can you help Mindanao farmers affected by drought?

Apr 05, 2016 - 2:07 PM

The farmers are demanding the release of calamity funds and 15 000 sacks of rice

#BIGASHINDIBALA. Actor Robin Padilla visits a warehouse in Kidapawan City on April 2 to buy 200 sacks of rice for farmers affected by the drought in Mindanao. Photo by Kilab Multimedia

PANOORIN: Gaano kahirap maging magsasaka sa Pilipinas?

Apr 04, 2016 - 10:02 PM

Ito ang hirap na kanilang kinalulugmukan; ito ang ugat ng kanilang pakikibaka

PNP: Kidapawan cop injured by gunshot

Apr 04, 2016 - 5:50 PM

The PNP says one of its personnel was injured by a gunshot to his leg during the dispersal in Kidapawan City

STANDOFF. Photos taken before police and protesters clashed in Kidapawan. File photo from the PNP's official Facebook page

#BigasHindiBala: Online support for Kidapawan drought protest grows

Apr 03, 2016 - 10:15 PM

On Twitter the hashtag BigasHindiBala gets over 63 5 million impressions with posts calling for compassion and justice for the farmers