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Rights groups question warrants issued by Cebu judge vs Negros 14

Apr 09, 2019 - 8:13 AM

After a fact-finding mission, rights groups question why the search warrant was issued by a court in another province when there are regional trial courts in Negros Oriental

RIGHTS GROUPS UNITE. Photos by Micole Gerard Tizon/Rappler

Lumad, farmers file complaints against army's 8th, 88th infantry battalions

Mar 06, 2018 - 5:34 PM

The 10 complaints are lodged against the military because of harassment against the communities there

COMPLAINT. Commission on Human Rights special Investigator Reymundo Cajes assisted complainants against the military on Tuesday, March 6, for Harassment. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Farmers' groups condemn CA rejection of Mariano

Sep 06, 2017 - 7:05 PM

Mariano s rejection is another proof of President Rodrigo Duterte s fealty to landlords and oligarchs says the Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas a group formerly chaired by Mariano

Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Cimatu to protect big mining firms? 'I've been a fair man'

May 10, 2017 - 6:18 PM

Newly appointed Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu also answers allegations on his human rights record and his involvement in the military s pabaon system

'LOVER OF ENVIRONMENT.' Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu answers questions from reporters on Wednesday, May 10. Screenshot from Rappler

Various sectors hold Labor Day Protest at Liwasang Bonifacio

May 01, 2017 - 7:20 PM

UPDATED From factory to health workers from farmers to government employees laborers march under the heat of the sun from Welcome Rotonda to Liwasang Bonifacio protesting for their labor rights

A year after Kidapawan clash, groups condemn killings of farmers

Apr 01, 2017 - 9:05 AM

Since June last year 16 farmers Lumad and land rights defenders have already been killed says Pedro Arnado chair of the Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas Southern Mindanao Region

STOP. Groups protest against the killings of farmers under the Duterte administration. All photos c/o Kilab Multimedia

Farmers' group leader killed in Isabela

Sep 08, 2016 - 10:59 AM

Ariel Diaz who had actively campaigned against landgrabbing in Isabela is the 5th farmer gunned down in Luzon in less than a week

Agrarian reform chief 'Ka Paeng': Hope for the farmers

Jul 28, 2016 - 1:08 PM

From peasant leader to agrarian reform chief Rafael Mariano is now on the other side of the fence Will he make a difference?

KA PAENG. Activist Rafael Mariano receives the Department of Agrarian Reform flag from outgoing Secretary Virgilio Reyes. Photo from DAR's Facebook Page

76 Kidapawan farmers released, 2 more to post bail

Apr 16, 2016 - 5:22 PM

Police release the farmers over two weeks after their arrest

IN PHOTOS: MSMEs showcased at APEC's Int'l Media Center

Nov 19, 2015 - 2:47 PM

Philippine based micro small and medium enterprises feature culture history versatility in their craftsmanship

From Expo Mandaue. A 1959 Porsche convertible (not for sale) hand-made with coconut twigs and ratan encased in fiber glass is displayed at Expo Mandaue in the IMC. It was designed by Clayton Togonon. Photo by Pat Nabong/Rappler

Farmers, workers, youth groups want APEC ‘shut down’

Nov 13, 2015 - 3:23 PM

A multisectoral group vows to step up its protests when world leaders arrive in Manila next week

Militant students burn the US flag and China Prime Minister Xi Jinping picture during an anti-APEC rally at the Mendiola gates, afternoon of November 13. Photo by Mark Saludes/Rappler

Rally for Tiamzons disrupts QC court operations

Oct 21, 2014 - 4:37 PM

Militant groups occupy the entrance of the Quezon City Hall of Justice during the trial of alleged CPP NPA leaders Benito and Wilma Tiamzon

Anti-pork activist attacked by gunmen in Davao

Sep 30, 2014 - 10:00 AM

Dexter Ian Selebrado an organizer of the Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas Davao del Norte attends a local launch of the People’s Initiative to Abolish Pork Barrel System prior to the attack

Malampaya scam: Plunder complaint vs Aquino

Jan 21, 2014 - 9:14 PM

A farmer s group says the President allowed the release of Malampaya fund to agricultural projects when he knew it should be for energy related projects only

Aquino, Alcala, Abad face plunder complaint

Oct 02, 2013 - 12:36 PM

Budget Secretary Butch Abad Janet Napoles and 9 others are also accused of plunder in a complaint related to the pork barrel scam