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Of dreams, death and hope

Leonor looks away and holds her breath for some seconds to stop the tears that have been threatening to fall while she narrated the dreams she...

They 'championed' the cross while whipping the poor

This in a country that is proud to be God-centered. This from families who claim to champion the cross even as they continue to wield the thorned...

Slave-like wages and miserable working conditions

Discrimination, or lower wage rates for female workers and the sakada is also reported, especially in upland areas of Bukidnon and Negros. The...

Lumad develop community-based rights emergency initiative

“The contributions they give to their community are used during these times,” said Naguio. “Now, the cooperative is allowing them have ready...

Human trafficking scam exposed, Sakadas from Mindanao exploited in Hacienda Luisita

Hundreds of sakadas or migratory sugar workers recruited from Mindanao have become victims of a giant human trafficking scam when they were...

Lola Monika

I learned the next day that aside from opening the doors of her house, she and her organization Theresa Laden has been supporting the programs of...

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