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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...

The roof that doesn't leak

The building was completed in November, for which the students were very grateful. “The classrooms are now more conducive for learning,” said...

Our biased brand of human rights

The world may hate us, but to be the endless oasis of hope for the least of our brethren is our sacred duty as a Church of the Poor.

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