KARAPATAN-CEBU CONDEMNS AMBUSH SLAY OF RIGHTS LAWYER

end-impunityThe human rights alliance KARAPATAN in Cebu strongly condemns the ambush-slaying of human rights lawyer Atty. Mia Manuelita Mascariñas-Green in Tagbilaran City last Wednesday, as it calls for a stop to vigilante-style killings in the country. Continue reading

Death by Imprisonment

The Aquino government is again flaunting its unabashed viciousness by refusing to release ageing and ailing political prisoners and instead letting them die under inhuman imprisonment.FA_SERRANO_EDUARDO__by_Jess_Santiago__Large_ Continue reading

‘FREE ROY ERECRE MOVEMENT’ gilunsad sa Peace Forum

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TAGBILARAN CITY – “Ang makatarunganong kalinaw dili makab-ot pinaagi lang sa paghunong sa buto-buto sa armas kun dili pinaagi sa matinud-anong pagsulbad sa sosyo-ekonomikong ugat hinungdan sa pag-alsa sa katawhan”, kini ang pamahayag ni Jaime Paglinawan, Chairperson sa Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (BAYAN) – Central Visayas, mamumulong sa peace forum nga gilunsad gahapon, petsa 17 ning buwana. Matud niya, mahinungdanon nga ibalik ang panagsabot sa kalinaw tali sa Gobyerno sa Pilipinas (GPH) ubos ni BS Aquino ug sa National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP). Kahinumdumang nabalda ang panagsabot sa kalinaw tali sa duha ka magkaatbang nga habig human wala mutuman ang gobyerno sa gipirmahan niining mga kasabutan. Continue reading

JUSTICE TO ATTY.NOEL ARCHIVAL

seldaAs our beloved friend and lawyer Noel Archival is laid to rest today (Feb.28, 2014), we in the Samahan ng mga Ex-Detainees laban sa Detensyon at Aresto (SELDA)-Cebu fear that our hopes for justice will be buried with him.

Days after the military-style ammbush of Atty. Noel, there remains no glimmer of hope in the offing in the absence of a breakthrough in the investigation. Continue reading