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72ND INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS DAY PROTESTS, SUCCESSFUL AMID THREATS, INTIMIDATION, AND ARRESTS!

ILOILO CITY – On the very day of International Human Rights Day, Duterte demonstrated his fascist nature and committed human rights violations in the form of syndicated raids, planting of evidence and filing of trumped up charges against union organizers and a member of the media. According to Karapatan Secretary General Cristina Palabay, Duterte haphazardly […]

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Typhoon Ursula victims in Aklan demand for fair, immediate, and transparent distribution of assistance

ILOILO City – Fair, immediate, and transparent distribution of relief assistance to the survivors of Typhoon Ursula, NOW! Typhoon Ursula has greatly affected the poor and the marginalized in the province of Aklan. “It is worsened by the power outage and more so by the local government unit’s (LGU) slow response,” said Bayan Aklan in a statement. “After Aklan declared a province-wide state of calamity, people were […]

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HANDA NA*

Sakal sa kahirapan at magang-maga sa pamamaslang…Duterte bansa ay ginawa mong pugad ng kahalimawan! Mga lansangan sa kalunsuran ay naging gubat ng pasismo…habang ang kanayunan hinalugada’t ginalugad mo ng terorismo! Soberanya din ay isinubo mo sa bunganga ng mga diyos-diyusan mong mga among dayo…Amerika at Tsina, aso kang sa kanila, ay  tutang-tuta at kay amo…ngunit […]

Aklan News Regional

Grief in Boracay

  “Kaya namon nga mga iloy ang kalisod, ang hindi namon kaya ang makita amon onga nga gakalisod.” (We, mothers, could bear grief, but we cannot bear seeing our children suffer.) -Ati mother in Boracay   The Duterte government single-handedly ordered the closure of Boracay Island in Malay, Aklan province for tourists and non-residents for […]

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‘No plan, no heart’ in Boracay closure – Kalikasan

ILOILO City – Environmental activist group Kalikasan People’s Network for the Environment (Kalikasan PNE) held a picket at the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to protest the impending closure of Boracay island. The group said the arbitrary six-month closure had no comprehensive scientific rehabilitation plan but will displace thousands of workers in the […]