RIGHTS TO SELF DETERMINATION. Indigenous peoples marching through Baguio's thoroughfares chant for the respect of the right to self-determination, and their rights to their ancestral lands and against the plunder of the country’s common resources. Photo by Noel Godinez
INDIGENOUS PEOPLES OF TAIWAN. IP students from the different tribes of Taiwan in an education tour of the Cordillera join the metro-Baguio indigenous peoples groups commemorate the The International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples in a parade and program at the Peoples’ park here. Photo by Noel Godinez
Author and First Quarter Storm activist Rudy Liporada shares his introduction to, and experiences as a member of, Kabataang Makabayan in the Martial Law era, as he parallels their motivations with the current political climate in the Philippines.
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