BAGUIO CITY — More than four decades after Ferdinand Marcos’s martial law, students, teachers, advocates, and other sectors in the academe echoed the call to reclaim the history of the Filipino people and to end historical revisionism.
BAGUIO CITY — The unbridled militarization and wanton human tights violations during martial law gave birth to a Cordillera mass movement for the defense of the ancestral homeland and respect of indigenous people’s right to self-determination.
BAGUIO CITY — A journalism professor of the University of the Philippines Baguio lost a libel case she filed against a student who was then the editor-in-chief of the university’s school paper.
BAGUIO CITY — The National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) consultant for Cordillera Affairs pushes for a separate agenda for indigenous peoples (IP) and national minorities (NM) in the discussion of the Comprehensive Agreement on Socio Economic Reforms (CASER).
TUGUEGARAO CITY — Matagumpay na naglunsad ng dayalogo sa tanggapan ng Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) Region 2 dito sa Tuguegarao City ang mga transport leaders sa pangunguna ng Piston-Cagayan Valley, Cagayan Federation of Jeepney Operators and Drivers Associations (Cafjoda), Federation of Jeepney Operators and Drivers of Northeast Luzon - Isabela (Fejodanli) at Tsuffer Region 2 kasama si Ka George San Mateo, ang pambansang pangulo ng Piston noong Septyembre 13.
BAGUIO CITY — An organization of Martial Law victims and a lawyers’ group called for a stop to the illegal drug related killings as they called for the observance of due process and rule of law in the conduct of the Duterte administration’s anti-illegal drug campaign.
TABUK CITY, Kalinga — Peasants in Kalinga are demanding for compensation due to the gross negligence of the contractor of the Upper Chico River Irrigation System (UCRIS) and the National Irrigation Administration (NIA).
ITOGON, Benguet — Naangay ti maysa aldaw a forum dagiti agminminas nga umili iti Benguet idiay Tuding, Itogon, Benguet idi Setyembre 17, 2016. Agarup 50 a lideres ken miyembro ti small scale miners manipud iti walo a munisipyo ti Benguet dagiti dimmar-ay.
BAGUIO CITY — Soldiers belonging to the Charlie Company of the 50th IB of the Philippine Army refused to leave Tanglag village in Lubuagan, Kalinga even after community folk asked them to leave on September 21.
BAGUIO CITY — In the spirit of advancing change for and with the people, Baguio City Congressman Mark Go pledged his support to the youth’s agenda for genuine change in a roundtable discussion last September 17 at the Baguio City Police Office Multi-purpose Hall.
VIGAN CITY, Ilocos Sur — Politically Inclined Students (Polis) of the University of Northern Philippines and Anakbayan Ilocos held a forum on the updates on the peace process between the Government of the Philippines and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) last Wednesday, September 21.
LAGAWE, Ifugao — “Peace is the message of Christianity, with the Pope and other religious leaders praying for world peace, yet why are there undercurrents of tension when we talk about peace in our own province of Ifugao? Should not all sectors be talking about peace in earnest?”