Ka Bel, guro ng uring manggagawa

May 22, 2015

(Mensahe sa ika-7 taon ng paggunita sa kamatayan ni Ka Bel sa Plaza Miranda, Mayo 20, 2015) Una kong nakadaupang palad si Crispin “Ka Bel” Beltran nang minsang nakisilong kami at nakigamit ng opisina ng PANALO dito sa Gusaling URC sa Espana Avenue. Mga kabataang aktibista kami noon na malaking bagay na ang makagamit ng […]

#FiringSquadforCeliaVeloso: New low for PH journalism

May 3, 2015

I almost do not want to type the words #FiringSquadforCeliaVeloso. It brings for me an avalanche of shame and anger—shame for my countrymen, who have seemingly lost all sense of decency, and anger at, well, almost everything that brought Mary Jane Veloso to the brink of death and moved sympathizers around the world to act […]

‘Let us not let them down again’ | Monique Wilson on Nanay Celia Veloso

May 2, 2015

(Yesterday, May 1, the day the Veloso family arrived back in Manila after a successful worldwide campaign to secure a stay of execution of Mary Jane Veloso, Mary Jane’s mother, Celia and the Veloso family became a subject of a vicious social media “hate” campaign to discredit them and the Filipino migrants’ organization Migrante International. […]