Author Archives: DAVAO TODAY

2 weeks ago

Robredo appointment to anti-drug body a ‘sham,’ says rights group

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Robredo appointment to anti-drug body a ‘sham,’ says rights group

An international human rights group called the appointment of Vice President Leni Roberdo as co-chair of the Inter-Agency Committee on Anti-Illegal Drugs (ICAD) by President Rodrigo Duterte “a total sham.” This after the President announced Robredo’s sudden termination from the post she was appointed on just two weeks prior.

2 weeks ago

END IMPUNITY

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END IMPUNITY

Students of the University of the Philippines Mindanao participate in a candle lighting ceremony in remembrance of the 10th anniversary of Ampatuan Massacre wherein 58 people were killed, including 32 journalists in Ampatuan, Maguindanao. The activity seeks to give light to the continued lack of justice on the fallen as well as to condemn the continuing attacks on journalists in the Philippines. | Photo contributed by Regina Louelle Masacupan

4 weeks ago

STATEMENT | Why do we have to pay for AFP modernization?

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STATEMENT | Why do we have to pay for AFP modernization?

We are among the less vulnerable sector in this time of disaster yet we are shaken not by the tremors of the earth under our feet but by the “red tagging” of the AFP. MISFI is listed as #7 in the never ending list of Local Terrorist Front organizations.