Senator Sonny Angara visits evacuees from Marawi City at the Bayanihan Gym in Barangay Sta. Elena, Iligan City on Tuesday, June 20. (More…) (Photo by Dennis E. Legaspi)
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Students studying medicine in eight state universities and colleges (SUCs) can now enjoy full tuition subsidy through cash grants from government.
It must be clear by now: Whether you’re in Marawi, Mindanao or Manila, we’re all unsafe from martial law’s effects on our basic rights. And nowhere is this more obvious than the internet and the basic rights we enjoy online and offline.
Adam Harvey, reporter of Australian Broadcasting Corporation was hit by a stray bullet while covering the events at the provincial capitol of Lanao del Sur in Marawi City. Harvey was given a first aid treatment at the Amai Pakpak Medical Center. (Photo by Jaja Necosia/The Breakaway Media)
The Salinlahi Alliance for Children’s Concerns on Sunday condemned the death of a Grade 6 pupil inside a Mosque in Marawi.
A Moro woman attends to their belongings in Barangay Libutan in Maguindanao province on Tuesday, June 6. The woman in this photo is among the evacuees from six villages of Shariff Saidona and Shariff Aguak who evacuated since Saturday, June 3 as military bombardments has reached their communities. (Photo by Bong Artil)
Approximately 26 million children trooped to major public and some private schools during the opening of classes today nationwide. But the annual event did not hog the headlines as it would normally do. This, as the country was gripped with the attack by a lone gunman at the elite Resorts World Manila last dawn Friday. Foremost in the minds of the many was the question whether the attack was a terrorist assault grave enough to precipitate a martial law declaration nationwide, and graver still, that it would impede the school opening today.
No To Terrorism, Yes To Just Peace is a broad alliance of peace advocates based in the education sector. We are calling on our fellow citizens to take a firm stand against terrorism by struggling for just peace.
The Center for Environmental Concerns-Philippines (CEC) sends its solidarity with communities at the forefront of struggles for the environment in time for this year’s World Environment Day.
Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte denied reports that his wife, city councilor January Duterte was among those who were trapped during the attack at the Resorts World Manila Friday dawn.