Author Archives: JIGGER J. JERUSALEM

1 year ago

PROTEST ART

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PROTEST ART

Performance artist Nicolas Aca walks around Cagayan de Oro City’s Divisoria area on December 10, 2017. Drenched in red, Aca depicts the killings and human rights abuses under the Duterte administration. (Jigger J. Jerusalem/ davaotoday.com)

1 year ago

FUNERAL MARCH

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FUNERAL MARCH

The coffin of the late University of Science and Technology of Southern Philippines (USTP)​ President, ​Ricardo Rotoras​,​ ​is escorted by soldiers to a private cemetery to be interred on Friday, Dec. 8. (Jigger J. Jerusalem/davaotoday.com)

1 year ago

UNIVERSITY PRESIDENT

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UNIVERSITY PRESIDENT

A student walks past a billboard outside the University of Science and Technology of Southern Philippines (USTP) gymnasium where former university president Ricardo Rotoras was brought for public viewing. Rotoras’ interment is set on Friday, December 8. (Jigger J. Jerusalem/ davaotoday.com)

1 year ago

Funeral for slain USTP president set on Dec. 8

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Funeral for slain USTP president set on Dec. 8

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Philippines – The remains of slain University of Science and Technology of Southern Philippines (USTP) president Ricardo Rotoras will be laid to rest on Friday, Dec, 8, as the reward money for those who can pinpoint his shooters and their mastermind has now gone up to P2.5 million.

1 year ago

Activists to gov’t: we are not NPA supporters

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Activists to gov’t: we are not NPA supporters

Progressive groups have dared authorities to substantiate the accusation that they are supporters of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) and its armed component, the New People’s Army (NPA) as President Rodrigo Duterte recently threatened to arrest members of the so-called “legal fronts” of the communists.