Author Archives: KATH M. CORTEZ

1 month ago

LIVING REMINDER

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LIVING REMINDER

Manobo leaders plant a tree as a marker of their plight as evacuees in Haran, where they have sought refuge since 2014. On August 8, the remaining families in Haran went back to their communities in Talaingod, Davao del Norte. (Kath M. Cortez/davaotoday.com)

2 months ago

SONA PROTEST

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SONA PROTEST

Police personnel confront protesters for staging a rally despite the ban of social gatherings in the city due to the pandemic on Monday, July 26 – the day of President Rodrigo Duterte’s final state of the nation address. Progressive groups conducted a short program in various areas of the city to condemn the failures of the Duterte administration in the last five years

2 months ago

NO DELIVERIES

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NO DELIVERIES

Around 300 Food Panda delivery riders stage a motorcade protest at Roxas Avenue on Thursday, July 15, 2021 against their company due to unfair labor. Among the issues they raise are the sudden termination of work, discrepancies in the computation of percentage per delivery and the call for salary increase.