Human rights group Karapatan reported on Thursday, September 28, that two farmer activists were shot dead in separate incidents this week.
Author Archives: MARA S. GENOTIVA
Huge tarpaulins expressing support for President Rodrigo Duterte hang at the Rizal Park stage in Davao City where protesters were supposed to gather for the commemoration of Martial Law on Thursday afternoon, September 21. (Mara S. Genotiva/davaotoday.com)
Members of the Movement Against Tyranny (MAT) march along major streets of Davao City on the 45th anniversary of Martial Law declaration on Thursday, Sept. 21. Protesters call on the President to lift Martial Law in Mindanao and demand justice to all victims of extrajudicial killings. (Mara S. Genotiva/davaotoday.com)
Families and friends of slain Lumad student Obillo Bay-ao gather at the United Church of Christ in the Philippines Haran compound in Davao City on Saturday, September 9. (More…) (Mara Genotiva/davaotoday.com)
He once marched the streets, calling out the attacks against Lumad schools and communities. But now, Obillo Bay-ao is one of the names heard in the streets. He was 19.
Two days before President Rodrigo Duterte’s second State of the Nation Address, hundreds of youth and students from different parts of Mindanao gather for the “State of the Youth Address” (More…) (Mara S. Genotiva/davaotoday.com)