Author Archives: MEDEL V. HERNANI

1 year ago

FLOWERS FOR THE VICTIMS

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FLOWERS FOR THE VICTIMS

US Ambassador to the Philippines, Sung Y. Kim offers flowers to the victims of night market blast during his visit at the memorial marker on Wednesday, December 14 in Davao City. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

1 year ago

MILITARIZATION

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MILITARIZATION

A youth group performs a cultural presentation in front of the Eastern Mindanao Command Headquarter at Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City depicting the militarization of Lumad and peasant communities in Davao region during the global observance of the International Human Rights Day on Saturday, Dec. 10. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

1 year ago

DENOUNCE HARASSMENT

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DENOUNCE HARASSMENT

Militant groups hold a protest rally in front of the Eastern Mindanao Command Headquarter at Naval Station Felix Apolinario in Panacan, Davao City on Saturday, Dec. 10 to denounce the continuing harassment of the military to human rights activists. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

1 year ago

LAW-ABIDING

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LAW-ABIDING

​Davao City residents use the pedestrian lane to cross the street, and avoid apprehension by Anti-Jaywalking Unit of the City Traffic and Transportation Management Office on Friday, Dec. 2. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

1 year ago

​JAYWALKING​

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​JAYWALKING​

Violators are obliged to undergo seminar and pay fine of P100 or render community service thru City Social Services and Development Office.

1 year ago

RAINY NIGHT

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RAINY NIGHT

No brave commuter cross​es​ the street along Quimpo Boulevard in Davao City due to the overflow of murky water from the sewer in the area. Passengers are stranded after a heavy downpour of rain on Thursday night, Dec. 1. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

1 year ago

SONG OF FREEDOM

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SONG OF FREEDOM

Catherine Culiao of Sining Obrero, an artist group composed of workers, sings a song that is about opposing the US’ military bases in the country during a rally that commemorates the 153rd birth anniversary of national hero Andres Bonifacio. Behind her is an effigy of tank that symbolizes US military intervention. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

1 year ago

REMEMBERING SUPREMO

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REMEMBERING SUPREMO

Workers led by the militant Kilusang Mayo Uno gather at the Freedom Park in Davao City to commemorate the 153rd birth anniversary of national hero Andres Bonifacio. The workers criticized US intervention which they said is a way of emulating the patriotic spirit of Bonifacio who fought the Spanish colonizers. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

1 year ago

WEEK OF PEACE

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WEEK OF PEACE

Peace advocates here officially launch the Mindanao Week of Peace on Thursday, Nov. 24 at the Ateneo the Davao De University along Roxas St., Davao City. The event calls for a collective Filipino spirit to support the peace talks between the communist NDFP and the Government of the Republic of the Philippines. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)