Author Archives: MEDEL V. HERNANI

3 years 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)

3 years 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)

3 years ago

NO APOLOGIES

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NO APOLOGIES

A student of the Ateneo de Davao University carries a placard during the anti-Marcos burial rally in front of the university in Davao City on Wednesday, Nov. 23. The placard says there are a lot of apologists for the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos, but there was never an apology from the Marcos family. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

3 years ago

SOUVENIRS FOR SALE

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SOUVENIRS FOR SALE

A Lumad girl smiles while selling bracelets made of beads with different designs during the launching of the One Billion Rising Revolution at the United Church of Christ in the Philippines Haran compound in Fr. Selga St., Davao City. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

3 years ago

END WOMEN VIOLENCE

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END WOMEN VIOLENCE

Women’s rights activist Monique Wilson, discusses the different forms of violence against women before a crowd gathered inside the UCCP Haran Compound on Wednesday, Nov. 7 where the One Billion Rising Revolution 2017 was launched. The theater actress urges women to join the call to end all forms of abuses. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

3 years ago

OBR REVOLUTION 2017 LAUNCHING

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OBR REVOLUTION 2017 LAUNCHING

Former Gabriela party-list Rep. Luz Ilagan (center) and Ata Manobo woman leader Bibyaon Bigkay (right) hold a press conference during the launching of One Billion Rising 2017 on Wednesday, Nov. 7 inside the UCCP Haran Compound in Davao City where the Lumad seek refuge after being displaced from their communities due to militarization. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

3 years ago

PLAYGROUND FOR CHILDREN

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PLAYGROUND FOR CHILDREN

Children living near Wireless Cat​h​olic Cemetery​ in​ Davao City, enjoy their semestral break playing on top of tombs. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

3 years ago

LAPIDA-MAKER

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LAPIDA-MAKER

An ​art’s and sign ​artist along Fr. Selga ​S​treet, ​in a ​public cemet​e​ry in Davao City​ rushes his work to deliver gravestones, locally known as lapida, before the observance of ​A​ll ​Saints’ Day and All Souls’ ​Day. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)

3 years ago

ROAD REPAIR

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ROAD REPAIR

A woman walks across the corner of Magallanes and Torres Street, Davao City, which undergo road improvement. (Medel V. Hernani/davaotoday.com)