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Text and photos by Karol Ilagan HISTORY and a whole lot of hugot fueled the protest action by Filipinos of all age groups on Wednesday, Nov. 30, against the sneaky burial at the Libingan ng mga Bayani of the deposed strongman Ferdinand E....

THE PROSECUTOR of the international Criminal Court on Thursday served notice to the government of the Philippines that anyone inducing or engaging in "acts of mass violence... including by ordering, requesting, encouraging or contributing, in any...

By Karol Ilagan CITATION. PCIJ Executive Director Malou Mangahas (second from left) with Philippine Statistics Authority's National Statistician. Dr. Lisa Grace S. Bersales, Economic Planning Secretary Ernesto M. Pernia, and Dr. Johannes P/ Jutting,...

* Inilathala ng Free Legal Assistance Group (FLAG) * Isinalin sa Filipino ng Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism KUNG IKAW AY NA-ARESTO NA, ITO ANG IYONG MGA KARAPATAN: * Manatiling tikom ang bibig, at asistihan ng abogado na may...

* Inilathala ng Free Legal Assistance Group (FLAG) * Isinalin sa Filipino ng Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism (PCIJ) KUNG ANG PANIWALA MO AY HUHULIHIN KA O ISA-SALVAGE IF YOU BELIEVE THAT YOU WILL BE ARRESTED OR SALVAGED Gawin...

* Inilathala ng Free Legal Assistance Group (FLAG) * Isinalin sa Filipino ng Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism (PCIJ) KAPAG IKAW AY INAARESTO TANDAAN * Kumalma lang. Ang pagka-aresto ay hindi katapusan ng mundo. Tumutok sa bawat...

BANGKAY SA BANGKETA... kasi nga drug pusher ako. This is the sad refrain in a sardonic poem that a young Filipina wrote and read in a video she posted last week on her Facebook page. It does not matter, she averred, that the so-called drug pushers...