“Like any other value, freedom does not exist in a vacuum. It must be fought for and exercised. Ironic that when we were marching in the streets against the dictatorship, I remember the line: “Rights are not rights unless they are fought for.” 30 plus years later, our rights will not be rights if we […]
Ladies and gentlemen, good evening. Allow me first to congratulate the Freedom Flame awardees tonight and thank you to the FNF for this tradition. During Marcos’s martial rule, and even before the dictator and his family fled in February of 1986, as a student activist, I already knew the taste, the feel, and the smell […]
“As long as I am heard, as long as there are people who fight and believe in me, and as long as the global community continues to raise a concerted voice of concern and condemnation against the extrajudicial killings and my persecution, I can be brave amidst it all. For your continued support and faith […]
Salin sa Filipino ng “Do You Hear the People Sing” mula sa Les Miserables. Isinalin ni Vincent de Jesus at dinagdagan ng liriko nina Rody Vera and Joel Saracho. Ito ang nagsisilbing “anthem” ng mga pagkilos laban sa mga extrajudicial killings na kasalukuyang nangyayari.
Plaza Miranda, Quaipo, Manila (August 21, 2017) Member sectors of Partido Liberal remember the 46th year of the Plaza Miranda bombing of the Liberal Party miting de avance, and condemn the killings related to the government’s war on drugs, including Kian delos Santos, in Quiapo, Manila, 21 August 2017.