Global rights watchdogs tag Duterte as violator

Going into its last year in office – with President Duterte saying he’s “somewhat sold on the idea” of running for vice president in next year’s elections – his government has been put on the global spotlight this week for reported human rights violations. The spotlighting came from three global human rights watchdogs, each separately… Continue reading Global rights watchdogs tag Duterte as violator

Global mission holds PH government accountable for gross human rights abuses

Progressive groups stage a protest condemning the recent case of police brutality. (Photo by Altermidya) “The State itself is directly involved in planning, implementing and sanctioning widespread human rights violations.” By ANNE MARXZE D. UMIL Bulatlat.com MANILA – An independent investigation on human rights violations in the Philippines has released its second report on July… Continue reading Global mission holds PH government accountable for gross human rights abuses