[Featured Site] The Martial Law Chronicles Project

The Martial Law Chronicles Project The Martial Law Chronicles is a joint project by the Freedom for Media Alternatives (FMA) and the Martial Law Chronicles Team; and endorsed by the Commission on Human Rights (CHR). WE ARE SEEING A LOT OF SYSTEMATIC HISTORICAL REVISIONISM (NEGATIONISM) IN SOCIAL MEDIA, IT IS TIME THAT WE ADDRESS THIS…

[Press Release] PNoy approves six-month extension of deadline for Martial Law claims application -Akbayan

PNoy approves six-month extension of deadline for Martial Law claims application Three months after the November 10, 2014 deadline expiration, President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III has approved Joint Resolution No. 3 extending for six months the deadline for Martial Law claims application to May 2015. Joint Resolution No. 3 is the consolidation of Senate Joint…

[Announcement] Human Rights Victims’ Claims Board (HRVCB) Closes Acceptance of Applications on November 10, 2014 at 12:00 midnight, Will Open Again Once Extension Is Granted By Law

Human Rights Victims’ Claims Board (HRVCB) Closes Acceptance of Applications on November 10, 2014 at 12:00 midnight, Will Open Again Once Extension Is Granted By Law The Human Rights Victims’ Claims Board (HRVCB) wishes to advise all possible claimants that in view of the legally-set deadline of applications for reparation and recognition under RA 10368,…

[Press Release] Akbayan Rep. Gutierrez assures passage of 6-month extension of filing of claims for ML victims

Akbayan Rep. Gutierrez assures passage of 6-month extension of filing of claims for ML victims With the November 10 deadline fast approaching, Akbayan Rep. Barry Gutierrez on Thursday assured the passage of the six-month extension for the filing of claims by victims of human rights violations during Martial Law. Gutierrez made the statement amid fears…

[Event] Pagpupugay at pasasalamat sa mga bayani at martir ng batas militar, Setyembre 30 -TFDP

Isang hapon ng Pagbalik tanaw sa panunupil, pagkilala sa kadakilaan at paggunita sa paglaban ng mga bayani at martir sa Batas Militar NEVER AGAIN TO MARTIAL LAW Remember repression, remember courage, remember resistance Confirm attendance @www.facebook.com/events/1515033998739432/ All submissions are republished and redistributed in the same way that it was originally published online and sent to…

[Literary] We never learn! by Von Adlawan

We never learn! by Von Adlawan September 21, 1972 It might be just a number or a routine of ordinary day but for others a stained in their diary! That day for activist was rare ’cause- street is sanctuary of voiceless protest, becoming a spark creating fire! That day for laborers initiated baptism of fire…

[Press Release] Akbayan Rep. Gutierrez pushes for extension of deadline for filing of claims for Martial Law victims

Akbayan Rep. Gutierrez pushes for extension of deadline for filing of claims for Martial Law victims “The lack of time should not pose as a hindrance to the recognition and reparation of the human rights victims for the sufferings and sacrifices they endured during Martial Law,” Akbayan Rep. Barry Gutierrez said. His statement came Sunday…

[Event] NEVER AGAIN TO MARTIAL LAW: PAGKILALA AT PASASALAMAT Sa mga bayani at martir ng Batas Militar -TFDP

Malugod namin kayong inaanyayahan sa isang hapon ng Pagbalik tanaw sa panunupil, pagkilala sa kadakilaan at paggunita sa paglaban ng mga bayani at martir sa Batas Militar NEVER AGAIN TO MARTIAL LAW Remember repression, remember courage, remember resistance PAGKILALA AT PASASALAMAT Sa mga bayani at martir ng Batas Militar Ika-19 ng Setyembre, 2014 4:00 ng…

[Event] Human Rights Advocates Say “Never Again to Martial Law!Never Again to the Marcoses!” -TFDP

Human Rights Advocates Say “Never Again to Martial Law!Never Again to the Marcoses!” Human rights advocates led by the Task Force Detainees of the Philippines (TFDP) vow to never let martial law happen in the country again. In “Remember Repression…Remember Courage…Remember Resistance – A Gathering of Human Rights Defenders”, victims of human rights violations during…

[Announcement] Active Search and Assistance for ML HR Violation Victims/Claimants -PAHRA

Active Search and Assistance for ML HR Violation Victims/Claimants Dear Friends, Greetings from the Philippine Alliance of Human Rights Advocates (PAHRA) . PAHRA members together with networks and individual volunteers who were in the forefront of the struggle against Martial Law initiated a loose consortium to conduct an active search of undocumented human rights violations…