EQUALITY & JUSTICE
"Tax policies should be progressive and equitable,” said Lidy Nacpil, Coordinator of the Asian Peoples’ Movement on Debt and Development
The Protestant bishops said “red-tagging” and false accusations “lead to a serious threat to life,” which “cannot be condoned”
"In the middle of darkness, we saw light. In the face of the bad things that happened, we learned lessons"
Bishop Bagaforo urged Filipinos to “never again let the powers-that-be control the narratives” of the Filipino people
“Learn to do good; seek justice, correct oppression; bring justice to the fatherless, and please the widow's cause…” (Isaiah 1:17)
Calling for the ways of peace through principled negotiations is to reject a militarist solution, of martial rule in any guise
“They even covered my head with a plastic bag. There were even times when they used my ears and face as an ashtray.”
In the run-up to the 50th anniversary of martial law, pro-Marcos posts have flooded Facebook and TikTok with false and misleading claims
Bishop Gerardo Alminaza said he will continue tolling the church bells in his diocese to “remember the martyrs of the Escalante massacre"
The "Road Trip” brought participants to places that defined the martial law period