Home Tags Torture

Tag: torture

Remembering martial law: The years of torture and pain

“They even covered my head with a plastic bag. There were even times when they used my ears and face as an ashtray.”

Filipino Catholic priest recalls suffering during dark days of martial law

Redemptorist Father Amado Picardal was a seminarian when he first experienced the “brutality" of what he describes as a “fascist regime"

Never again to martial law

The nation should resolutely oppose any move to return to tyranny and one-man rule and uphold the protection of human rights

Torture degrades victims and perpetrators

Despite the ratification of a UN treaty banning torture, human rights experts say the practice continues around the world today

Support LiCAS.news

We work tirelessly each day to tell the stories of those living on the fringe of society in Asia and how the Church in all its forms - be it lay, religious or priests - carries out its mission to support those in need, the neglected and the voiceless.
We need your help to continue our work each day. Make a difference and donate today.