Genuine agrarian reform in the Philippines still seems like an unreachable dream, but it is one that land rights activists continue to fight for.
We are multitudes the world over, millions everywhere;
in violent factories, sordid tenements, crowded cities;
in skies and seas and rivers, in lands everywhere…
We are nameless and all names are ours.
To the fascists we are the faceless enemy
Activism and dissension should never be treated as crimes.
Only in the Philippines, where a dictator can be buried in a heroes’ cemetery and a dictator’s family can be rehabilitated and run for office.
At the airport, I witnessed a thousand heartbreaking stories in the span of a few minutes.
Mountaintops and beaches! #itsmorefuninthephilippines
When Rodrigo Duterte ran for president of the Philippines in 2016, he promised that change would come for the Filipino people.
They come unbidden in the dead of the dark night.
The nation is at peace
for all of them