The Commission on Human Rights reminds Filipinos that making threats on social media is a form of human rights violation. “We should protect our digital rights during elections,” stressed Mich Rama of Dakila. “While social media is a great tool to exercise our human rights and freedom of speech, it’s also used for human rights […]

Freedom Memorial museum for Martial Law victims in the works

President Benigno Aquino III was present during the launching of the would-be memorial museum for Martial Law victims. The Freedom Memorial Museum will be build inside the Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife Center in North Ave., Quezon City after placing a time capsule on the said area. (with DZRH Florante Rosales) by Rita Salonga

CHR will be watching

Presidential frontrunner and Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte attends a press conference after he cast his vote in Davao City, on the southern island of Mindanao on May 9, 2016. Voting was underway in the Philippines on May 9 to elect a new president, with anti-establishment firebrand Rodrigo Duterte the shock favourite after an incendiary […]