Duterte’s 2020 NTF ELCAC budget could have served typhoon victims

“The P36 billion budget of the NTF ELCAC could even serve 9 million families, alloted with P1,000 worth of relief packs weekly for the whole month, or P4,000 for the month. Or it could even rebuild the lives of 720,000 families, if alloted with P50,000 cash assistance. But this ideal proposal if already of another dimension, as we are left enduring the fascist and incompetent regime of Duterte,” Casilao slammed.

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Justice for Ka Randy, justice for Baby River!

The Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas, Anakpawis Partylist and supporters of the Justice for Echanis, Justice for All (JEJA) today trooped to the Department of Defense, Camp Aguinaldo today to protest the prevailing injustice on the brutal killing of peasant leader and peace advocate Randall Echanis. “It has been two months since the assassination of Ka Randy. The government, particularly the Department of Justice, revealed that it is facing a blank wall on the investigation on Ka Randy’s case. We need answers. We demand truth and accountability,” according to Ariel Casilao, former representative of Anakpawis Partylist and convenor of JEJA.

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Justice for Echanis, Justice for All – Anakpawis

“Akin to the cases of more than 260 peasants who fell victims to extrajudicial killings under Duterte’s watch, demanding justice for Ka Randy is more political than legal. No justice could be expected if the very menace against human rights and democracy is at the seat of power. Thus, this is beyond any investigation under the present regime. Justice and accountability are only attainable once Duterte leaves his post in a criminal regime against humanity,” he ended.

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