Mga Paaralang ‘Lumad’ at ang karapatan sa Edukasyon

Isinulat nina Meggie Nolasco at Tony La Viña. Isinalin sa Filipino ni Jayvy Gamboa. Original Article (Philippine Daily Inquirer); Noong ika-26 ng Mayo, nagsagawa ng pagdinig ang committee on human rights ng House of Representatives ukol sa raid sa mga paaralang “bakwit” (o “bakwit” school) sa Cebu noong ika-15 ng Pebrero. Sa ilalim ng mahusay …

Pag-atake sa Paaralang Lumad

Isinulat ni Tony La Viña. Isinalin sa Filipino ni Jayvy Gamboa. Original Article (Manila Standard); Noong ika-26 ng Mayo, nagpatawag ng pagdinig ang Committee on Human Rights ng House of Representatives upang imbestigahan ang raid at mass arrest ng kapulisan at militar laban sa mga Lumad-bakwit na pansamantalang naninirahan sa Talamban, Cebu. Hiniling ni Deputy …

Ang Katotohanan ukol sa mga Paaralang Lumad

Isinulat ni Tony La Viña. Isinalin sa Tagalog ni Jayvy Gamboa Original Article (Manila Standard); Miyerkules, ika-26 ng May, ay isang mabuting araw. Sa wakas, lumabas na ang katotohanan ukol sa mga paaralang Lumad – at saan pa ito mas angkop mangyari kundi sa bulwagan ng Kongreso kung saan nagsagawa ng pagdinig ang House of Representatives …

Pagdedepensa sa mga paaralang Lumad

Isinulat nina Tony La Viña at Vanessa Vergara. Isinalin sa Filipino ni Jayvy Gamboa. Original Article (Rappler) Noong ika-26 ng Mayo, nagsagawa ng pagdinig ang Committee on Human Rights ng House of Representatives ukol sa raid at mass arrest ng mga Lumad bakwit noong ika-15 ng Pebrero sa Talamban, Cebu. Sa kahabaan ng pagdinig, maraming …

The Truth about the Lumad Schools

“There was no need for a rescue.” Wednesday, May 26, was a good day. Finally, the truth about the lumad schools came out – and what better place for that to happen but in the hallowed halls of Congress where the House of Representatives Committee on Human Rights conducted a hearing via Zoom on the …

Correcting the Injustices Against the Lumad Schools

Co-Authored with Vanessa Vergara ‘In light of all the issues plaguing the Lumad and Lumad schools, we have prepared the following recommendations for the consideration of the House of Representatives and other government agencies’ The following is Part 2 of a two-part series. You may read Part 1 here. The February 15 incident is just one among …

In Defense of the Lumad Schools

Co-Authored with Vanessa Vergara ‘[Students of Lumad schools] are taught to be intelligent, independent, peace-loving, and productive members of society’ The following piece is Part 1 of a two-part series. You may read Part 2 here. On May 26, the House of Representatives’ Committee on Human Rights conducted an inquiry into the February 15 raid and mass …

Attacks on Lumad Schools

“The ‘bakwit’ schools have been a way for lumad students to continue their education in places of peace and sanctuary.” May 26, the Committee on Human Rights of the House of Representatives has called a hearing to investigate “the raid and mass arrest against lumad evacuees seeking sanctuary in Talamban, Cebu by elements of police and …