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The students from indigenous communities are, however, displaced by mining operations and military attacks
One of the supposed Lumad at Mocha Uson's 'protest' at the University of the Philippines Diliman campus is linked to a paramilitary group, say Lumad rights advocates
'It is a war waged from ridge to reef where bullets and bombs constantly rain on the rural villages standing in the way of big mining operations, plantations, and other destructive projects'
Hugpungan coordinator Rey Paulin says that to understand the plight of the Moros and the indigenous people, 'we must understand each and every culture'
Chad Booc 23 chooses to serve as a volunteer teacher to Lumad students instead of getting a corporate job
Charges of disturbance of proceedings are expected to be filed against the 8 protesters when courts open on Monday July 24
2ND UPDATE Never again never again never again to martial law shout the protesters as lawmakers tackle the request of President Rodrigo Duterte to extend martial law in Mindanao
About 1 000 Lumad students in Mindanao will begin classes in evacuation centers because of alleged militarization in indigenous communities
Datu Calpit and 37 others face murder charges for the deaths of a school head and 2 Lumad leaders in Lianga Surigao del Sur in September 2015
Our area is rich in resource It is virgin forest We believe that is the primary reason why they want to kill us one student tells Senator Teofisto Guingona III
The widow of slain Lumad leader Dionel Campos talks to Rappler about the killing and the Lumad s quest for justice and protection of ancestral land
Over two weeks after the Lumads’ exodus somehow life still goes on at the Tandag City Sports Complex evacuation site But life there is not easy
Nakikiisa si Angel Locsin sa panawagang StopLumadKillings Binalikan ng aktres ang mga alaala ng Lianga Surigao del Sur kung saan nakilala niya ang mga napaslang na Lumad noong 2009
The victims are known for their firm position on ancestral lands and their campaign against human rights violations targeting indigenous peoples