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Manobo kids cry ‘SOS’ over disrupted schooling


While most students his age may now be counting the days till the holiday break, 15-year-old Roland Dalin has lost count of the days he had missed school this year.

Posted: November 9th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Drilon pet project foes tagged as rebels


Members of an indigenous people’s group in Panay, who are opposing the construction of a dam in Iloilo, are among those charged with rebellion in connection with an armed clash in Capiz more than a year ago.

Posted: November 6th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Comelec sets satellite registration for indigenous people


The satellite registration for Indigenous Peoples will start on Sunday (October 26) in Bukidnon, the Commission on Election (Comelec) announced on Saturday.

Posted: October 25th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Heard on Inquirer Radio 990AM: Soliman on Christmas ‘solicitors’

Christmas is fast approaching and we expect the arrival in Metro Manila of different minority groups from other places. To stop them from coming here, we want to help them celebrate the holiday season in their area.—Social Welfare and Development Secretary Dinky Soliman

Posted: October 7th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

‘Lumad’ caught in crossfire

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MEMBERS of Ata-Manobo tribe wait for food packs being distributed by the local government of Kapalong town in Davao del Norte province. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

With just bolos and antiquated rifles in their arsenal, 30-year-old Rolly Sahay and dozens of Ata-Manobo men in the forests of Gupitan were bold enough to openly express anger against the communist New People’s Army (NPA).

Posted: September 21st, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »