Posted in Hong Kong

Rights groups protest arrest of Hong Kong democracy advocates

HONG KONG (UCAN): Hong Kong’s Civil Human Rights Front (CHRF), reiterated its determination to work…

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The ABS-CBN Broadcast Centre overseeing the Eugenio Lopez Junior Communications Centre and the Millennium Transmitter. Photo: Wikimedia CC BY 3.0/Hollyckuhno
Posted in The Philippines

Threat to ABS-CBN a threat to Filipinos’ right-to-know

MANILA (UCAN): The Philippines’ Episcopal Commission on Migrants and Itinerant People has expressed support for…

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A sign posted outside a Catholic Church in Manila, Philippines, reads, “Let us pray for the victims of extrajudicial killings, bells will toll at 8.00pm.” Photo: CNS/Reuters
Posted in International

The coming of the Light

There will have been much rejoicing and merriment at the arrival of the New Year…

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Tribal people from the southern Philippines protest in Manila, calling for mining on their land to be halted. Photo: UCAN/Jire Carreon
Posted in Human Rights Social Justice The Philippines

Casinos and mining a threat to Ati tribal homes

ROMBLON (UCAN):  The Episcopal Commission on Indigenous People of the Diocese of Romblon in the…

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Posted in Cullen's Corner

Expose evil to the light of truth

It had been 30 years since I was in Helsinki as a Philippine delegate to…

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