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Philippine Carmelites to mark saint’s canonization centenary at Congress on Prayer

Preparations for the event are set to begin with an official launch on October 1, 2024, aligning with the feast day of St. Thérèse

Anti-mining activists killed in alarming numbers under Duterte

What has also continued – despite the killing of environmental defenders like Chad – is the advocacy work of environmental defenders

HRW: Continued abuses undermine Marcos Jr’s human rights rhetoric

“The government’s refusal to allow the ICC to investigate is a glaring contradiction to its professed human rights commitments,” Conde said

A 13-year fight for justice in Philippine activist’s murder

Ortega was a passionate defender of Palawan's environment, home to beautiful beaches, stunning coral reefs, and biodiverse forests

The courageous child victims winning cases against abusers 

Justice was surely done and Ariela had won her case, the ninth victory for 2024 by the courageous Preda Children

Caritas Philippines describes SC ruling on red-tagging as ‘game-changer’ 

Caritas PH called on government and military to respect the court's decision and protect all citizens, regardless of their political views

Land distribution in Philippines: result of collective action

It took three decades of struggle for land rights before the Tinang farmers were installed to their land on May 8

Clerical child abuse, a shocked president, and a silent church 

The silence and absence of Catholic social action today is glaring. Many years ago, youth leaders could rally thousands to protest injustice

Pope Francis enjoys high trust from Filipinos, survey finds

Dr. Joseph Mercado attributed Pope Francis's high approval rating to his reputation for humility, compassion, and progressive views

SPOTLIGHT: Sweet Dreams (Are Made On Two Wheels)

Daring to dream of bicycle heaven in car-centric Philippines, advocates aim for a paradigm shift toward inclusivity and adoption of a sustainable lifestyle

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