By Galileo de Guzman Castillo[i]
Nang ang itim ay pinalitan ng pula
At nag-iwan nang ‘sang malalim na marka
Na siya namang nagsisilbing alaala
Para sa mga naiwan ni Ka Gloria
Landowners resorting to “legal harassment” or the act of ling numerous criminal cases to weaken dissenting farmers’ groups are common cases in agrarian disputes in the Philippines.
By Clarissa V. Militante
Impunity has been de ned by the international legal community, including the United Nations and the International Criminal Court, as being ‘exempt from punishment’, and thus the implication is that when the perpetrator is not brought before justice and excepted from punishment based on law, then the victim and his/her kin are denied due process and justice too.