Gabriela, women legislators push for just peace

In support of the bold initiatives of the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte to reopen peace negotiations between the government of the Philippines and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines, women legislators led by the Gabriela Women’s Party gathered in a photo exhibit “Women Want Peace” at the House of Representatives.

The event featured photos and narratives of women at the forefront of the struggle for justice and peace, who have been arrested on trumped up charges during the past administrations while defending the people's economic and political rights.

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Makabayan is a political coalition of twelve Philippine progressive parties: Bayan Muna, Anakpawis, Gabriela, Kabataan, Courage, Migrante, ACT-Teachers, Katribu, Akap Bata, Piston, Kalikasan at Aking Bikolnon . The council also includes personages in the field of arts, governance, mass media and people’s organizations. READ MORE

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