Bayan Muna chair Neri Colmenares is giving a senatorial candidacy for the second time around, this time aiming to scrap excise taxes imposed by the first package of the administration’s tax reform program.
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Senator Gregorio “Gringo” Honasan advised the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) not to “waste too much time debating” with President Rodrigo Duterte on human rights issues.
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Senator Nancy Binay disproved former Senator Juan Ponce Enrile’s claim that no critics were arrested during late dictator Ferdinand Marcos’ martial law, saying that her father, former Vice President Jejomar Binay, was among those arrested.…
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While acknowledging that the regime of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos saw human rights violations, the weakening of the economy and the bloating of national debt, Senator Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara said all opinions about martial law…
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There is no effort by the United States to undermine the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte, a diplomat of the United States said on Friday.
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Facebook's definition of what constitutes "terrorism" is "overly broad" and risks leading to censorship and the arbitrary denial of access to its services, a UN rights expert warned Monday.
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Countries should quickly agree a treaty banning the use of so-called killer robots "before it is too late", activists said Monday as talks on the issue resumed at the UN.
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Look who's talking.
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Benigno Aquino III hits President Rodrigo Duterte for pitting human rights vs human lives: Pwede bang paghiwalayin ‘yun?
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Vice President Leni Robredo: We fight for human rights because we value human lives
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Human lives first over human rights, especially in saving the innocent from heinous crimes.
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Former President Benigno Aquino III is in disbelief over President Rodrigo Duterte's statement that human lives and human rights are two different things.
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Vice President Leni Robredo has slammed President Rodrigo Duterte for saying human lives are different from human rights.
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Former president Jimmy Carter has warned that the United States has "abandoned" its standing as the premier champion of human rights, showing "indifference" to abuse at home and abroad.
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Senator Leila de Lima wants the reported violations of human rights and international humanitarian law in Mindanao under martial law probed by the Senate.
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Human rights affects our everyday lives and should not be treated as an inconvenience, Vice President Leni Robredo said.
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The UN's top expert on extreme poverty warned Thursday that contemptful and cruel US policies towards the poor were disenfranchising millions, posing a threat to democracy in the country.
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Senator Grace Poe has backed the latest anti-crime drive by the law enforcers but called for restraint in dealing with the so-called “tambays."
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Vice President Leni Robredo has warned about the "growing culture of apathy" in the country as the Constitution and human rights appear to be disregarded.
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Vice President Leni Robredo urged new law graduates to "be brave" and take part in fighting for the rule of law.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has taunted critics of his brutal war on drugs by daring them file charges against him after he steps down in office in 2022.
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A United Nations (UN) human rights expert directly tied President Rodrigo Duterte to former Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno's ouster despite his denial of any involvement in the trial.
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People who are not elected by the people have no business telling him to run the government, specifically his drug war.
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British MPs urged the government Monday to clamp down on corrupt Russian money flowing through London, warning that turning a "blind eye" risked undermining its tough approach to Moscow.