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GABRIELA, the General Assembly Binding Women for Reforms, Integrity, Equality, Leadership, and Action, is an organization of Filipino women that advocates women's issues. Named in honor of Gabriela Silang, who led a revolt against Spain in the second half of the 18th century, GABRIELA was founded in 1984. Its electoral wing is the Gabriela Women's Party which has two Representatives in the 14th Congress, Luzviminda C. Ilagan and Liza Maza. Due to the need for political and economic change during the martial law years, 42 women's organizations united to establish the GABRIELA coalition. Currently, GABRIELA numbers among its members 250 women's organizations, institutes, desks, and programs, and women from all walks of life. GABRIELA is a network of grassroots organizations, institutions, and programs. Its members take an active stance on issues of human rights, poverty, globalization, militarism... (Read more...)
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As early as 5 June, Panfilo Lacson made it clear that he was withdrawing from the 2010 elections and cited a lack of campaign funds as the reason for his decision. His announcement came a day after former police senior superintendent Cesar Mancao II returned from the United States. On 22 July, Mancao accused him under oath as a suspect in the murder of Bubby Dacer and Emmanuel Corbito about nine years ago... Read more...
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