SF CHRP (San Francisco Committee for Human Rights in the Philippines) is a San Francisco based human rights advocacy group. Latest news and views on human rights in the Philippines.

Philippine Military Using Schools as Camps

Dharel Placido, for ABS-CBN News, wrote this article on the Armed Forces of the Philippines’ (AFP) use of schools as military camps which is contrary to international humanitarian law and … Continue reading

November 22, 2012

Environmentalist Arrested Over Facebook Post

Both ABS-CBN News and the Inquirer are reporting that environmentalist Esperlita Garcia, president of the Gonzaga Alliance for Environmental Protection and Preservation, was arrested on Thursday for a supposed “libelous” … Continue reading

October 21, 2012

Bayan Slams Planned U.S. Military Base in Subic

The national democratic alliance, Bagong Alyansang Makabayan, on Friday deplored the development of a planned joint U.S. and Philippine military base in Subic Bay. ┬áBased off of the 1987 constitution … Continue reading

October 15, 2012

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