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.

Sorsogon Farmers to Help Typhoon Survivors

The national democratic peasant alliance, Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas is now organizing efforts in Sorsogon to help the survivors of Typhoon Yolanda in Leyte: “Unite and help!” These are the … Continue reading

November 21, 2013

Free Peasant Organizer Estelita T. Tacalan

Karapatan has slammed the Philippine National Police for ilegally abducting, and then incarcerating, KMP peasant organizer Estelita T. Tacalan in Misamis Oriental, Mindanao: Karapatan deplored the enforced disappearance, illegal arrest and … Continue reading

May 15, 2013 · 1 Comment

A year after SC order, Luisita farmers back in streets

Reporter Ronalyn V. Olea writes an article for Bulatlat on the plight of the peasants of Hacienda Luisita, owned by the family of President Aquino: One year after the Supreme … Continue reading

April 28, 2013

Peasant leaders call for land, justice

Ritche T. Salgado, for Bulatlat, writes on the latest congress for the national democratic peasant alliance, Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas: More than 200 peasant leaders from 16 regions and 65 … Continue reading

March 22, 2013

Mendiola Massacre 26 Years On

The national democratic grass-roots peasant organization, Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas (KMP), remembers the massacre of its members at Mendiola Bridge and demands that the current Aquino administration work for genuine land reform in … Continue reading

January 23, 2013

Peasants Protest & Tell Aquino: Stop Militarization, End Landlessness

Alex D. Lopez reported in Davao Today: Members of peasant organization Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas-Southern Mindanao Region (KMP-SMR) marched on the streets here on Tuesday in celebration of peasant month and … Continue reading

October 24, 2012

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