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- In April 2014, Kodao's Raymund Villanueva attended a workshop on indigenous peoples in Nepal.
Here are some of the photos he took of the Himalayan country.
- Community members of GABRIELA, Kilusang Mayo Uno and Migrante picket a Quezon City branch of the Manila Electric Company (Meralco) in protest over the P0.89 per kilowatt-hour electricity rate increase this April. They demand the repeal of the Electric Power Industry Reform Act (Epira).
Inspired by Jose Maria Sison's poem The Guerilla is Like a Poet, the musical play weaves together National Artist Prof. Bienvenido Lumbera's epic poetry and the libretto of Palanca award winner Edward Perez for a history of the national democratic movement. Makata'y Mandirigma, Mandirigma'y Makata is a cultural feast of activist songs, some vintage and many new ones, modern choreography with a hint of the revolutionary Peking opera style popular during the First Quarter Storm days, and a play with a central character, Ador, poet, political detainee, husband and father.
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