Monthly Archives: December 2009

We remain vigilant: Statement on the lifting of Martial Law

The lifting of Proclamation 1959 placing the province of Maguindanao under Martial Law comes in the wake of serious legal and factual loopholes being raised by various sectors opposed to the declaration of martial law. The declaration is patently defective and unnecessary and carries with it an agenda that can be used to keep Mrs. Arroyo in power beyond 2010. Even before its lifting, Proclamation 1959 could not stand the serious challenges hurled against it by legal luminaries, lawmakers, activists and various concerned citizens and sectors. Malacanang could not go on justifying a fabricated "rebellion".

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Bayan slams illogical Remonde statement

gloria_macapagal_arroyo_pasista_fascistThe umbrella group Bagong Alyansang Makabayan slammed Malacanang spokesman Cerge Remonde for making “illogical statements” saying opponents of Martial Law are taking the side of the Ampatuans, the clan accused of involvement in the murder of 57 people on November 23.

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