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Column: Amid crisis, support Philippine Human Rights Act

  • Yoko Liriano co-chairs the Hawaii Committee for Human Rights in the Philippines (HICHRP).

    Yoko Liriano co-chairs the Hawaii Committee for Human Rights in the Philippines (HICHRP).

My friend Jeremy (not his real name) is a 58-year-old asylum seeker in Hawaii. He fled the Philippines due to the heightened political repression, after his legal, nonprofit organization landed on the “red-tagging” list of the Philippine military and the National Police. Read more

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