1 week Have ‘built-in’ empathy, kindness for Baby River’s mom, Hontiveros tells gov’t Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines --- Senator Risa Hontiveros on Friday called on government authorities to have "built-in" empathy and compassion, and to allow detained activist Reina Mae Nasino to properly attend the burial of her daughter Baby River this Friday. "Sa ating mga officials, leaders, decision-makers: Maging built-in sana ang empathy at compassion sa gitna ng economic at health emergency na dulot ng COVID-19. No matter our political differences, our decisions should always be made in kindness," Hontiveros said in a statement. (To our officials, leaders, and decision-makers, I hope empathy and compassion will be built-in on us in the middle of ... more