8 months Progressive solons fight proposed amendments to Human Security Act in lower house MB
By Charissa Luci-Atienza Progressive lawmakers warned the Lower Chamber against passing the proposed amendments to the Human Security Act, saying that it would further centralize the “tyrannical powers” on President Duterte and his government security forces and increase more human rights violations. ACT Teachers Reps. Antonio Tinio and France Castro scored the efforts of the House Committees on Public Order and Safety and National Defense and Security to amend the Republic Act 9372 or the Human Security Act of 2007. ACT Teachers party-list Reps. France Castro (L) and Antonio Tinio (R) (Photo courtesy of Act Teachers Party-List / FACEBOOK) “We ... more