All in Justice

Will Bible-believing Christians be discriminated against in the SOGIE Bill?

In a rare and dramatic display of opposition to a “lifestyle-altering” legislation in recent history, hundreds of Filipino Bible-believing Christians trooped to the Senate recently and held a peaceful rally against the Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity or Expression (SOGIE), also referred to as the Anti-Discrimination Bill.

Religious Freedom: What the United States can learn from Canada’s mistakes

(COMMENTARY) Canada serves as a warning to the United States of the tricky balance that the legalization of same-sex marriage brings with it. The Supreme Court must protect the religious freedom of all American citizens. Should justices rule otherwise, the U.S. could be headed down the same downward spiral that Canada finds itself in today. 

A Modern Day Slave

With its postmodern skyline and first world reputation, Singapore seems to be the perfect place for many migrants to pursue fortune. But, in his wildest dreams, one man from Bangladesh could never have imagined that his dream job opportunity would lead him to become a “modern day slave”.

The Great Divide – Why The Church Isn’t Connecting With The #BlackLivesMatter Movement

Black Lives Matter is a departure from past social justice movements. It is not attached to any religious institution, and it is anonymous with no defined leadership. Unlike past civil rights movements spearheaded by ministers and laypeople, in the Black Lives Matter movement, the church has been relegated to the back seat.

Massacre trial could last years

MANILA – A Philippine senator who is a veteran human rights lawyer has expressed apprehension that the trial of the infamous Maguindanao massacre might take 200 years to finish because of the huge number of accused and witnessed involved. “The Department of Justice filed a case against 161 defendants with 300 witnesses. The trial will be very long,” Sen. Joker Arroyo told radio station DZRH here Sunday.

189 arrests in Maguindanao massacre

MANILA, March 25 – A Philippine regional trial court today ordered the arrest of 189 suspects linked to the gory Nov. 23, 2009 Maguindanao massacre that killed 57 civilians, including 30 journalists that shook the media worldwide. Judge Jocelyn Solis-Reyes of the Quezon City Regional Trial Court Branch 221 issued the order to the Philippine National Police Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (PNP-CIDG) and the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) following the resumption of the unprecedented trial of this in the Philippines this decade.