It is hard when you are in poverty; there is a world outside your window of sadness and fear where the only water flowing is the bitter sting of tears.
While we are thinking about October the 17 and people on the street we must also think of those poor families who cannot afford presents as Christmas is near and that every Christmas people on the...
Oh why, oh why aren't we heard with our voices?
We cry aloud but we are not heard.
Oh why, oh why should we do as we are told by people of authority but we are not heard?
Oh why, oh why do they take our children away from us?
Oh why, oh why do they put our children into children's homes?
Oh why, oh why do they take our parenting...
The reason Social Services took my son and eldest daughter was because they have special needs. When you lose your children, it's like part of your life has been taken away from you. You are grieving but the child is still alive. That is the saddest thing about it. You shouldn't be grieving for a child that is still...
Ms. Lita Mercado and Vanessa Malfait-Joos were ATD Fourth World guest speakers at the Forum and were told that it was a first for the UST Economic Society to organize a student discussion forum with external guest speakers. They did a good job!
Around 40 student participants, a well prepared program with engaging presentations, guests from the...
This testimony exists in English and Tagalog.
Testimony of a group of families who were recently relocated from Metro Manila to a relocation site in Balagtas, Bulacan
Good morning! We are the Sisters of the Good News. We live in squatter-area in Navotas. The persons who have prepared the testimony lived in “Virgo Drive”, Navotas...