Eastern Visayas farmers launch Manila caravan anew, scares off crows of government

Eastern Visayas farmers’ Stand With Samar: Caravan for Rights and Justice kicked off on February 22, Thursday, as the fifty-farmer delegation arrived at the national capital after a day of travel from their region. Progressive groups under Bagong Alyansang Makabayan, who marched from Far Eastern University to the Mendiola Peace Arch, welcomed the delegates and joined the farmers in a program denouncing the National Food Authority’s importation of 250,000 metric tons of rice.

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