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On Metaphors and Peace

What our own national government needs to understand is that unrest and rebellion thrive on the institutionalized violence of poverty, neglect and human rights abuses. As I stated in the first regional consultation of the human rights working group in Cordillera which bears repeating, the spreading conflagration in Mindanao is a bleak reminder of how the old injuries of the past have returned to haunt the present because they were left to fester unresolved.

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