The Philippine National Police’s (PNP) newly-launched human rights mobile app is a laughable solution to protect the public from police abuses. In deadly police operations, no one expects the victims to whip out their phones and orient the police about their rights. The poor, who are usual targets of Duterte’s killings, cannot even afford a smartphone for them to access PNP’s cruel and stupid solution.
The PNP human rights app is a worthless effort as long as President Duterte and Chief PNP Bato Dela Rosa ridicule human rights for Filipinos. The app is a cruel and stupid excuse for the police to evade accountability from the extrajudicial killings and harassment of civilians, especially those in poor neighborhoods. To solve the human...Read more