MULTIMEDIA

Protesters call for repeal of rice tariffs

Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Oct 21 2019 04:04 PM

Protesters call for repeal of rice tariffs

Farmers and advocate groups burn an effigy of President Rodrigo Duterte as they call for the repeal of a law that replaced quotas on rice imports with taxes. The rally coincides with the 47th anniversary of a presidential directive that emancipated all tenant farmers.