Our Lumad kababayans need help — and understanding.
Here is a Lumad 2015 Reader, which aims to gather as much relevant and verifiable information on what’s happening in Lumad communities in Mindanao.
(Post courtesy of Tonyo Cruz)
WHAT ARE LUMADS?
Meaning “born of the earth”, Lumad is the term coined by indigenous peoples and their advocates in the late 1970s.
x x x
Lumads are said to be composed of 17 entholinguistic groups, all found in southern Philippines.