Palayain Ang Aking Nanay
Written by China De Vera and illustrated by Ilena Saturay, Palayain Ang Aking Nanay is the story a child whose mother is a political prisoner. Based on the real life experience of activist and peasant organizer Amanda Echanis and her one-year old son Randall, who is detained with her, the book is part of campaign by Free Amanda Echanis Network (FAEN). Echanis was arrested on December 2, 2020, less than a month after giving baby to her baby. Both mother and son are being held at the Cagayan Provincial Jail in Tuguegarao on charges of possession of firearms and explosives.
Gantala Press, Philippines
Softcover / 10 x 7.1 inches / Unpaged / Color