De Lima to Deles: ‘We won’t surrender to the dark night’
The sisterhood is strong between Sen. Leila de Lima and former Peace Presidential Adviser Ging Deles.
On Twitter, the senator-abogado congratulated Deles for being named as an international human rights champion by the Subcommittee on International Human Rights of the Canadian House of Commons.
A hearty congratulations to Sec. Ging Deles for being recognized as one of the international human rights champions by the Subcommittee on International Human Rights of the Canadian House of Commons.
— Leila de Lima (@SenLeiladeLima) June 12, 2019
“She is not afraid to take risks and stands up for human rights and social justice. Indeed, to quote you, we will not surrender to the dark night, Sec. Ging,” said De Lima, a graduate of the San Beda College of Law.
“Mananatiling liwanag ng pag-asa ang gaya mong buong loob at tapang na tumitindig sa katarungan at kabutihan ng kapwa,” she added.