Students of the De La Salle University protesting state violence and fascism under the Duterte regime last February 16 early evening outside the school premises along Agnos Street were met with police harassment and intimidation by an overwhelming force of over 50 policemen armed with anti-riot gear and backed by a police van and police […]

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On Valentines’ Day, youth group Anakbayan joins other sectors in picketing Camp Crame to slam the illegal arrest of Bayan-Metro Manila campaign officer Ferdinand Castillo and the Philippine National Police rearrest order for the peace consultants of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines.

“With the arrest of Castillo and other legal activists across the […]

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“Hands off activists! Free Ferdinand Castillo!” were the calls of youth group Anakbayan in a protest action held at the Caloocan City Prosecutors Office today afternoon to call for the immediate release of Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (Bayan) Metro Manila campaign officer Ferdinand Castillo.

“The Duterte regime’s all-out war is a war against the Filipino people. […]

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Youth groups led by Anakbayan today picketed Camp Aguinaldo in Quezon City to call for an end to the Duterte regime’s all-out war against the communist revolutionary movement that has led to scores of human rights violations, including activist and lumad killings.

Anakbayan strongly condemned the indiscriminate aerial bombings and food blockade launched by […]

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Youth group Anakbayan strongly condemns the brutal shooting of farmer beneficiaries in President Roxas municipality in Capiz that led to the death of 1 farmer in the person of Orlanda Eslana and the wounding of 4 others, of which Melinda Arroyo Eslana is in critical condition.

The victims were members of Bulyog Capiznon, an alliance […]

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Earlier this week, a group of economists and intellectuals issued a statement that opposed proposals to give free tuition to State Universities and Colleges (SUCs), in their very own words, with vehemence. In rejecting free education, these “bright minds” from the Foundation for Economic Freedom (FEF) presented themselves as having only the interest of the […]

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Anakbayan strongly condemns President Rodrigo Duterte’s recent approval of the mandatory Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) for grades 11 and 12 under the Department of Education’s contentious K-12 program.

Today state security forces are presiding over massive human rights violations and sowing state terror against the people in their conduct of the all-out war against […]

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Led by its Metro Manila chapters, the youth group Anakbayan today trooped to the gates of the presidential palace in Mendiola to call on the Duterte regime to urgently resume the peace negotiations with the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP).

“All-out peace, not all-out war! All previous regimes from Marcos to Aquino have […]

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The youth group Anakbayan condemns in the strongest possible terms the hand of US imperialism and its running dogs in the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the Duterte regime for conspiring to sabotage the peace negotiations with the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP).

The Duterte regime did not only fail to […]

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Youth group Anakbayan today joins the Kilusang Mayo Uno and workers groups in marching from the Department of Labor and Employment to Mendiola to demand justice for the workers of House Technology Industries (HTI) inside the Cavite Export Processing Zone (CEPZ) in Rosario, Cavite and condemn the apparent whitewashing of facts about the tragedy by […]

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Anakbayan is one with the family and friends of the victims a factory fire in the Cavite Export Processing Zone (CEPZ) last evening in mourning their loved ones. Over 100 are feared dead, at least 40 workers are confirmed to be hurt, while hundreds of workers are missing or remain trapped inside the facility of […]

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