Youth group Anakbayan today asked why government is not looking into the profits of the big private schools in the country amidst impending tuition hikes this school year.

“The Aquino government is turning a blind eye to the fact that schools are posting billions in profits because of the skyrocketing tuition rates. Meanwhile, […]

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Youth group Anakbayan today said the K-12 program will result to tuition high tuition rates as the Department of Education (DepEd) announced its approval of the tuition increases opf more than 1200 private schools in the country. Tuition rates are set to increase by as much as 29%, according to DepEd.

According to Vencer Crisostomo, […]

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Youth groups Anakbayan, League of Filipino Students, and Student Christian Movement together with other sectoral organizations gathered at Tanduay Distillers Inc-Cabuyao Laguna to support the worker’s strike led by the Tanggulang Ugnayan Daluyang Lakas ng Anakpawis sa Tanduay Distillers Inc. (TUDLA).

Anakbayan supported the workers’ calls for regularization and wage hike. They also condemned the […]

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Youth group Anakbayan together with other progressive youth organizations under the Rise for Education alliance hurled paint bombs at the gate of the Commission of Higher Education main office. The youth groups expressed their dismay over the actions of CHED and the Aquino government that support the tuition hike.

CHED announced 313 schools are allowed […]

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Up to a million students could drop out of school as government implements the controversial K to 12 program next year, according to youth group Anakbayan.

Anakbayan national chairperson Vencer Crisostomo said the Department of Education’s “K12 ready” report revealed that only 3,839 of the 7,976 or only 48% of public high schools nationwide have submitted […]

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Nakikiisa ang Anakbayan sa pakikibaka ng mga manggagawa ng Tanduay, na pinamumunuan ng Tanggulan Ugnayan Daluyang Lakas ng Anakpawis sa Tanduay Distillers Inc. (TUDLA), para sa regular na hanapbuhay at makataong kundisyon sa pagawa. Ang Tanduay Distillers Inc. ay pagmamayari ng kilalang malaking negosyante na si Lucio Tan.

Ikinasa ng mga manggagawa ng […]

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Youth group Anakbayan condemned the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) and the Aquino government for its approval and implementation of tuition and other school fee increases for the incoming school year despite protests from students, parents, and educators.

“Walang puso ang gubyernong ito. Gusto yata nila marami pang magpatiwakal, marami pang matulak sa kawalang pag-asa […]

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On the commemoration of the 8th death anniversary of the working class hero Crispin Beltran, youth group together with other progressive organizations led by Kilusang Mayo Uno marched from Plaza Miranda to the Department of Labor and Employment-National Capital Region (DOLE-NCR) office. The organizations called for justice for the 72 Kentex workers.

“The 72 Kentex […]

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Todo-todo ang pagpapatupad ng rehimeng US-Aquino ng mga pinakamasahol na neoliberal na patakaran sa edukasyon. Ngayong pasukan, mas masahol na krisis sa edukasyon ang kakaharapin ng mga mag-aaral, magulang at guro.

Nakatakda muling magtaas ang matrikula sa mga pamantasan sa buong bansa. Lagpas sa 400 mga kolehiyo at pamantasan ang magtataas ng nasa 10-15% ng […]

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Muli na namang sinang-ayunan ng Commission on Higher Education (CHED) ang mga aplikasyon ng iba’t ibang kolehiyo’t unibersidad para sa pagtataas ng matrikula darating na academic year 2015-2016.

Ayon sa CHED, bagamat hindi pa nila mailabas ang eksaktong listahan ng mga nagtaas ng matrikula at iba pang mga bayarin, karamihan ay kanila nang inaprubahan. Dahilan […]

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“Ano na ang nangyari sa kaso laban kay Department of Budget and Management Sec. Florencio Abad?”

Ito ang tanong ng Kabataan Partylist at ibang mga grupo ng kabataan kay Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales isang taon ang nakalipas nang nagsampa sila ng kaso laban kay Abad kaugnay sa kanyang papel sa pork barrel scam.

Nagsampa ng 16 […]

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