Aquino gov’t suffering from ‘liarrhea,’

Youth group Anakbayan slammed Malacanang and the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) for “lies and cover-up” in reaction to recent statements that budget for state universities and colleges (SUCs) was increased.

Vencer Crisostomo, Anakbayan national chairperson and Kilos Na Laban sa Budget Cuts convenor called the DBM secretary “Abad […]

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Thousands of students, faculty and administrators hold actions nationwide for higher budget for education, social services

Students, faculty, and administrators from different State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) walked out of their classes, declared a strike and marched to Mendiola today to call for higher state subsidy for education and social services.

Thousands of Iskolars […]

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The Aquino government and congress should amend the 2012 budget to give what is due for the State Universities and Colleges (SUCs), education and social services.

The Philippine Association of State Universities and Colleges (PASUC) submitted a proposal of P45 billion budget for 2012 to the government. The current budget of P21.8 billion, down from […]

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SUC strikes continue
UP Manila, EARIST shut down campus, thousands plank nationwide

Students, faculty and administrators in University of the Philippines (UP) – Manila and Eulogio Amang Rodriguez Institute of Technology walked out from classes and closed the gates of their campuses as the nationwide strikes of state universities and colleges […]

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UP community holds strike, calls for higher budget for education, health and social services Thousands of students, faculty, administrators and staff walked out of their classes in University of the Philippines – Diliman (UP Diliman) today and declared the start of a three-day campus strike in protest of low budget for education, health and social […]

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Youth group says Aquino response to oil price hikes another “empty promise”

Youth group ANAKBAYAN  today expressed their disappointment over Aquino’s “lame and deceptive” response to transport groups regarding the unabated oil price hikes.

Amidst plans of transport groups to hold a strike next week, youth and student groups today held protest activities and announced […]

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Youth group ANAKBAYAN today criticized the proposal of Department of Education Secretary Armin Luistro which pushes for privately-run public schools under public-private partnerships program (PPP).

ANAKBAYAN national chairperson Vencer Crisostomo said the “sell-out” proposal is dangerous for the basic and secondary education as it will mean further “abandonment” of the government’s responsibility to […]

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Students to link arms with transport groups
Youth and students set strike against price hikes, budget cuts

As transport groups set their strike against oil price hikes next week, students, faculty and administrators are also planning campus strikes next week to protest oil price and fare hikes as well as cuts in government spending […]

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Student Strike Online Poster

On September 10, 2011 By

Contacts us for a high resolution photoshop file of the poster for actual printing.

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PRESS STATEMENT

DBM using misleading data, lies to cover up decrease in SUC budget

Like last year, Sec. Butch Abad resorts to deception, lies and half-truths to cover up the cuts in SUC spending for this year.

Last year, Abad claimed that there were no budget cuts for SUCs. However, his spins which attempted but […]

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PRESS RELEASE

Nationwide campus strikes set
Students, faculty, administrators push for higher budget for SUCs

September 7, 2011

Students, faculty and campus administrators trooped to the House of Representatives today in a “show of unity and force” as congress held hearings and plenary debates on the allocation for state universities and colleges (SUCs) in […]

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