“Ka Erning’s active involvement in the struggle against urban poor demolition may have been the real motive behind his murder.”

This was the statement of Anakbayan, organization of young workers, out-of-school and community youth, as it joined residents of Sitio 6, Brgy. Catmon, Malabon led by Alyansa ng Nagkakaisang Samahan ng Maralita sa Malabon in […]

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Ernesto C. Gulfo, 52 years old, was pronounced dead on arrival at the Manila Central University (MCU) Hospital this morning. Gulfo was the lead convenor and recently elected chairperson of Alyansa Kontra Demolisyon (AKD)-Malabon, local alliance of people’s organizations against demolitions of urban poor communities.

According to accounts, two unidentified men, who pretended to sell […]

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National youth group Anakbayan joined workers and other sectors in a protest held in Mendiola, Manila this morning, following yesterday’s conviction of the Supreme Court’s chief magistrate.

The youth group said that while they welcomed the impeachment court’s decision, the people should be warned that Corona’s conviction may give rise to an ‘Aquino court’. Thus, […]

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Corona’s conviction will pave way for Aquino court, more powers to implement anti-people, anti-poor policies –Anakbayan

Today’s conviction of the Supreme Court’s chief magistrate, Renato Corona, will grant President Noynoy Aquino and his ruling clique full control not only of the judiciary but effectively all branches of government. As such the government […]

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May 25, 2012
PRESS STATEMENT

The people want accountability, justice and real change –Anakbayan

As Chief Justice Renato Corona takes the witness stand today, we call on the Filipino people to be most vigilant and vocal in aspirations for accountability, justice and real change.

We call on CJ Corona to be truthful, to […]

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We call on the 188 congressmen and Senator Franklin Drilon to take up the challenge of Chief Justice Corona to sign the waivers disclosing to the public their bank accounts and financial records.

While we believe that it would have been better if the Chief Justice did not bind his disclosure with such condition, it […]

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The youth group Anakbayan condemned the Aquino administration today as the victims of a recent fire in Tondo, Manila exposed the blaze as ‘deliberately-set’ and a ‘demolition tactic’.

Last Friday’s fire, which left more than 5,000 people homeless, is supposedly to make way for another Public-Private Partnership (PPP) project: the modernization of the Manila North […]

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As DBM kicks off 2013 budget hearings
Filipino youth guarantees Aquino of fiercer protests vs budget cuts on education and social services –Anakbayan

The national youth group Anakbayan held a picket-protest in front of the Department of Budget and Management office this morning. Said organization of young workers, peasants and employees, students, out of […]

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Thousands of young workers and other youths will join today’s Labor Day protests across the country, to demand that the government take action on the perennial problems of unemployment and low wages which have worsened under the current administration.

“On top of the seemingly chronic problems faced by Filipino workers such as unemployment, contractualization, and […]

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