Press Statement
August 31, 2012

Anakbayan statement on Mar Roxas appointment as DILG secretary

Roxas DILG appointment shows Aquino hypocrisy and trapo ways

The reported appointment of “kapartido” Mar Roxas as Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) secretary, if true, shows how hypocritical and unabashedly trapo the Aquino administration is.

Many demand […]

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The youth group Anakbayan joined relatives of victims of enforced disappearances in commemorating the International Day of the Disappeared earlier today in a program at the Plaza Miranda, Manila.

Vencer Crisostomo, national chairperson of Anakbayan, lambasted the President for ‘Noynoying’, or refusing to take measures against the continuing occurrence of enforced disappearances under his administration.

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“Shameless”

This was how Vencer Crisostomo, national chairperson of the youth group Anakbayan, described today’s oil price hike, the third in two weeks.

Shell, Petron, and Seaoil hiked the price of diesel by P0.75 per liter, kerosene by P0.60, and gasoline by P0.25. Pump prices were jacked up twice last week while it was rolled […]

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Sereno appointment as Chief Justice confirms what we knew all along: CJ impeachment was about Luisita and about President Noynoy Aquino’s control of the judiciary for his clan’s interests.

Sereno in her opinion regarding the Cojuangco-Aquino-owned Luisita, wanted farmers to pay Cojuangcos P10 billion. We must take note that land valuation issue in Luisita is […]

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Youth group Anakbayan today slammed the planned MRT/LRT fare hike being pushed by the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC), and said “waves of protests” will be waged by youth and students against to “derail” the fare increase.

DOTC secretary Mar Roxas said in a congress hearing yesterday that the government will pursue the implementation […]

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Anakbayan to Aquino: What happened to promises to stop oil overpricing?

 

Amidst news of planned “big time” increases in oil prices, youth group Anakbayan reminded President Noynoy Aquino of his promised moves to investigate and stop oil price hikes and overpricing.

“It appears nothing has been done since the president promised to review the […]

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Bakit dapat managot ang Rehimeng U.S-Aquino sa mga nagaganap na Sakuna?

 

1. Walang Malinaw na mga Polisiya at Programa

Walang malinaw na polisiya o programa ang Rehimeng U.S-Aquino sa disaster risk reduction (pagpapababa ng posibilidad/panganib na maganap ang isang sakuna).

Kitang-kita ito sa usapin ng pambansang budget: malaking pondo ang nakalaan sa mga bagay na gagamitin […]

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Mabuting ipaglaban ang karapatan, lalo na ng mga kababaihan, sa kalusugan. Subalit hindi ito ang motibo sa likod ng pagsusulong ni Noynoy Aquino sa RH Bill. Kaya naman kinakailangan maging maingat ang mga kabataan sa hype na inilulunsad ng Rehimeng U.S-Aquino sa nasabing panukala.

Bakit isinusulong ng Rehimeng U.S-Aquino ang RH Bill?

‘Pagkontrol sa populasyon […]

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Press Release
August 17, 2012

Planned ‘mega-demolition’ of urban poor communities will be met with mass protests – Anakbayan

Youth group Anakbayan today warned the Aquino government of “widespread protests” if it continues with its plan to forcibly relocate more than 195,000 poor families and “blast” their houses. 

Vencer Crisostomo, Anakbayan national chairperson, assailed […]

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Anakbayan, organization of young workers, peasants, urban poor youth and students, held a protest action and hurled paint bombs at the Department of Public Works and Highways office in Manila this morning. Said protest is reaction to Malacañang Palace’s recent marching orders to forcibly relocate some 195,000 families residing in Metro Manila waterways and Laguna […]

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Ang ulan ay dulot ng kalikasan. Pero ang baha at iba pang sakuna ay dulot ng tao.

Sa mga baha na puminsala sa malaking bahagi ng Luzon, malaki ang pananagutan ng Rehimeng US-Aquino sa sambayanang Pilipino.

Sa loob ng ilang araw, ibinagsak sa malaking bahagi ng Luzon ang tubig-ulan na katumbas ng karaniwang ibinabagsak ng […]

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Anakbayan, national organization of the Filipino youth, expresses its deepest sympathies to the hundreds of thousands of victims of the floods which submerged most of Metro Manila, Central Luzon and Southern Tagalog.

Floods following persistent rains over the last few days claimed the lives of 60 people and have wrought havoc on the lives […]

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