The Aquino Administration: Anti-Poverty Alleviation, Anti-Peace Talks

People take up arms when the government is either incapable or unwilling to address their most urgent problems. This is a basic concept of history and politics which is relevant to the on-going peace talks between the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GPH) and the Communist […]

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LABANAN ANG ATAKE SA EDUKASYON, KABUHAYAN AT KARAPATAN NG KABATAAN AT MAMAMAYAN! ILANTAD AT LABANAN ANG PAKANA NI NOYNOY NA LUTUIN AT DAYAIN ANG HALALAN!

Inihanda ng Public Information Committee-Pambansang Himpilan ng Anakbayan

Abril 25, 2013

Sa ikatlong taon ng Rehimeng U.S-Aquino, tuloy-tuloy ang atake sa edukasyon, kabuhayan , kalikasan, pambansang patrimonya […]

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MAMAMAYAN ANG TALO SA NILULUTONG ELEKSYON NI AQUINO!

Inihanda ng Public Information Committee ng Pambansang Himpilan ng ANAKBAYAN

Abril 25, 2013

Naghahanda na ang Rehimeng U.S-Aquino sa paglulunsad ng mawalakang pandaraya sa Halalang 2013 para makamit ang resultang ’12-0′ o ‘9-3’ sa eleksyon ng mga senador, at pigilan ang pagkapanalo ng mga […]

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The youth group Anakbayan today said candidates should reveal how much they already spent on the campaign and the source of these funds.

Anakbayan national chairperson Vencer Crisostomo said the candidates should explain the “scandalously huge amount” they are spending on TV ads and other forms of campaigning.

“They are spending hundreds of millions […]

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Youth group Anakbayan today assailed the Comelec and said it is breaking the law for its failure to release the source code of the Precinct Count Optical Scan (PCOS) machines for the May 2013 elections.

Anakbayan national chairperson Vencer Crisostomo said that without the source code release, the public should brace for massive “e-cheating” and […]

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Press Release

Continuing poverty shows failure of Aquino’s anti-poverty programs – Anakbayan

Youth group Anakbayan today said the unchanged poverty statistics is proof that Aquino’s programs fail to address poverty.

Anakbayan national chairperson Vencer Crisostomo said Aquino’s programs have in fact “institutionalized and worsened” the situation of the poor in the country while favoring the […]

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Press Release

Youth group Anakbayan expressed their support to the call of the family of former Vice President Teofisto Guingona to pursue sincere peace talks with the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) in light of the recent shooting incident involving Guingona’s wife, Mayor Ruth Guingona.

Anakbayan also expressed their solidarity with the […]

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Press Release

Youth group warns of massive automated cheating; says Comelec’s source code problem is “bad omen”

Youth group Anakbayan today warned of massive automated cheating as Comelec announced that it might not be able to acquire the PCOS source codes and that there might not be enough time for a source code review.

Anakbayan […]

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Dismissing attempts to create a ‘Risa Hontiveros-Nancy Binay’ debate as a ‘last-ditch effort to save Hontiveros’ failing Senate bid’, a youth leader has challenged her to have a public debate with him instead.

In an attempt to pressure the UNA bet, supporters of Hontiveros have spammed the social networking sites Twitter and Facebook with ‘memes’ […]

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Youth groups led by Anakbayan, League of Filipino Students and National Union of Students of the Philippines (NUSP) today called on candidates to take a stand vs tuition hikes and “commercialization” of education.

According to Vencer Crisostomo, national chairperson of Anakbayan, candidates should stand up for the youth’s right to education and make concrete commitments […]

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Ang banta ng Comelec na idiskwalipika ang Kabataan at Piston Partylist na nakatakdang ilabas sa mga susunod na araw ay malinaw na atake ng rehimen sa mga progresibong partylists at kinatawan ng mga kabataan at mamamayan.

Karugtong ito ng sistematikong kampanya ng rehimen laban sa mga progresibo — naunang pagdidiskwalipika sa Kalikasan at Courage, […]

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Statement

The SC ruling on party-lists will further strengthen elite dominance in PH politics. It will further “trapofy” Congress. Instead of giving space for poor, the party-lists system will give more space for already dominant candidates. It reversed progressive and pro-poor intent of the party-list system. Expect more hacienderos, trapos and cabinet members to abuse […]

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