Press Release

Various groups under the #AbolishPork Movement today held protest activities as Congress railroads the passage of 2014 budget with pork barrel funds still intact.

Vencer Crisostomo, national chairperson of youth group Anakbayan said the message of the protests is to “condemn the Aquino government for its duplicity and continued obsession with pork funds.”

[…]

Continue Reading

The youth group Anakbayan today branded President Noynoy Aquino and Interior Secretary Mar Roxas as those responsible behind the illegal arrest of the so-called ‘Hacienda Luisita 11’. They lamented that warlordism is ‘alive and kicking’ in Tarlac province due to the spate of military abuses against farmers in Luisita, and the outright land-grabbing done by […]

Continue Reading

We condemn the Aquino government and its PNP for various attempts to sabotage the Abolish Pork “EDSA TAYO” protest earlier.

Earlier yesterday, various groups have assembled to march to EDSA and participate in the peaceful prayer vigil organized by concerned citizens and religious groups.

Thousands of riot police were mobilized, already waiting around […]

Continue Reading

“Don’t use us students as an excuse for your greed”

This was the message today of the youth group Anakbayan to members of the House of Representatives who are using blocking the removal of the Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) by claiming that it would affect college scholars and recipients of medical assistance.

“In the […]

Continue Reading

 

The youth group Anakbayan called for the resignation of Interior Secretary Mar Roxas, as well all other members of the Aquino ‘KKK’ (Kakampi, Kaklase, at Kabarilan, or Partymates, Classmates, and Shooting Range Partners) who have been implicated in various corruption scams.

This came in the heels of revelations by the Commission on Audit (COA) […]

Continue Reading

The youth group Anakbayan appealed to solons in today’s House deliberations on the Dept. of National Defense (DND) 2014 national budget to use their ‘power of the purse’ to punish the military for the recent airstrikes in Sagada, Mountain Province, as well as other atrocities by the Armed Forces.

Citing reports from the Cordillera Human […]

Continue Reading

The youth group Anakbayan criticized the Aquino administration today for allowing the so-called rice and oil cartels to raise prices, taking advantage of public attention on the pork barrel corruption scandal.

The price of rice nationwide has risen by P4 to P5 per kilo in the past month, with the cheapest kind of commercial rice […]

Continue Reading

Ano ang nasa likod ng planong pambobomba ng U.S sa bansang Syria?

Idinadahilan ni Barack Obama ang isang ‘chemical attack’ (nakakalason na gas) sa siyudad ng Damascus, kapitolyo ng Syria, kung saan mahigit 1,400 na mga sibilyan ang nasawi. Isinisisi niya ito sa kasalukuyang gobyerno ng bansa.

Pero ayon sa mga balita laban sa mainstream/corporate […]

Continue Reading