Aquino’s ambitious plan for a second term failed. His “bawi” is now an admission that he is hated by the people and that his “daang matuwid” government is one that is utterly corrupt and anti-people.

Aquino and his party were (and still are) serious in considering the term extension plans in order to […]

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“The Aquino administration failure to assert on the custody of Pemberton proves its obedience to its masters in Washington. While the family of Jennifer Laude cries for justice, Pres. Benigno ‘Amboy’ Aquino III is too busy defending VFA against its critics,” said Vencer Crisostomo, Anakbayan National Chairperson.

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Youth group Anakbayan today called the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) detrimental to the Philippines contrary to the blatant pro-us propaganda of the Aquino administration.

“VFA’s ambiguity provided the condition for the US to maintain their presence in the Philippines. Under the VFA the ‘activities’ done by the US troops are not defined, the number of […]

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We express our condolences to the family of Lando and Judah Dagansan who met their tragic end in the hands of the 66th Infantry Battalion of the Philippine Army.

Last Sunday (October 12), Lando Dagansan and his son Judah were killed on their way home by PFC Romel Escliba and PFC Jonard […]

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We in Anakbayan reiterate our solidarity with the Filipino people in condemning the brutal murder of Jennifer Laude and express our most heartfelt sympathy with the Laude family.

We call on the Filipino youth and people to take action and call for justice for Laude, a transgendered woman, victim of a hate crime. […]

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Progressive youth organization Anakbayan today condemned the Department of Social Welfare and Development’s (DSWD) for distributing rotten food as relief goods for Mayon evacuees in Albay, Bicol. Evacuees in Daraga, Sto. Domingo, Camalig, Malilipot, Guinobatan and Ligao city evacuation centers received spoiled relief goods from DSWD.

“DSWD has already been criticized for distributing […]

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Press Release

October 13, 2014

Was US serviceman involved in Olongapo slay?

‘Youth group calls on independent probe on murder of transgender Filipina’


Anakbayan condemns the murder of a Filipina transgender in Subic which, according to reports, involved a member of the US Marines.

The victim, Jeffrey Laude was last seen stepping […]

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Progressive youth organization, Anakbayan assailed the “blatant display of selective justice” under the administration of President Benigno Simeon Aquino III. The youth organization demanded genuine accountability for all those who are linked with corruption scandals, including the BS Aquino himself and his allies.

“While the administration ardently pushes for the investigation of Vice President Jejomar […]

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October 8, 2014

‘Aquino cabinet officials should resign over Metro traffic, flooding woes’

Youth group Anakbayan today assailed the government plan to increase fares for the Metro Rail Transit and the Light Rail Transit, calling the move “utterly shameless” ond “garapal.”

“After displaying gross incompetence and criminal neglect, the […]

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Press release

October 2, 2014

Progressive youth group Anakbayan expressed their condemnation of today’s signing of the P64.9-billion Light Rail Transit 1 (LRT-1) concession deal with the Light Rail Manila Consortium (owned mostly by Manuel V. Pangilinan and the Ayalas) linking Baclaran and Bacoor, Cavite saying that its privatization would only lead to multiple fare […]

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