Youth group Anakbayan today condemned Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala for claiming that the farmers of Kidapawan are not experiencing hunger, saying he is only inventing tales to escape accountability and justify the bloody dispersal which led to at least 3 confirmed deaths and hundreds wounded. “This is too much! First, they want to pin the […]

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­Statement of youth leaders in solidarity mission

We, youth leaders from the national youth organizations Anakbayan and Kabataan Partylist travelled to Spottswood United Methodist Church (UMC) in Kidapawan in a solidarity mission a day after the bloody dispersal of farmers which led to the deaths of at least 2 farmers and the wounding of dozens […]

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At least three farmers were killed on April 1 when fully armed police forces shot at thousands of protesting farmers demanding the Aquino government to give immediate relief from the prolonged droughts that ravaged their farmlands since last year.

The police brutally assaulted unarmed farmers and lumad indigenous peoples who have been barricading the […]

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