President Rodrigo Duterte, the Commission on Higher Education (CHED), and administrators of State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) must act swiftly to immediately implement free tuition in SUCs following the Senate’s allotment of at least P8.3 billion to provide free tuition for all SUC students.

The move to provide free tuition for SUCs is long overdue. […]

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As Anakbayan joins the Filipino youth and people in welcoming the allocation of P8.3 billion for free tuition in State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) in the 2017 national budget, the youth group also warned against “Christmas Scrooges” out to block the implementation of free education in the country.

“Ito ay isang maagang pamasko para […]

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Calls for junking of Oplan Bayanihan, freedom for all political prisoners

Youth group Anakbayan joins hundreds of “Lakbayan ng Visayas” delegates in a protest action in front of the Department of National Defense (DND) Headquarters at Camp Aguinaldo to call for the junking of the counterinsurgency campaign Oplan Bayanihan and press the release for […]

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“General Eduardo Año is a fascist Palparan protégé and was involved in extrajudicial killings and human rights violations in his stint as Army Chief under former President Noynoy Aquino,” said Anakbayan National Chairperson Vencer Crisostomo.

The youth group Anakbayan strongly condemned Año’s appointment as new Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Chief of Staff, saying […]

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The resignation of Vice President Leni Robredo from the Duterte cabinet should prompt the serious prosecution of former president Noynoy Aquino and officials of the past administration for corruption, violation of the constitution and other crimes against the people.

President Duterte should now immediately prosecute Aquino and officials of his administration over violations of the […]

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Following the Philippine National Police issuing of a “terror alert level 3” notice today, youth group Anakbayan warns the Duterte regime from using the threats posed by terrorist groups to impose a crackdown on political dissent and threaten the declaration of Martial Law.

“We warn Duterte against using the threat of terrorism to repress political […]

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