As thousands of protesters march in the streets today to call for a stop to the killings under the Duterte regime’s ‘war on drugs’, counterinsurgency ‘all-out war’, and martial law in Mindanao, youth group Anakbayan said Duterte has been fully unmasked as a fascist who wishes to follow the footsteps of the late dictator Ferdinand […]

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Youth and student formations led by Anakbayan warned Duterte not to sabotage the September 21 anti-martial law protest and using this as pretext to impose nationwide martial law, saying this will hasten his fascist regime’s downfall.

“Out of desperation, Duterte has taken to mocking the September 21 anti-martial law rally and trivializing the Filipino people’s […]

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Youth groups and students from the country’s biggest universities are joining the protest rally on September 21 amidst gov’t announcements canceling classes and government work on the same day.

“A broad front of youth and student formations has formed alongside the victims of Duterte’s ‘triple wars’ against the Filipino people,” said Anakbayan National Chairperson Vencer […]

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Marcos rehabilitation furthers Duterte’s dictatorial designs – Anakbayan

President Duterte’s floating of a compromise agreement with the Marcoses, trading the return of the family’s ill-gotten wealth in exchange for granting immunity, serves to further Duterte’s dictatorial designs, said youth group Anakbayan.

“Duterte’s compromise plan with the Marcoses is part of a grand plan to complete […]

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Today, the Commission on Appointments (CA) composed of Duterte-allied congressmen, senators, and bureaucrat capitalists has refused the services of a genuinely progressive land reform advocate in Ka-Paeng Mariano. Ka-Paeng has decades in his tenure as a peasant leader, surviving the worst the reactionary state has to inflict: the 1987 Mendiola Massacre and as part of […]

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“In this day and age, violence is an understatement. Violence is a word that hardly suffices to describe the blood, gore, shock, and terror instigated by state forces all throughout the nation – from the distant mountains of Mindanao right to the alleyways of Caloocan.”

This is the statement of Anakbayan National Chairperson Vencer Crisostomo, […]

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President Rodrigo Duterte’s defense of presidential son Paolo ‘Pulong’ Duterte highlights the duplicity of his anti-drug war, said the youth group Anakbayan. “This only demonstrates how close Duterte allies are deceitfully shielded from investigation while small-time drug peddlers, users, and mere suspects are murdered by police without any due process,” the group emphasized.

This is […]

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A former University of the Philippines Diliman Interior Design student Carl Angelo Arnaiz, 19, who was found riddled with gunshot wounds in a Caloocan City morgue, August 28, 10 days after reported missing by his family, is the latest victim of the fascist Duterte regime’s bloody drug war, said youth group Anakbayan.

Arnaiz, accused of […]

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Amidst reports of an additional 7 Manggahan floodway residents arrested by police forces, youth group Anakbayan today called for the immediate release of the now 48 arrested in connection to the August 31 dispersal of residents barricading against the demolition of their homes at the Manggahan Floodway in Pasig City.

According to the testimonies of […]

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Youth group Anakbayan today joined Kadamay and other groups in a protest action at the Eastern Police District Headquarters in Pasig City to call for the immediate release of 41 residents, including 10 minors, arrested during yesterday’s violent police dispersal of the Kadamay barricade in the Manggahan Floodway in Pasig City.

The youth […]

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Youth group Anakbayan in a statement condemned the violent attack by police and local government forces against Kadamay’s barricade in the Manggahan Floodway in Pasig City.

Kadamay, the progressive mass organization for the urban poor, has enjoined the residents of the East Bank Floodway, Brgy. Sta. Lucia, to defend their homes and livelihood against […]

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Youth group tells Duterte: ‘Look what you make our people do’

Anakbayan today welcomed the arrival of thousands of delegates of the “Lakbayan 2017,” a national caravan of the Bangsamoro and national minority groups from various parts of the Philippines.

The “Lakbayanis,” composed of various national minority groups and Moro from Mindanao, Visayas, Northern and […]

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