Youth groups Anakbayan, League of Filipino Students, and Student Christian Movement together with other sectoral organizations gathered at Tanduay Distillers Inc-Cabuyao Laguna to support the worker’s strike led by the Tanggulang Ugnayan Daluyang Lakas ng Anakpawis sa Tanduay Distillers Inc. (TUDLA).

Anakbayan supported the workers’ calls for regularization and wage hike. They also condemned the […]

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Youth group Anakbayan together with other progressive youth organizations under the Rise for Education alliance hurled paint bombs at the gate of the Commission of Higher Education main office. The youth groups expressed their dismay over the actions of CHED and the Aquino government that support the tuition hike.

CHED announced 313 schools are allowed […]

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Up to a million students could drop out of school as government implements the controversial K to 12 program next year, according to youth group Anakbayan.

Anakbayan national chairperson Vencer Crisostomo said the Department of Education’s “K12 ready” report revealed that only 3,839 of the 7,976 or only 48% of public high schools nationwide have submitted […]

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Nakikiisa ang Anakbayan sa pakikibaka ng mga manggagawa ng Tanduay, na pinamumunuan ng Tanggulan Ugnayan Daluyang Lakas ng Anakpawis sa Tanduay Distillers Inc. (TUDLA), para sa regular na hanapbuhay at makataong kundisyon sa pagawa. Ang Tanduay Distillers Inc. ay pagmamayari ng kilalang malaking negosyante na si Lucio Tan.

Ikinasa ng mga manggagawa ng […]

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On the commemoration of the 8th death anniversary of the working class hero Crispin Beltran, youth group together with other progressive organizations led by Kilusang Mayo Uno marched from Plaza Miranda to the Department of Labor and Employment-National Capital Region (DOLE-NCR) office. The organizations called for justice for the 72 Kentex workers.

“The 72 Kentex […]

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Youth group Anakbayan together with other progressive organizations joined the national day of mourning for Kentex workers led by Kilusang Mayo Uno.

Progressive organizations marched to the Department of Labor and Employment, where a meeting between the bureaucrats of DOLE and the Kentex management is being held, calling for justice and accountability for the […]

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Youth group Anakbayan together with other progressive organizations joined the national day of mourning for Kentex workers led by Kilusang Mayo Uno.

Progressive organizations marched to the Department of Labor and Employment, where a meeting between the bureaucrats of DOLE and the Kentex management is being held, calling for justice and accountability for the death […]

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Youth group Anakbayan today assailed President Benigno Aquino for his “no-show” and “lack of empathy” for the Kentex workers and their families. Seventy two workers died and 20 are missing in the fire which broke out last May 13 in Valenzuela, said to be the highest number of deaths in a factory fire in the […]

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Youth group Anakbayan together with other youth organizations marched from Philcoa to the office of the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) to protest against President Benigno Aquino III’s anti-youth policies such as the approval of tuition hikes and other school fees and the K-12 program. 

The youth groups used the […]

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Youth organization Anakbayan condemned the administration of President Benigno Aquino III and his “anti-worker” policies today as they marched to celebrate the International Worker’s day.

“Since the first day Aquino stepped in as the president of the Philippines he has done nothing ito improve workers conditions, but instead have worsened poverty, oppression, and exploitation. Aquino […]

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Youth group Anakbayan today accused Department of Justice (DOJ) secretary Leila De Lima of aiding the “cover-up” of US involvement in Mamasapano after the DOJ released a report on the bloodbath which included a testimony by a prime witness that 2 American soldiers died in the offensive.

Anakbayan national chairperson Vencer Crisostomo questioned the delayed […]

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Youth group Anakbayan together with other progressive youth organizations staged a mock graduation in Mendiola in condemnation of the joblessness under the Aquino administration. Anakbayan pointed out that despite of the boastful remarks of the Aquino administration about the growth of the Philippine economy, the 2014 data of unemployment and underemployment show that there are […]

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