A day before Aquino’s State of the Nation Address, progressive youth group Anakbayan together with other youth groups prepare their protest materials for “SONA ng BAYAN,” which they plan to mark with a huge mass demonstration.

“Aquino’s lies cannot hide the systemic corruption and anti-people policies under his administration. The people want him out of […]

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Youth group Anakbayan today condemned the intensifying harassment, threats, and surveillance operations conducted by military agents against activists and members of progressive organizations in the weeks approaching BS Aquino’s last State of the Nation Address (SONA).

“The Aquino government is dead wrong if it thinks state terror can stop the massive […]

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Youth group Anakbayan condemned Aquino administration’s harassment of Antonieta Dizon, an activist leader of Confederation for Unity, Recognition and Advancement of Government Employees (COURAGE).  Dizon, a victim of military agent harassment, has seek refuge in Integrated Bar of the Philippines, is besieged by military agents.

“We condemn the Armed Forces of the Philippines […]

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Youth group Anakbayan and other progressive student organizations today held protest actions against Aquino’s K-12 program and called for its immediate junking.

Students from Ramon Magsaysay High School, Batasan High School, Manila High School, National Teachers College, and Polytechnic University of the Philippines joined the protest in their campuses.

“K12, Tuition and other […]

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Kinukondena ng Anakbayan ang naganap na masaker sa Purok 7, Barangay Paradise Embac, distrito ng Paquibato sa Davao.

Pinaslang sa masaker sina Datu Ruben Enlog, datu ng Sitio Manipis at tagapangulo ng Nagkahiusang Lumad na Mag-uuma sa Paquibato (NAGKALUPA), Randy Carnasa at Garyo Quimbo.

Hating-gabi ng […]

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Kinukundena ng Anakbayan ang iligal na pagaresto at detensyon ni Adelberto Silva, konsultant ng National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP), ang kanyang asawa at kapwa aktibista na si Sharon Cabusao at kasamang si Isidro De Lima.

Bukod sa pagiging konsultant ng NDFP, si Silva ay isang beteranong lider-manggagawa […]

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Youth group Anakbayan together with other progressive organizations protested outside the House of Representatives, denouncing the proposals to lift Philippine economic restrictions via constitutional amendment.

“Lifting the economic restrictions would allow foreign capital to further exploit our natural resources and labor force. This movement for the further liberalization of our […]

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Youth groups led by Anakbayan, League of Filipino Students and National Union of Students of the Philippines, and organizations under the STOP K to 12 alliance met the first day of classes with protests against the K-12 program and tuition and other school fees increases.

The organizations held protest actions and signature campaigns in Batasan […]

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Youth group Anakbayan today asked why government is not looking into the profits of the big private schools in the country amidst impending tuition hikes this school year.

“The Aquino government is turning a blind eye to the fact that schools are posting billions in profits because of the skyrocketing tuition rates. Meanwhile, […]

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Youth group Anakbayan today said the K-12 program will result to tuition high tuition rates as the Department of Education (DepEd) announced its approval of the tuition increases opf more than 1200 private schools in the country. Tuition rates are set to increase by as much as 29%, according to DepEd.

According to Vencer Crisostomo, […]

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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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