Defying President Duterte’s threats of a crackdown against progressives and activists, youth groups led by Anakbayan and the League of Filipino Students (LFS) are joining the Lumad children’s campout in front of the Department of Education (DepEd) head office in Pasig City against the continuing threats by the Duterte government against Lumad schools and communities […]

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Youth group Anakbayan today slammed Duterte’s most recent threat of launching a crackdown against legal progressive groups affiliated with leftwing alliance Bagong Alyansang Makabayan or Bayan, of which Anakbayan is a member.

“That Duterte is contemplating a crackdown against activists and progressive groups speaks much of his antipathy to any criticism and his thirst for […]

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On the third straight day of huge protests in Metro Manila against the visit of US President Donald Trump in line with the Asean Summit, progressive youth group Anakbayan slammed Philippine President Donald Trump’s subservience to Trump and US imperialism.

Duterte’s fully exposed subservience to US imperialism

“From symbolic gestures like serenading Trump up to […]

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Youth protesters led by Anakbayan and the League of Filipino Students tonight staged a lightning rally in front of the SM Mall of Asia where Asean Summit delegates gather for their gala night.

The youth group Anakbayan denounced the Asean Summit as a venue for imperialist collusion by major powers like the US, Japan, China, […]

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Anakbayan and other progressive youth groups today afternoon stormed the Philippine International Convention Center, the venue of the Asean summit, slipping past the heavy security cordon in a daring lightning rally to condemn what they called the “unholy alliance” between puppet president Rodrigo Duterte and his imperial overlord US President Donald Trump.

Calling both Duterte […]

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Stop treating education as business, youth group urges CHED

As the Commission on Higher Education reopens public consultations on the implementing rules and regulations (IRR) of Republic Act 10931 or the “Universal Access to Quality Tertiary Education Act,” youth and student groups led by Anakbayan trooped to the Philippine International Convention Center in […]

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Youth groups led by Anakbayan hold their first ever lighting rally near Malacañang under the Duterte administration to condemn the intensifying attacks of the Duterte administration against the Filipino people.

Dozens of activists surged near Gate 7 of Malacañang before lunch time today, carrying banners calling for justice for all victims […]

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Youth group Anakbayan lambasted President Rodrigo Duterte’s idea of launching a “revolutionary government” on Sunday, saying that the president’s pipedream type of government is nothing but a full-fledged dictatorship.

Duterte has earlier said that he will declare a “revolutionary government” once “destabilization efforts” against his administration becomes chaotic. “I will not hesitate […]

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Youth group Anakbayan dubbed the recent operation of the US military wherein a US Navy destroyer sailed close to disputed islands in the South China as “a vain attempt to project strength and power” to prepare for US President Donald Trump’s visit to Asia, particularly the Philippines, next month.

“The US military is apparently grandstanding […]

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An Anakbayan-De La Salle University (DLSU) student leader is the latest victim of intimidation and harassment by the Duterte regime’s security forces Sunday morning.

Two unarmed non-uniformed men introducing themselves as members of the Caloocan Police District went to the said youth leader’s house in Caloocan City and warned her continuing her affiliation with activist […]

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An Anakbayan leader was harassed, threatened and robbed by suspected military men at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP) main campus in Sta. Mesa yesterday, one day before today’s indignation protest versus repression at PUP.

Early yesterday morning, two men riding a motorcycle blocked the Anakbayan leader on the road near the PUP College […]

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Gov’t launches wave of attacks vs democratic rights Student regent removed, replaced by admin-appointed representative Admin closed down student offices and tambayans; took over campus publications Student council elections suspended New fees, mandatory uniform implemented Police forces deployed in campus

Student activism in Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP) is under attack as the school […]

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