Youth group Anakbayan condemns the shooting dead of peasant leader Pedro Pendagay of the Golden Valley Banana Planters Association in Compostela Valley early in the morning today, March 23.

According to the Tanggol Magsasaka human rights network, Pendagay was shot dead inside his house in Barangay Anitapan, Mabini in Compostela Valley. He is the 43rd […]

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“The public should be vigilant against Duterte’s Martial Law threats. We should not take them lightly. The president’s repeated threats of imposing military rule show that his authoritarian ambitions are serious,” said Anakbayan National Chairperson Vencer Crisostomo.

This is the response of the progressive youth group Anakbayan to Duterte’s latest Martial Law threat in a […]

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Youth groups led by Anakbayan today held protest actions in major universities in Metro Manila and marched to Mendiola just outside the presidential palace in the afternoon to condemn the Duterte regime’s all-out war, bombings, killings and reign of terror against the Filipino people.

“Flatten the hills utos niya sa militar, collateral damage pasensya na […]

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Giving away Philippine territory to China is the height of treason, said national democratic youth group Anakbayan in response to President Rodrigo Duterte’s nonchalant declarations allowing Chinese intrusions in Panatag and Benham Rise.

“Duterte, puro ka paasa at pasakay pero sa totoo’y wala ka namang ginagawa laban sa panghihimasok ng imperyalistang China at US sa […]

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As Department of Labor and Employment Secretary Silvestre Bello releases the recently signed department order on contractualization today, the youth group Anakbayan said President Duterte should be made answerable for the failure to junk the said anti-worker scheme.

“With the signing of this new order legitimizing the persistence of various contractual employment schemes, it […]

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Iskolars ng bayan and youth groups led by Anakbayan today marched in protest to the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) in Quezon City in time for the death anniversary of UP student Kristel Tejada who committed suicide 4 years back because of her inability to pay expensive tuition.

Anakbayan joined the UP community and the […]

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The youth group Anakbayan strongly condemns President Duterte’s threats to use brute force to evict thousands of homeless people now occupying vacant and idle public housing in Pandi, Bulacan, saying this further exposes Duterte’s real anti-poor and fascist character.

“Peke ang mga populistang pangako ni Duterte. Siya ay kontra-mahihirap at pasista. Kapag pinapatay ang mahihirap […]

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“Just a few days back Duterte ordered the military to flatten the hills with bombs and disregard civilian casualties in its all-out war. We fear that resuming peace talks will all be for show if Duterte continues to hold contempt for human rights,” said Anakbayan National Chairperson Vencer Crisostomo.

The youth group said the Duterte […]

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Even as the youth group Anakbayan welcomes the resumption of the peace talks, the group casted doubt on the Duterte regime’s sincerity in pursuing the negotiations with the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP).

“The peace talks must address the issue of holding the Duterte government accountable for the indiscriminate bombings, the killings and […]

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“Bawat araw mas nagiging malinaw na si Duterte ay isang berdugo, pasista, at may balak na maging diktador katulad ng kanyang iniidolong si Marcos,” said Anakbayan National Chairperson Vencer Crisostomo in the wake of the president’s latest martial law threat.

The youth group Anakbayan today morning trooped to Camp Aguinaldo to condemn Duterte for once […]

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On International Women’s Day, March 8, 2017, youth group Anakbayan joins women’s groups and other people’s organizations in condemning the Duterte regime for its empty promises and crimes against the people.

Protesters marched towards the US Embassy and held a program there in the morning before proceeding to the Liwasang Bonifacio in the afternoon and concluding […]

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National democratic youth group Anakbayan strongly denounces the Duterte regime’s resumption of the anti-poor and fascist “war on drugs” that has led to the indiscriminate killings of almost 8,000 alleged drug suspects in the past eight months.

“Under the Duterte regime, alleged drug suspects from the ranks of the poor have been targetted for brutal […]

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