The resignation of Vice President Leni Robredo from the Duterte cabinet should prompt the serious prosecution of former president Noynoy Aquino and officials of the past administration for corruption, violation of the constitution and other crimes against the people.

President Duterte should now immediately prosecute Aquino and officials of his administration over violations of the […]

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Sulong sa higit na paglakas, paglawak at paglaban! Pahayag sa ika-18 na anibersaryo ng Anakbayan at ika-52 na anibersaryo ng Kabataang Makabayan

Pagbati at pagpupugay ang pinaaabot ng pambansang pamunuan ng Anakbayan sa lahat ng mga kasapi, lider at mga alyadong organisasyon nito sa buong bansa at ibayong dagat sa okasyong ito ng anibersaryo ng Anakbayan […]

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We are writing this letter in response to the blatant lies and malicious accusations thrown by Rina Jimenez-David against activists and the Left in her column entitled “Better lukewarm than absent” that was published in the Inquirer Opinion section last October 21.

Contrary to the deceptive claims of David, Anakbayan and other organizations of the legal democratic […]

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As President Rodrigo Roa Duterte makes his first state visit to the People’s Republic of China today, the national democratic youth organization Anakbayan urges the president to persevere in charting an independent foreign policy. Concretely, this means breaking off with the decades-old lopsided relations with the United States while avoiding inequitable entanglements with rising foreign […]

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President Rodrigo Duterte’s strong statement against United States President Barack Obama is courageous and just especially considering the long history of unequal and oppressive PH-US colonial relations. US imperialist war and exploitation is responsible for deaths of millions of Filipinos and the deepening poverty, hunger and backwardness in the country.

The US terror war is […]

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We condemn the unjust and illegal arrest and detention of anti fare train hike and anti train privatization activist Angelo Suarez. He was arrested and detained last night by security guards of the MRT as he was commuting home and was brought to the police for “vandalism.” Suarez is convenor of Train Riders Network […]

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We are happy that the formal peace talks between Government of the Philippines (GPH) and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) have resumed and hopeful that the talks will address the roots of poverty and armed conflict in the country.

We commend President Rodrigo Duterte for his determination in pursuing the talks, […]

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Nagpapaabot ang Anakbayan ng taos pusong pakikiramay sa pamilya, mga kaibigan, at mga kasama ni Wendell Mollenido Gumban na nagbuwis ng buhay sa isang engkwentro sa mga element ng 66th Infantry Battalion ng Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) sa Barangay Andap, New Bataan, Compostela Valley noong Hulyo 23, 2016.

Nagdadalamhati ang mga manggagawa, […]

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Anakbayan welcomes President Rodrigo Duterte’s first State of the Nation Address (SONA) as a breath of fresh air from the typical SONAs of the previous administrations characterized by empty rhetoric, unwillingness to listen to the people, and wanton violence against peaceful protesters and activists.

We extend our approval to Duterte’s announcement of a unilateral ceasefire […]

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Within a month of assuming office, President Rodrigo Duterte has signed an Executive Order on freedom of information for all government offices under the executive branch, including state universities and colleges and government corporations.

Anakbayan commends President Duterte for taking swift action on this. This is in stark contrast with the previous administration, which sat […]

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Junking of charges vs Arroyo a grave injustice to the Filipino people

The Supreme Court ruling junking the charges against former president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo is a grave injustice against the Filipino people who were victims of Arroyo’s plunder, corruption, fascism and puppetry.

We condemn the Noynoy Aquino regime for paving the way for Arroyo’s […]

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The Filipino youth are jubilant on the ruling of the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) in favor of the Philippines’ case against China’s bogus nine-dash claim over 90 percent of the West Philippine Sea.

The PCA has held China responsible for blatantly violating the Philippines’ sovereign right over its exclusive economic zone and extended continental […]

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