On the heels of the successful February 23 nationwide walkout, youth groups led by Anakbayan joins today’s protest actions commemorating the 32nd anniversary of the EDSA people power uprising that overthrew the Marcos dictatorship. Today as in yesterday, youth and students are one with the Filipino people in registering their anger against the Duterte regime’s […]

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The forcible abduction and illegal arrest on impossible trumped-up charges of Marklen Maojo Maga, conspicuously timed a day before the #WalkoutPH, is a desperate and coward attempt to frustrate and undermine the growing protests against the fascist US-Duterte regime.

Maga, 39 years old, was abducted by plainclothes men who identified themselves as elements of the […]

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Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque and his mafia boss Duterte are modern day counterparts of Emilio Aguinaldo, Pedro Paterno, Felipe Buencamino, and other ilustrado traitors who sold out the country to US imperialism during the Philippine Revolutionary War for Independence.

Roque said in an interview with a Duterte supporter Wednesday that time will come when the […]

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There is nothing progressive about a transportation program that will disadvantage poor drivers and commuters while favoring corporate takeover of the transport sector.

Duterte and Tugade’s “Tanggal Bulok, Tanggal Usok” policy is a corrupt scheme to extort thousands of pesos from poor drivers in the guise of a “modernization” program. Jeepney drivers, who hardly earn […]

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Unfazed by Duterte’s threats and intimidation, a bigger mobilization led by thousands of youth is set on February 23 to oppose his fascist dictatorship and embark on the success of the nationwide walkout for education, freedom, and democracy.

The February 1 walkout is a resounding success that it has compelled no less than the president […]

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Youth group Anakbayan strongly condemns the filing of charges against its national chairperson Vencer Crisostomo, secretary general Einstein Recedes, and other progressive leaders over their alleged hand in inciting violence during the Nov. 13 anti-Trump protest in line with the ASEAN Summit last year.

On January 30, the Manila Office of the City Prosecutor issued […]

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Duterte, the country’s number one terrorist and murderer, has again affirmed his fascist regime’s long-standing policy of stifling people’s dissent. In yet another rambling speech on January 27, “Duterterorista” has reiterated his order for the mercenary armed forces to go after progressive legal organizations which they tagged as “communist legal fronts,” and subsequently, “enemies of […]

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Anakbayan strongly condemns the abrupt approval of House Concurrent Resolution No. 9 which allows the Congress to convene as a constituent assembly (con-ass) to amend the Philippine Constitution. With blatant disregard of its own rules and procedures, the House supermajority railroaded the decision, similar to how they passed the anti-poor TRAIN Law.

Duterte’s lackeys in […]

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The revocation of Rappler’s certificate of incorporation by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) speaks volumes on the fascist Duterte regime’s long-standing policy of stifling dissent. This is an outright and calibrated attack on the freedom of the press especially in a time of heightening political and economic turmoil.

This does not come as a […]

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Commission on Higher Education (CHED) commissioner Patricia Licuanan resigned from her position as CHED chair on January 15. Citing that she was phoned by Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea over the weekend to relinquish her post, Licuanan announced that “[w]hile my term by law ends in July 2018, I have decided it is time to go.”

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President Rodrigo Duterte gloating over the death of former UP student activist Jo Lapira who along with 14 others were killed in an ambush by military forces in Nasugbu, Batangas, took a swipe at leftist activism in a speech in Pampanga. Fighting for ideals, he said, is a waste of time: “Most of the left […]

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Pahayag sa ika-19 na anibersaryo ng Anakbayan

Pagbati sa lahat ng mga kasapi, lider mga kasaping organisasyon at mga kabataang lumalaban sa buong bansa at sa ibayong dagat. Ngayong araw ay ipinagdiriwang natin ang kaarawan ng dakilang lider-rebolusyunaryo na si Andres Bonifacio, ang ika-53 na anibersaryo ng Kabataang Makabayan at ika-19 na anibersaryo ng Anakbayan.

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