President Rodrigo Duterte’s defense of presidential son Paolo ‘Pulong’ Duterte highlights the duplicity of his anti-drug war, said the youth group Anakbayan. “This only demonstrates how close Duterte allies are deceitfully shielded from investigation while small-time drug peddlers, users, and mere suspects are murdered by police without any due process,” the group emphasized.

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A former University of the Philippines Diliman Interior Design student Carl Angelo Arnaiz, 19, who was found riddled with gunshot wounds in a Caloocan City morgue, August 28, 10 days after reported missing by his family, is the latest victim of the fascist Duterte regime’s bloody drug war, said youth group Anakbayan.

Arnaiz, accused of […]

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Amidst reports of an additional 7 Manggahan floodway residents arrested by police forces, youth group Anakbayan today called for the immediate release of the now 48 arrested in connection to the August 31 dispersal of residents barricading against the demolition of their homes at the Manggahan Floodway in Pasig City.

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Youth group Anakbayan today joined Kadamay and other groups in a protest action at the Eastern Police District Headquarters in Pasig City to call for the immediate release of 41 residents, including 10 minors, arrested during yesterday’s violent police dispersal of the Kadamay barricade in the Manggahan Floodway in Pasig City.

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Youth group Anakbayan in a statement condemned the violent attack by police and local government forces against Kadamay’s barricade in the Manggahan Floodway in Pasig City.

Kadamay, the progressive mass organization for the urban poor, has enjoined the residents of the East Bank Floodway, Brgy. Sta. Lucia, to defend their homes and livelihood against […]

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Youth group tells Duterte: ‘Look what you make our people do’

Anakbayan today welcomed the arrival of thousands of delegates of the “Lakbayan 2017,” a national caravan of the Bangsamoro and national minority groups from various parts of the Philippines.

The “Lakbayanis,” composed of various national minority groups and Moro from Mindanao, Visayas, Northern and […]

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Youth group Anakbayan condemns the Duterte administration and the Philippine National Police for the surveillance operations conducted by several police agents at University of Sto. Tomas, Polytechnic University of the Philippines – Sta. Mesa, Ateneo De Manila University, and at the International Center in UP Diliman where the delegates for ‘Lakbayan 2017’ are currently staying.

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Youth group Anakbayan is calling for intensified protest actions all over the country against what the group called the “US-Marcos Dictatorship” that has fully unfolded to the extreme right.

The group said Rodrigo Duterte has fully assumed the role of fascist despot through the escalated extrajudicial killings under the Oplan Tokhang, the brutal “all-out-war” against […]

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Youth group Anakbayan today joined various sectors in condemning the cold-blooded murder of Grade 11 student Kian Delos Santos and the spike of drug killings under the guise of Oplan Tokhang perpetuated by the US-Duterte regime. The group also calls for militant protest actions in communities, schools, as well as universities all over the country […]

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Youth groups led by Anakbayan today afternoon held black ribbon protests at the University of the Philippines Diliman, Polytechnic University of the Philippines Sta. Mesa, University of Santo Tomas, and the Scout Rotonda, Quezon City to condemn what they described as the US-Duterte regime’s massacre of the poor amidst the recent spike in drug killings. […]

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Youth group Anakbayan today said it is President Rodrigo Duterte’s nonexistent support for Judy Taguiwalo that led to her rejection as Social Welfare Secretary. The group added that the removal of Taguiwalo from the Duterte cabinet all the more exposes Duterte’s bias for the pro-US militarists, technocrats advocating neoliberal policies, and corrupt bureaucrat capitalists in […]

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Calls for Day of Solidarity and Protest on August 17

Youth group Anakbayan today joined various sectors in condemning the Duterte government’s plan to harass the Lumad “bakwit school” camp in the University of the Philippines Diliman. The group also called for a “Day of Solidarity and Protest vs Martial Law and Fascism” on August […]

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