Health groups conducted a people's hearing on the crimes of Noynoy Aquino against the people held at Plaza Salamanca in Manila City. Pher Pasion

Health groups intensify calls for Aquino’s resignation

April 14, 2015

Health workers’ groups gathered at Plaza Salamanca along Taft Avenue in Manila to intensify their call for President Aquino’s resignation from the presidency, days after the latest House hearing on the Mamasapano bloodbath. An alliance of health advocates, workers, and professionals calling for Aquino’s resignation, Rx: Aquino Resign Now!, said that the president’s crimes can no […]

(Left) House probe on Mamasapano incident. (Right) President Aquino. Photos: Gabriela Women's Party; Malacanang Photo

Makabayan bloc’s 20 questions to President Aquino on Mamasapano

April 7, 2015

The House Committee on Public Order and Safety, together with the Committee on Peace, Reconciliation, and Unity, again, and in an expression of utmost loyalty to President Aquino, voted to reject the Makabayan bloc’s* motion for the House of Representatives to officially submit to the President 20 questions regarding his actions on the Mamasapano debacle. […]

Pinababasura ng mga manggagawa ang Wage Rationalization Law na ginagamit umano ng malalaking kapitalista at gobyerno para manatiling mababa ang sahod nila. Kontribusyon

‘P15 dagdag-sahod, ni hindi papasa bilang limos’

March 19, 2015

Binatikos ng alyansa ng mga manggagawa sa pribado at pampublikong sektor na All Workers’ Unity ang regional wage board ng National Capital Region (NCR) na nag-apruba ng P15 dagdag-sahod. Anila, ni hindi papasa bilang “abuloy” ang naturang halaga. Matagal nang hirap ang mga manggagawa na pagkasyahin ang mababang sahod sa tumataas na gastusin, kabilang ang tumataas […]

Cover ng librong "Kuro-kuro" ni Prop. Arao

Librong ‘Kuro-kuro’ ni Prop. Danilo Arao, lumabas na

March 17, 2015

Lumabas na ang librong may titulo’t mga kabanatang doble-doble ang pagkakasulat. Inilabas na ng Flipside Publishing ang librong “Kuro-kuro” ni Danilo Araña Arao at mada-download na ito sa Google Play, iTunes, Kobo, Barnes & Noble at Flipreads. Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/books/details?id=SVgeBwAAQBAJ iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/kuro-kuro/id975994342 Kobo: https://store.kobobooks.com/en-US/ebook/kuro-kuro Barnes & Noble: http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/books/1121400937 Flipreads: http://flipreads.com/kuro-kuro Ang libro ay binubuo ng […]

#WomensDay | Paglala ng kanilang kalagayan, batayan ng panawagang #AquinoResign ng kababaihan

March 9, 2015

Aabot sa 10,000 kababaihan at iba pang mamamayan ang nagprotesta sa Pandaigdigang Araw ng Kababaihan ngayong Marso 8 para ipanawagang bumaba na sa puwesto ang anila’y “pahirap, pahamak, pabaya, at pasista” na si Pangulong Aquino. Sa umaga, lumahok ang ilang miyembro at lider ng grupong pangkababaihan ng Gabriela sa sympathy march ng ilang aktibo at retiradong miyembro ng pulisya kasama ang […]

Is AFP’s ‘all-out war’ underway in Maguindanao?

March 1, 2015

Is the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) launching an undeclared all-out war against the Moro people in Maguindanao? This was the question asked by Moro human rights organization Suara Bangsamoro after military and police operations forced civilians from at least 12 barangays in Datu Unsay, Sharif Aguak, and Sharif Saidona towns in Maguindanao province to evacuate their […]

‘Walang coordination’ | #Link4Justice para sa katotohanan, pananagutan pinaharangan ng Palasyo

February 26, 2015

Batay sa maraming ulat, at batay sa pag-amin din mismo ng nakausap ng mga demonstrador na opisyal ng National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) ng Philippine National Police (PNP), iniutos ng “mga nakatataas” sa kanila ang pagharang sa mga mananalangin at magsasagawa ng human chain — tinaguriang #Link4Justice — mula Kampo Crame hanggang EDSA Shrine. Isang […]

PHOTOS | One Billion Rising PH: A clarion call for ‘revolution’

February 18, 2015

It was a sunny Saturday morning in the city of Manila on V-Day. Erecting a stage in front of a shrine named in honor of the first Philippine revolution’s leader, organizers led by Gabriela, Gabriela Women’s Party and New Voice Company were determined to stage a “main rising” befitting the “Revolution” theme. Yes, as with most One Billion Rising […]

Workers call for Aquino’s resignation

February 17, 2015

Workers under the All-Workers Unity alliance today held simultaneous protests in various workplaces and government offices to press for a P16,000 monthly National Minimum Wage and to call for the resignation of Pres. Benigno Aquino III. Workers say that Aquino’s “disregard for the lives of Filipinos” can not only be seen in his role in […]