LIVE UPDATES | #SaveMaryJaneVeloso

April 27, 2015

Tweets by @pinoyweekly This April 28, the Indonesian government led by President Joko Widodo has committed to kill overseas Filipino worker Mary Jane Veloso. This despite the frantic last-minute campaign to plead for her clemency, from the various people’s organizations and personalities in the Philippines to Indonesian groups and celebrities to migrant rights activists and […]

Larawan | Ika-42 taon ng pagkakatatag ng NDF, ginunita sa raling iglap

April 25, 2015

Nagsagawa ng raling iglap sa mataong kalsada ng EDSA at Aurora Boulevard sa Cubao, Quezon City ang  rebolusyonaryong mga organisasyong kaanib ng National Democratic Front (NDF), bilang paggunita sa ika-42 anibersaryo ng pagkakatatag nito. Sa kanilang martsa, muling ipinanawagan ng NDF ang pagpapatalsik sa namamayaning sistemang pampulitika at panlipunan sa Pilipinas na kinakatawan ng administrasyong Aquino. […]

Mag-asawang Tiamzon, pinahuli ni Aquino kahit na mahalagang konsultant sa usapang pangkapayapaan. PW File Photo

Kaso vs mag-asawang Tiamzon, ibinasura ng korte

April 17, 2015

Ibinasura ng Quezon City Regional Trial Court Branch 81 ang isa sa dalawang kaso ng kidnapping laban kina Benito Tiamzon at Wilma Austria, mag-asawang rebolusyonaryo at kapwa peace consultant ng National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDF). Ayon sa grupong Karapatan, nabigong sumipot sa pre-trial hearing ng korte si Sgt. John Jacob, tumatayong complainant-witness sa isang […]

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 […]