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Teaching proper values hard with absence of “role models” among public officials – ACT

By Joey Natividad CITY OF NAGA, Bicol Region – Teaching moral and proper values to students is hard if students cannot find public leaders who can serve as “role models.”…

Teachers wearing black protest: Instead money for drug-testing, pay hike!

Teachers wearing black protest: Instead money for drug-testing, pay hike!

By Joey Natividad CITY OF NAGA, Bicol Region – Members of the Alliance of Concerned Teachers -National Capital Region wore black tops to schools Friday to protest the proposed drug…

NDFP’s observation on North Korea – US Summit in Singapore

NDFP’s observation on North Korea – US Summit in Singapore

OSLO, Norway — The National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) welcomes the historic meeting between Chairman Kim Jong Un of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) and President…

Sison challenges Duterte government: Open the peace documents for the Press and the Public have the right to know

Sison challenges Duterte government: Open the peace documents for the Press and the Public have the right to know

LEGAZPI CITY — Professor Jose Maria Sison, NDFP chief political consultant, challenged the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) to make public the contents of the Stand Down…

Sison describes “frustrating” of GRP cancellation of upcoming ceasefire and peace talks on June 28

Sison describes “frustrating” of GRP cancellation of upcoming ceasefire and peace talks on June 28

CITY OF NAGA. Bicol Region – The National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) expresses its frustration over the Philippine Government’s cancellation of the scheduled peace talks on June 28…

Militant youth hit violent police dispersal of striking Nutriasia workers 

Militant youth hit violent police dispersal of striking Nutriasia workers 

QUEZON CITY – Activist youth group Anakbayan deplored the brutal police dispersal of striking NutriAsia workers and hit Duterte over his failed promises to end contractualization and ensure decent working…

Peace group warns military hawks, warmongers behind suspension of GRP-NDFP peace talks

Peace group warns military hawks, warmongers behind suspension of GRP-NDFP peace talks

By Joey Natividad CITY OF NAGA, Bicol Region — Militarist hawks and warmongers who dominate the affairs of the Philippine state have alarmed peace groups which are advocating for the…

Youth group describes June 12: “Hindipendence” Day

Youth group describes June 12: “Hindipendence” Day

MANILA — Youth group Anakbayan joins other progressive organizations and individuals in a day-long series of protests today, June 12, which they derided as #Hindipendence Day in light of Duterte’s…

Religious group Independence Day message: Duterte has no moral ascendancy to lead. Stand up for Sovereignty!

Religious group Independence Day message: Duterte has no moral ascendancy to lead. Stand up for Sovereignty!

By Joey Natividad CITY OF NAGA, Bicol Region – As we commemorate Philippine Independence Day, the Filipino people continue to face challenges and threats to their rights and freedom as…

Third priest killed in PH since December

Third priest killed in PH since December

By CBCPNews MANILA, Philippines, 10 June 2018 — Gunmen have killed a Catholic priest in Nueva Ecija on Sunday, less than a week after another priest was hurt in a…