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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…

Nationalist youth balk over school opening woes, education capitalism, govt infra spending policies

Nationalist youth balk over school opening woes, education capitalism, govt infra spending policies

CITY OF NAGA, Bicol Region – As Bicol public students start their Monday opening of classes, they have nothing to rejoice as prices of food and commodities, and school-related goods…

Filipino group billeted at Sofitel Paris Le Faubourg for 1 month, who spent for their stay? Manila tongues on witchhunt

Filipino group billeted at Sofitel Paris Le Faubourg for 1 month, who spent for their stay? Manila tongues on witchhunt

MANILA, Philippines – Manila’s social media circles and rumor mill had talked about a group of Filipinos who were billeted for one month at France’s expensive hotel, Sofitel Paris Le…

Continue fighting for our right to self-determination, say dissatisfied Moros on Bangsamoro Basic Law

Continue fighting for our right to self-determination, say dissatisfied Moros on Bangsamoro Basic Law

By Joey Natividad CITY OF NAGA, Bicol Region – Militant Moro groups express dissatisfaction on the recently-passed Bangsamoro Basic Law. Suara Bangsamoro, in a statement, made public its disgust over…

Bangsamoro Basic Law, a “sham” to Moro destiny

Bangsamoro Basic Law, a “sham” to Moro destiny

QUEZON CITY – Progressive youth group Anakbayan has blasted the Duterte regime for railroading the passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law which it called “sham” and “tokenistic” as it does…

More Black Friday protests as TRAIN tax law “ill-effects” accelerates

More Black Friday protests as TRAIN tax law “ill-effects” accelerates

MANILA – After mounting another Black Friday Protest against the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Law, youth group Anakbayan has challenged the Duterte regime to heed to the…

Government workers calls for minimum wage hike for low-ranked employees

Government workers calls for minimum wage hike for low-ranked employees

QUEZON CITY— Government employees group, COURAGE, on Thursday bewailed the present economic plight of government employees and called for a national minimum wage increase of P16,000/month from the current P10,510/month…

Government is top practitioner of ‘labor contracting’, not Jollibee, Dole, PLDT, says labor group

Government is top practitioner of ‘labor contracting’, not Jollibee, Dole, PLDT, says labor group

By Joey Natividad CITY OF NAGA, Bicol Region –  “The Government of the Republic of the Philippines must be on the top list of job contracting or sub-contracting,” COURAGE, the organization of…

Bayan lauds passage of National Minimum Wage to correct wage disparity in regions

Bayan lauds passage of National Minimum Wage to correct wage disparity in regions

LEGAZPI CITY — Bayan supports the passage of a National Minimum Wage to correct the long-standing wage disparity among regions. In a statement, Bayan said they find no relief in…

More protests aired against Duterte tax; Bicol youth to join

More protests aired against Duterte tax; Bicol youth to join

By Joey Natividad CITY OF NAGA, Bicol Region – Bicol youth belonging to the progressive youth bloc, Anakbayan, are waiting for the “go” signal from their colleagues in Metro-Manila for…