March 04, 2015     Philippines
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Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015

Mining Act | ’20 years of plunder, destruction and pollution must end’

Calling President Aquino the “Plunderer-President,” protesters said the Mining Act and the government’s continued liberalization of mining adds more reason for his ouster.

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015

Alliance urges vigilance with emergency powers

"If, like in 2013, plants were shut down deliberately and power companies colluded among themselves to jack up the cost of power, the consumers have to guard against that." -- (People Opposed to unwarranted Power Rate)

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015

Aparición | Danilo Macapagal

Ten years ago today, veteran protest leader Danilo Macapagal, who survived the cruel martial law years, disappeared under the regime of his own cousin, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.

Monday, March 2nd, 2015

Rev. Phumzile Mabizela: woman, church leader, HIV positive

“I strongly believe we will get a cure. Maybe not today, maybe in five or 10 years time.”

Monday, March 2nd, 2015

Edsa-phobia

Martin

Sunday, March 1st, 2015

Women leaders call for Aquino’s resignation, push for People’s Transition Council

“We call on not only to women – mothers, daughters, and sisters – but to everyone to take a stand against the administration that perpetuates violence and corruption.”

Saturday, February 28th, 2015

Youths, various groups call for Aquino’s resignation

“Today, we march out of our classrooms to protest against a shameful presidency.”

Saturday, February 28th, 2015

Youth solon wants Congress review of departing US Special Forces troops

“A review of the JSOTF-P operations in the Philippines will reveal the extent of US military intervention in the Philippines.”

Friday, February 27th, 2015

BPO employees stage candle lighting for job security, benefits amid takeover of company

“WCSI management remained deaf and blind to the fear of many employees because of so many information being withheld by the company.”

Thursday, February 26th, 2015

Contractualization in public sector, rampant and anti-worker – workers union

“Back in 2010, there were at least 1.4 million workers, or 22 percent of the total government workers who are either contractuals or job orders, but are no longer any data available on contractualization as the Civil...

Thursday, February 26th, 2015

Where were you during the Edsa People Power in 1986?

A quick survey of 29 protesters at the 29th year commemoration of Edsa 1 shows how people have changed, but the government and the socio-political system still needs a-changing.

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