Ang Bayan

NPA geared to Covid-19 response even without ceasefire
March 21, 2020

Even before the Duterte regime declared a ceasefire, the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) had already issued directives to all revolutionary forces to carry out a mass campaign to encourage collective action to respond comprehensively and extensively to the threat of a Covid-19 outbreak. Duterte issued the GRP’s unilateral ceasefire declaration in the evening […]

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Capitalist farming, deforestation cause new pandemics
March 21, 2020

Frequent outbreaks of diseases caused by the coronavirus and other zoonotic diseases are linked to capitalist landgrabbing, massive deforestation and mass food production of big agribusiness corporations. Under the neoliberal regime, these companies cause massive environmental degradation which inadversely affect humans and animals. According to biology and environmental experts, epidemics and pandemics should not be […]

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Ka Lo­ri: The love of a mother Red fighter
March 21, 2020

Women Red fighters, especially mothers, are an inspire their fellow women to fight and liberate themselves. Ka Lori is one of them. She is a mother and a Red fighter in a unit of the New People’s Army in Bicol. Despite the pain of having to leave her children behind, she decided to join the […]

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International Women’s Day commemoration
March 21, 2020

GABRIELA SPEARHEADED A protest action on March 8 in commemoration of the International Working Women’s Day. Thousands of women and supporters converged at the Liwasang Bonifacio in Manila and marched to Mendiola. During the rally, the group questioned Duterte’s sincerity in abbrogating the Visiting Forces Agreement as military exercises by US and Philippine military continue […]

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TUP students protest against repression
March 21, 2020

WEARING BLACK SHIRTS, 300 students of the Techno­lo­gical Univer­sity of the Phi­lip­pi­nes protested on March 4 to oppose the implementation of repressive university policies. The mobilization was spearheaded by the TUP Univer­sity Stu­dent Govern­ment. Students criticized the university administration for repressing organizations and student activities. They complained about the lack of facilities and lambasted the […]

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CPP leader Ju­li­us Gi­ron, 2 others massacred in Ba­guio City
March 21, 2020

JOINT ELEMENTS OF the military and police massacred Ju­li­us Gi­ron (Ka Nars), his doctor Ma. Lour­des Di­ne­ros Tangco, and their aide Arvie Alarcon Reyes on March 13 at 3 a.m. in Barangay Queen of Peace, Baguio City. Claims made by the military and police that they were about to serve an arrest warrant and that […]

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Farmers demand stop to use of cancer-causing herbicide
March 21, 2020

RECENTLY, CAPIZ FARMERS demanded a stop to the use of Round Up Ready herbicide as they were able to prove that the soil and groundwater in their cornfields, and even the bodies of residents are already contaminated with glyphosate. This was based on a research conducted by scientists in Barangay Guinbialan, Maayon, Capiz where the […]

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Labanan ang anti-mahirap at anti-demokratikong Luzon lockdown ni Duterte
March 21, 2020

Translation/s: English Anti-mahirap at anti-demokratiko ang ipinag-utos ni Duterte na “Luzon Lockdown,” bilang solusyon sa pagkalat ng Coronavirus Disease 2019 (Covid-19). Nagreresulta ito sa malawak na kaguluhan, at labis na pahirap at perwisyo sa mga manggagawa at ordinaryong mamamayan. Lalong ginatungan ni Duterte ang galit sa kanya ng sambayanan sa paghihigpit at panggigipit sa ilalim […]

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FMO sa ST,binigo ng BHB
March 21, 2020

Naglunsad ng magkasunod na aksyong militar ang Bagong Hukbong Bayan laban sa mga tropa ng Armed Forces of the Philippines na nagsasagawa ng nakapokus na operasyong militar (focused military operation o FMO) sa Southern Tagalog nitong nagdaang linggo. Noong Marso 15, binigwasan ng isang yunit ng BHB ang nag-ooperasyong mga tropa ng 18th Special Forces […]

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Kompensasyon sa Nexperia, naipagtagumpay
March 21, 2020

Matatanggap ng mga manggagawa ng Nexperia Philippines, Inc. ang kanilang sahod para sa Marso 17-30 sa kabila ng tigil-paggawa ng kumpanya dahil sa isinagawang lockdown ng rehimen. Ito ay matapos igiit ng kanilang unyon ang kompensasyon. Isinusulong ng unyon sa kasalukuyan ang pagbibigay ng kanilang sahod hanggang Abril 12 na saklaw ng lockdown. Maghahain din […]

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