Statements

KM-Sorsogon: Mabuhay ang ika-55 anibersaryo ng KM!
November 29, 2019

Isa ang kabataan sa pinakamaingay na pwersa ng ating lipunan at pinakamabilis magtambol ng mga isyung pambayan. Sa araw-araw nilang pagpasok sa eskwelahan, pakikisalamuha sa komunidad at pagpasok sa trabaho bilang manggagawa, samu’tsari din ang kanilang kinakaharap at nakikitang sistema at tagibang na kaayusan sa lipunan. Sa eskwelahan, kung wala ang mga kabataang hindi lamang […]

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Lorenzana’s checkpoints will prevent maximum help from reaching earthquake victims
November 03, 2019

The Party denounces the order of Defense Secretary Lorenzana to set up checkpoints in the areas around the earthquake areas purportedly to ensure that only “legitimate and authorized” relief workers will be allowed to carry out relief work. From the point of view of humanitarian work, Lorenzana’s order is completely unacceptable. In this time of […]

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Keeping secret Duterte’s real state of health aims to preempt open rivalries within ruling clique
October 26, 2019

Malacañang announced yesterday that it will not issue any official bulletin about Duterte’s real state of health. At the same time, it is furiously spinning stories to make it appear the he remains physically healthy. His inner circle, Bong Go, in particular, has released contrived stories with questionable videos and pictures to make it appear […]

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Unite behind Robredo’s call to end drug war
October 25, 2019

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) supports the statement yesterday of Philippine Vice President Leni Robredo calling for an end to the Duterte government’s so-called war on drugs. Her description of the drug war as ineffective reflects the sentiments of majority of the Filipino people who are skeptical of Duterte’s real aims but are […]

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Albayalde resignation shows cracks in police drug syndicate, exposes drug war hoax
October 16, 2019

The resignation of PNP chief Oscar Albayalde is evidence of a large crack within Duterte’s police criminal syndicate. It is a result of inner struggles among rival syndicates for control of the national police. It is part of the conflicts over drug protection money and control of drug trafficking operations in the country. By forcing […]

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Comment on Duterte’s recent Russia and China political junkets
October 13, 2019

The recent trip to Russia (October 1-6) by Rodrigo Duterte, as well as his recent visit to China (August 28 to September 1), were costly political junkets. Duterte had at least two self-serving objectives. The first, is to counter international isolation and pressure arising from the UN Human Rights Commission’s July 11 resolution seeking an […]

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On the US-RP-Japan Kamandag war exercises
October 12, 2019

The Party denounces the 10-day Kamandag war exercises (October 9-18) being conducted by US military forces together with the AFP and the Japan Self Defense Force in Ternate, Cavite. The war exercises are being conducted behind the veil of “counterterrorism,” “humanitarian assistance” and “disaster response”, but are, in fact, part of the overall effort of […]

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Duterte’s antagonism towards the people breeding conditions for NPA recruitment
October 11, 2019

Like Marcos before him, Duterte has now become the No. 1 recruiter of the New People’s Army (NPA). His corruption and anti-people policies have inflicted greater sufferings on the people resulting in widespread indignation and fueling resistance. Duterte’s corruption was put on public display by the recent purchase of two luxury jets worth P2-billion each […]

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Protest movement to gain further ground amid deteriorating conditions under Duterte
October 08, 2019

The nationwide protest actions mounted by jeepney drivers and operators and other transport workers last September 29 successfully manifested widespread opposition to the Duterte regime’s anti-poor plan of phasing-out jeepneys in the guise of “modernization.” Several days later, 5,000 public school teachers and government employees joined demonstrations to demand a salary increase to allow them […]

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Rottenness and criminality in upper echelons of state police forces are fully exposed
October 07, 2019

The rottenness and criminality up to the upper echelons of the state police forces are being played out fully in the senate hearings during the past few days. The police chief himself has been implicated in the case involving police officers who pilfered more than 160 kilograms worth P650 million in a 2013 drug bust […]

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