Archive of Alicia Lucena

State’s attacks on youth leaders and community pantries tell of its desperation to coverup failures

With the abduction of two youth organizers—closely followed by the red-tagging of community pantries—Rodrigo Duterte bares his regime’s panic to deny its neglect in handling the pandemic and alleviating the economic crisis. Yesterday, agents of Duterte’s National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) forcibly took Anakbayan members Alicia Lucena and Sofia Bangayan […]