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Youth Groups Slam CHED for Incompetency and Negligence of Duty

Several students headed by Kabataan Partylist, Anakbayan, College Editor Guild of the Philippines (CEGP), and National Union of the Philippines (NUSP) express their dismay on what they called lack of action of Commission on Higher Education(CHED) CAR over the complaint filed by students against various universities for collecting dubious, exorbitant and redundant fees. 525 more words

"Survival sex" for education

ILOILO City – Research findings of Professor Ma. Rosario Victoria de Guzman of West Visayas State University’s College of Mass Communications revealed increasing number of students becoming regular patrons of motels and lodging houses as final exam approaches. 435 more words


Rage for Education and Justice — Anakbayan

Note: What follows is a statement by the Filipino youth activist group Anakbayan.

We are outraged. Commercialized Philippine education has claimed another victim.

Last Friday, February 27, a 16-year old respiratory therapy student from Cagayan State University (CSU) committed suicide reportedly due to difficulty in paying for her school fees in Tuguegarao. 338 more words


US used Filipinos as cannon fodder; Aquino a puppet — Anakbayan

Note: What follows is a statement by Anakbayan National Chairperson Vencer Crisostomo.

The United States (US) should be held accountable for the bloody Mamasapano offensive. It has now been revealed that they sacrificed the lives of Filipinos in the altar of their “war on terror.” More than 70 Filipinos, 44 SAF, 18 Moro fighters and at least 7 civilians died in an operation funded, masterminded and directed by the US and implemented no less than President Aquino. 282 more words


2014 Year In Review: Lumalakas! Lumalawak! Lumalaban!

Thank you for supporting Anakbayan-USA in another empowering year of serving the people. Let us wrap up the 2014 by going through the highlights of this year. 775 more words


RECAP: KAMP and AnakBayan San Diego Organize Open Mic Fundraiser

On December 14 at Filipino Food and Bakery, KAMP and AnakBayan San Diego (ABSD) teamed up to present Mic Chek, an open mic fundraiser calling attention to the one-year anniversary of Typhoon Haiyan’s landfall that coincided with Typhoon Hagupit hitting the region. 136 more words


ANAKBAYAN: “If Ninoy was alive today he would stand up against Noynoy’s yellow dictatorship”

Youth group Anakbayan declares that if Ninoy was alive today he will surely stand up against Noynoy’s “yellow dictatorship”.

“If Ninoy was alive he would have been Noynoy’s #1 critic. 192 more words