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8/22 - PAWIS - Care Home Action Against Lolita Bautista - Bayview Care Home

It has been estimated that in the United States, someone turns 65 every eight seconds. The need for adequate care for the elderly and people with disabilities is ever increasing. 198 more words


How do we get to know Filipino pride for the right reasons?

(Press Release)

How do we get to know Filipino pride for the right reasons?

Most migrants are occasional activists while they are away from their home-country and as they endure attachments to their host country. 576 more words

Anakbayan Toronto

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