Anakpawis Rep. Joel Maglunsod today slammed anew the latest rate hike in generation charges imposed by Manila Electric Company (MERALCO) and accused the power distributor, the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) and the National Power Corporation (NAPOCOR) of price manipulation.
The PDI editorial “Noynoy’s albatross” (03/19/2010) criticized the recent New York Times article on the Cojuangco’s decades-old stranglehold of Hacienda Luisita, a landmark land reform and social justice issue, based merely on journalistic grounds.
On March 19th 2003, US imperialism brutally invaded the country of Iraq with the aim of “shocking and awing” the Iraqi people into submission and subjugating them to colonial rule. First they bombed the country, killing thousands, but the people were not shocked into submission.
Higit pa sa pagmuni-muni hinggil sa pamimigay ng libreng female condoms, paglikha ng disenteng trabaho at pagtutulak ng pambansang dagdag-sahod ang dapat na aksyunan ng Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), ayon sa Kilusang Mayo Uno.
More than just mulling over the distribution of female condoms, the labor department should act on the demand of Filipino workers for a nationwide wage hike and creation of decent jobs, labor center Kilusang Mayo Uno said today.
Sa harap ng iba’t ibang indikasyong sinisikap ni Gng. Arroyo na palawigin ang hawak sa poder, nanawagan ngayon ang sentrong unyong Kilusang Mayo Uno sa mga manggagawa at mamamayan na maghanda para sa isang “kumprontasyon” sa administrasyon. Ayon dito, magpapatuloy lang ang mga krimen ni Arroyo kapag nanatili siya sa pwesto.
Amid various indications that Mrs. Arroyo is trying to extend her hold on power, labor center Kilusang Mayo Uno today called on the Filipino workers and people to prepare for a “showdown” with the administration, saying Arroyo’s prolonged stay in power will only mean the continuation of Arroyo’s crimes.
Anakpawis Partylist, Kilusang Mayo Uno and transport group PISTON today staged a caravan to protest the successive price hikes imposed by Big Three oil companies and new players. "We will not allow the oil cartel to impose weekly oil price hikes. Their greed and overpricing must stop now," said Anakpawis Rep. Joel Maglunsod.
Nagprotesta ngayong araw ang Anakpawis Partylist at Kilusang Mayo Uno sa tanggapan ng Social Security System (SSS) para tutulan ang pagpapatupad sa Unified Multi-purpose ID (UMID) Sytem, na gagamitin ng gobyernong Arroyo para manmanan ang mga mamamayan at humuthot ng pondo para sa kampanyang