We condemn Armed Forces of the Philippines spokesperson Col. Antonio Parlade Jr.’s statement that National Democratic Front chief negotiator Luis Jalandoni’s call for the release of the Morong 43 is an “affirmation” that the health workers are indeed members of the New People’s Army.
“The Aquino regime should stop claiming that something is being done on the Morong 43’s case. The only thing that needs to be done is to withdraw the case against them.”
Illegally displaced workers of the Light Rail Transit trooped to the Department of Transportation and Communications this morning to demand the immediate payment of their backwages and separation pay in compliance with the final and executory decision of the Supremen Court since September of 2008.
“Because we want to know more about violations of trade-union and human rights under the Arroyo regime, about schemes of the US government and US corporations against Filipino workers, and about US attacks on the country’s sovereignty, we look forward to the release of WikiLeaks documents concerning the Philippines.”
Mariing kinokondena ng sentrong unyong Kilusang Mayo Uno ang brutal at marahas na pagbuwag sa hanay ng mga nagpoprotestang drayber at may-ari ng kuliglig sa tapat ng Manila City Hall ngayong hapon.