[Press Release] Protests vs. Meralco rate hike spreads outside Manila as coordinated picketing staged

Protests vs. Meralco rate hike spreads outside Manila as coordinated picketing staged The militant Partido ng Manggagawa (PM) staged a coordinated picketing of Meralco branches as protests against the huge power rate hike intensified at the grassroots level and spread outside Metro Manila. Meralco branches in Paranaque, Rizal and Cavite were picketed this morning and…

[Press Release] Hundreds of cyclists demand passage and implementation of human rights laws -AIPh

Hundreds of cyclists demand passage and implementation of human rights laws   More than a thousand participants of the Amnesty International Philippines’ Bike for Rights PadyaKarapatan 2013 cycled through 7 cities of Metro Manila reminding the Aquino administration and the 16th Congress of their obligation to enact and implement legislation necessary for protecting human rights…

[Event] National Conference on Peoples Energy -PMCJ

National Conference on Peoples Energy November 4-6, 2013, Balay Kalinaw Hall, University of the Philippines – Diliman, Quezon City Convened by Philippine Movement for Climate Justice (PMCJ) In cooperation with Freedom from Debt Coalition (FDC) The Philippine Movement for Climate Justice (PMCJ) is a national coalition of 103 national and local organizations, national networks, peoples…

[People] A Mission in Life By Fr. Shay Cullen

A Mission in Life By Fr. Shay Cullen We have to have a mission in life, to make it meaningful,with purpose and to live more fully.The mission can be to accomplish any good work,motivated by a spiritual value of compassion, love of justice, care of others,empathy and solidarity with the sick, the oppressed and lonely.…

[Statement] Ibasura ang Pork Barrel! Pondo ng Bayan, Direktang Ilaan sa Serbisyo at Kabuhayan -KAMP

Ibasura ang Pork Barrel! Pondo ng Bayan, Direktang Ilaan sa Serbisyo at Kabuhayan Kahindik-hindik para sa Kampanya para sa Makataong Pamumuhay (KAMP) ang patuloy na pagkiling at pagtatanggol ng Pangulong Noynoy Aquino sa taunang alokasyon ng 25 bilyong pisong pondo ng bayan para sa Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) o mas kilala sa tawag na…

[Featured Photo] Rated PG at PETA Arts Zone: Love Does Not Hurt campaign launch

PETA Arts Zone: Love Does Not Hurt The Philippine Educational Theater Association (PETA) wants to transform this culture of apathy to a culture of empathy. With creative workshops and a stage play toured in communities all over Metro Manila, PETA Advocate Right to Safety Zone for Children (PETA ARTS Zone Project) brings the art of…

[Statement] End inequality! End vulnerability -PMCJ

SONA 2013: END INEQUALITY! END VULNERABILITY We, members of the Philippine Movement for Climate Justice (PMCJ), a national coalition of national networks/groups and national formations coming from grassroots communities and basic sectors that are greatly affected by the devastating impacts of global warming and climate change, strongly urge the government of President Benigno Aquino to…