[Press Release] 21 veggie vendors arrested for trying to make a living amidst lockdown -SANLAKAS

Twenty-one ambulant vegetable vendors were arrested by the Quezon City police yesterday afternoon in along the Elliptical Road and are presently detained at the QCPD Station 9 in Anonas. Old Capital Site Barangay Captain Rodelio Cabigas ordered the arrests for violating quarantine protocols. The vendors claim that they were only forced to sell their wares…

[Statement] Emergency powers for COVID19: The same politics of plunder and patronage but dressed in surgical masks and protective equipment -BMP/SANLAKAS/PLM

(Today, March 23, we are expecting Congress to hold a special session and grant emergency powers to Duterte as requested by Malacañang.) The supermajority in both Houses will ensure that the president will have his way, not out of deep concern for a people who face uncertainty due to the COVID19 pandemic but from a…

[From the web] On the first anniversary of the unresolved T’boli massacre Group hits Duterte plan to extend martial law in Mindanao -sanlakasfamily.blogspot.com

On the first anniversary of the unresolved T’boli massacre Group hits Duterte plan to extend martial law in Mindanao Quezon City, Philippines – Progressive groups Sanlakas and Partido Lakas ng Masa Partylist staged protest actions at the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and Armed Forces of the Philippines, Camp Aguinaldo as they commemorate…

[Off-the-shelf] Pork Barrel Primer By Pilipinong KonTRAPOrk

Pork Barrel Primer Tanong-Sagot ukol sa Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF), Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) at katiwalian sa gobyerno Ang praymer na “Tanong-Sagot ukol sa Pork Barrel” ay inilathala upang maging gabay sa mga magtatalakay ng naturang isyu sa batayang masa – sa manggagawa’t maralita sa lungsod at kanayunan. Ito ay sinulat ni “Pilipinong KonTRAPOrk”…

[Press Release] COMELEC lauded for speedy Baguio & Comval response, urged to allow “live-streamed manual counting” for “special cases” -SANLAKAS

COMELEC lauded for speedy Baguio & Comval response, urged to allow “live-streamed manual counting” for “special cases” Multisectoral partylist group Sanlakas lauded the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) for a “speedy response” to the ballot switching in Baguio and Compostela Valley and urged the commission to allow for “special cases” of poll failure “live-streamed manual counting”…

[Press Release] Activists urge Palace to translate 6.6% growth to “household prosperity” -SANLAKAS

Dragon Dance in Mendiola Activists urge Palace to translate 6.6% growth to “household prosperity” Sanlakas slams Aquino’s “exclusive growth”, calls on NEDA Chief to set “equality targets” Celebrating the Chinese New Year with a militant twist, activist group Sanlakas does a dragon dance in Mendiola, urging Palace to start the year of the Snake right…

[Press Release] SANLAKAS condemns PNP’S violence against peaceful SONA 2012 marchers and to file charges against NCRPO AND QCPD officials

SANLAKAS condemns PNP’S violence against peaceful SONA 2012 marchers and to file charges against NCRPO AND QCPD officials SANLAKAS totally condemns yesterday’s multiple violent attacks by the PNP (Philippine National Police) against peaceful SONA (State of the Nation Address) activists who marched towards the House of Representatives in Quezon City yesterday afternoon. The PNP’s NCRPO…

SANLAKAS militantly salutes HRONLINE for a virtual year of propagating democracy with social justice and for defending our people’s rights!

SANLAKAS militantly salutes HRONLINE for a virtual year of propagating democracy with social justice and for defending our people’s rights! 30 March 2012 SANLAKAS warmly extends a clench-fisted militant salute to HROnline on the occasion of your 1st Anniversary and for having raised and waved high the banner of progressive unity in the frontlines of…

[Press Release] Expanded US forces in Ph may invite future drone operations with unnecessary deaths and destruction – SANLAKAS

 SANLAKAS is today already warning the Philippine public of the potential dangers that an expanded presence of United States military forces on Philippine soil may yet bring upon us. The Left coalition is very much concerned about the possibility that US-controlled unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), or drones, may be militarily operated inside the country and…

[Event] Poor masses to storm Ayala Avenue – SANLAKAS

POOR MASSES TO STORM AYALA AVENUE TOMORROW AFTERNOON! Friday/October 21, 2011 @  5:30p.m. March from Rustan’s Department Store to the Makati Fire Station via Ayala Avenue and then return back to hold a program in front of the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) Building, Ayala Avenue, Makati City Basic mass organizations of workers, urban poor, farmers,…