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Locsin locked out of Twitter after violent tweet vs Bayan

Mar 09, 2020 - 10:32 AM

(UPDATED) 'Lighten up my friend,' says Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr after he is allowed to access his account again

LOCKED OUT. Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. during the Senate hearing on the withdrawal/termination of the Visiting Forces Agreement on February 6, 2020. File photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Military denies 'harassment' in arresting alleged communist rebels

Nov 07, 2019 - 10:17 PM

The Armed Forces of the Philippines says the search warrants issued by a Quezon City trial court judge prove there was probable cause against the suspects

NO HARASSMENT. Military spokesman Brigadier General Edgard Arevalo says the police and military personnel who recently arrested alleged communist rebels bore search warrants from a court judge. File photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Groups urge Filipinos to defend Philippine territory after boat sinking

Jun 23, 2019 - 9:55 PM

Protesters stress the importance of standing in solidarity with the Filipino fishermen, even as the Duterte administration echoes China in downplaying the sinking of the boat as a 'maritime incident'

DEFEND PHILIPPINES. Various groups wave Philippine flags along Manila Bay as they show their strong solidarity for the Philippines and their resistance against China during a protest on Saturday, June 22. Photo by Lito Borras/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Protesters mark 32nd anniversary of People Power

Feb 24, 2018 - 10:45 PM

Various sectors call on Filipinos to 'fight tyranny and dictatorship' and oppose moves to change the Constitution

'RESIST TYRANNY'. Various sectors protested at the People Power Monument on February 24, 2018, to commemorate the 32nd anniversary of the EDSA Revolution. Photo by Angie De Silva/Rappler

‘Duterte is No. 1 terrorist in the Philippines’ – Joma Sison

Nov 23, 2017 - 11:45 PM

The chief political consultant of the National Democratic Front reacts to President Rodrigo's statement that he will declare communist 'legal fronts' as terrorists

Protesters in Bacolod question 'huge budget' for ASEAN Summit

Nov 14, 2017 - 5:48 PM

In Bacolod City, about a hundred protesters troop to the Fountain of Justice for the national coordinated protest against US President Donald Trump, one of the leaders attending the 31st ASEAN Summit and Related Meetings in Manila

ANTI-TRUMP RALLY. About 100 rallyists in Bacolod City troop to the Fountain of Justice on November 14, 2017, for the national coordinated anti-Trump protest. Photo by Marchel Espina/Rappler

Jeepney modernization would lead to loss of jobs – leftist group

Oct 15, 2017 - 8:30 PM

Bagong Alyansang Makabayan says only companies with millions of pesos in capital can afford the proposed 'fleet management system'

After Kian delos Santos slay, OFWs urged to 'reflect on Duterte's flaws'

Aug 21, 2017 - 2:20 PM

17 year old Kian delos Santos whose death in the hands of police sparked outrage was the son of an overseas Filipino worker based in Saudi Arabia

Protests to demand justice for slain student set on August 21

Aug 19, 2017 - 11:31 PM

3rd UPDATE A rally will take place at the People Power Monument while a Walk for Justice will be held for slain student Kian delos Santos in Caloocan City

KIAN IS MY SON. Saldy delos Santos holds up his son's school ID, their only proper photo of their son. Photo by Eloisa Lopez/Rappler

Thousands protest across PH vs Duterte's 'worsening human rights record'

Dec 11, 2016 - 7:47 AM

We call on the President to categorically order the military police and para military units to stop the killings human rights groups decry

NO CELEBRATION. Militants burn an effigy of President Rodrigo Duterte in the streets of Manila to commemorate human rights day on December 10 2016.

Protesters in Imelda’s Tacloban: Dig up Marcos remains

Nov 25, 2016 - 11:00 PM

UP Tacloban students and protesters from other sectors say Ferdinand Marcos does not deserve a place in the Heroes’ Cemetery due to the human rights violations committed during his dictatorial reign

Photo by Jazmin Bonifacio/Rappler

Left won't fold flags despite alliance with Duterte

Jul 03, 2016 - 11:43 PM

Will activists still be staunch critics of the government? Bayan explains the Left s alliance with the Duterte administration

RAISED FIST. President Rodrigo Duterte meets with leaders of BAYAN and other progressive groups at the Osmeña Room of the Kalayaan Hall in Malacañang after he takes oath as the next President of the Republic of the Philippines

Palace on coercion of 4Ps beneficiaries: 'Black propaganda'

Apr 16, 2016 - 11:10 PM

Militant group Bayan claims that some recipients of 4Ps were coerced to join a unity walk rally for LP standard bearer Mar Roxas in Manila

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Jul 25, 2014 - 7:46 PM

Air Algerie plane crashes in Mali Taiwan airline apologizes for GE222 crash 3rd impeach raps vs Aquino this time over military deal

3rd impeach raps vs Aquino, this time over military deal

Jul 24, 2014 - 6:18 PM

Progressive groups say the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement between the Philippines and the US surrenders national sovereignty and compromises territorial integrity

EXPANDED. The 3rd impeachment complaint against President Benigno Aquino III is based on the alleged unconstitutionality of the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Why impeach raps vs Aquino over DAP won't fly

Jul 03, 2014 - 4:34 PM

Is there legal basis to impeach President Benigno Aquino III?

FULL SUPPORT. President Benigno Aquino III with Senate President Franklin Drilon and Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. Photo by Malacañang Photo Bureau

Protesters ready pigpen for 'pork scam' lawmakers

Jun 11, 2014 - 3:20 PM

Militant groups expect thousands to to join their mammoth Independence Day anti pork rally

Militants set protests for Obama visit

Apr 25, 2014 - 7:32 PM

The group Bayan says the protest activities are meant to tell the US president that American troops are not welcome in the Philippines under the proposed military access agreement

'Jasig has become a bounty list'

Mar 24, 2014 - 7:30 PM

Instead of helping facilitate peace talks the Joint Agreement on Safety and Immunity Guarantees has turned into a bounty list of suspected communists

NO IMMUNITY. Benito Tiamzon steps out of the Camp Crame Multipurpose Hall shortly after arriving for his inquest proceedings. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Pablo survivor group's leader shot dead in ComVal

Jan 03, 2014 - 7:32 PM

Marcelo Monterona 41 is a member of a group that led protests calling for prompt rehabilitation services and reparation from a big mining corp

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PH groups oppose US intervention in Syria

Sep 08, 2013 - 5:01 PM

Different Philippine groups oppose any US intervention in Syria and called on the Philippine government to do the same

CLOSER LOOK. Philippine groups condemn the US intervention in Syria.

CHR to anti-SONA groups: Government respects your rights

Jul 25, 2013 - 3:42 PM

Commission on Human Rights chair Etta Rosales says the government of President Aquino respects the right to assemble of the people

Protesters march to PNoy's home on eve of SONA

Jul 22, 2013 - 12:03 AM

Over a hundred protesters marched to the residence of President Aquino a day before his SONA to complain about the problems besetting their region

No rallies near Batasan during SONA – QC gov't

Jul 17, 2013 - 10:06 PM

The Quezon City government rejects Bayan s application for a rally permit saying demonstrations will cause traffic jam in the Batasan area

National artist, parties file petition vs cybercrime law

Oct 01, 2012 - 8:02 PM

It s the 7th petition to be filed against the Cybercrime Prevention Act

Who's afraid of North Korea's rocket?

Apr 12, 2012 - 4:46 PM

The controversial rocket launch which could happen any day between Thursday April 12 and Monday April 16 elicited a wide range of responses from the various sectors

READY FOR LIFTOFF. A North Korean soldier stands guard in front of an Unha-3 rocket at Tangachai -ri space center on April 8, 2012. North Korea has confirmed their intention to launch the rocket this week (between April 12-16) despite international condemnations. AFP Photo/Pedro Ugarte

North Korea: Rocket to take 'safe' trajectory

Apr 10, 2012 - 4:23 PM

Nokor assures the world debris won t hit land

What gifts do you wish for on the feast of the three kings?

Jan 06, 2012 - 12:03 PM

The people can live on Corona and Arroyo trials alone stressed multi sectoral group Bagong Alyansang Makabayan

Bayan's "Three Kings"