It is time for the workers and the poor in the Philippines to prepare for the worse the moment its government keeps on repeating the mantra that the economic fundamentals remain good and thus there is little to worry about effects of the global recessionary trend. The world found itself in the present mess precisely because of such blind faith in neoliberal fundamentalism.
Task Force Subic Rape (TFSR)
"It's an utterly shameless act of collaboration of the Arroyo regime and the U.S. government."
This is a Statement by European Church and Civil Society Organisations regarding the recent upsurge of political killings in the Philippines.
AKBAYAN (Citizens Action Party) commemorates Martial Law with condemnation of worst regime post-Marcos.
"The rule of law is in tatters for as long as Gloria Macapagal Arroyo (GMA) is in power," Akbayan declared today in street protests commemorating the 34th anniversary of the declaration of Martial Law.