Category Archives: Youth & Students

UP student councils tag Noynoy as Arroyo’s heir

Noynoy is out to continue Arroyo legacy of corruption, failed policies

The student councils of the University of the Philippines (UP) belonging to the Katipunan ng mga Sangguniang Mag-aaral sa UP (KASAMA SA UP) will expose Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III as the “official heir of Gloria Macapagal Arroyo.”

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KABATAAN Partylist remembers Beng Hernandez, writer martyr

Youth and students led by KABATAAN Party-list stormed Camp Panacan of the 10th Infantry Division today crying for justice in the commemoration of the 8th anniversary of the massacre of student leader Beng Hernandez and her three companions. A cultural night will be held at the grave of Beng to honor her exemplary deeds as a youth leader. KABATAAN Party-list and CEGP held similar activities nationwide.

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UP Students Dance Against Cha-Cha

QUEZON CITY – Amidst the escalation of conflict between the GRP and the MILF in Mindanao, and the Arroyo administration's attempts to railroad Charter Change, students from the University of the Philippines Diliman show their protest in a unique way--through a dance competition. Read More »

Students Stage Mock ‘NFA Pila’ to Protest High Rice Prices and School Fees

Students stage mock 'NFA Pila' to protest high rice prices and school fees "Dili lang diay bugas ang ginapilahan, kay ginakilo naman pud diay ang mga pangandoy ug kaugmaon."

DAVAO CITY–Students here staged today a mock line-up ("pila") similar to that seen on National Food Authority (NFA) retailer stores as a protest against the soaring prices of basic commodities such as rice and oil and continued increases in tuition and other school fees.
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Message to the League of Filipino Students

By Prof. Jose Maria Sison
Founding Chairperson
Kabataang Makabayan
31 May 2008
Dear Fellow Activists,

Militant greetings of solidarity to the leadership at various levels, chapters and members of the League of Filipino Students!

The schools are about to open this June. Expectations are high among the students and the people that the LFS will take a leading role in arousing, organizing and mobilizing the students against the US-directed Arroyo regime in order to advance the people's struggle for national freedom and democracy.
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Youth Group Slams ISAFP Harassment of PCU Student Leader

The TANGGULAN Youth Network of Civil Liberties and Human Rights condemns the continuous harassment experienced by Glaiza T. Dimapilis, 19 years old, student and the incumbent President of University Student Government of the Philippine Christian University (PCU), from elements of the government's intelligence agency. Biyaya Quizon, Student Christian Movement of the Philippines chairperson and TANGGULAN Convenor joins Glaiza in a Press Conference held today at the PCU grounds. Read More »