Another NCTU-APL leader killed; second this month

BARELY two weeks after the death of Antonio “Dodong” Petalcorin, the transport leader who was murdered by a paid assassin in Davao City, another local leader of NCTU-APL in Cotabato City was gunned down in a brazen daytime attack again, which makes a mockery of justice and underscores the reign of impunity in the country.…

Masarap Maging Pinoy sa Panahong Ito Kung Di Ka Gutom!

APL-SENTRO Critiques PNOY’S SONA: PNoy, in his 4th SONA said, “talagang napakasarap maging Pilipino sa panahong ito.” Leaders of the labor movement say: NOT if you are a minimum wage earner who hardly make ends meet while his bosses are raking in windfall profits! NOT if you are a migrant worker who was forced to…

ANOTHER LABOR LEADER SHOT DEAD

NCTU-APL Leadership Condemns the Spate of Killings of Activists Demands Justice for Antonio “Dodong” Petalcorin The National Confederation of Transportworkers’ Union (NCTU) and the Alliance of Progressive Labor (APL), together with its affiiates and allied organizations all over the country, condemn in the strongest possible terms the killing of Antonio “Dodong” Petalcorin, president of the…

THE FUTURE MUST BE FOUNDED ON THE PRACTICE OF DECENT WORK NOW , STOP ALL GOVERNMENTS THAT PAY LIP SERVICE TO OUR CONVENTIONS!

By Daniel L. Edralin Philippine Workers’ Delegate to the 102nd Session of the ILC, Geneva, Switzerland Chairperson of the Alliance of Progressive Labor (APL) Co-Convenor of NAGKAISA! 14 June 2013 Peace and justice to all. This year’s theme: “Building a Future with Decent Work,” APPROXIMATES our hopes as workers. It is a hope that refuses…