Workers tagged PNoy gov’t as elitist despite GMA arrest, cry justice for PALEA

To commemorate the 148th birth anniversary of Gat Andres Bonifacio, workers belonging to Alliance of Progressive Labor (APL), together with its allies under the Koalisyon Laban sa Kontraktwalisasyon (KONTRA), will march to Mendiola on Wednesday to denounce President Noynoy Aquino’s elitist government behind its slogan, ‘tuwid na daan.’ APL and KONTRA said the government proved…

Influential labor groups and social movements stage massive and nationwide protests during Pnoy’s second SONA

Broad labor groups and social movements representing different sectors of the Philippine society gathered their troops on Monday, July 25, 2011 to demonstrate President Benigno “PNoy” Aquino’s deficient efforts in combating corruption, poverty, jobs deficit, contractualization, and problems surrounding social protection, agrarian reform, education, reproductive health and labor rights despite delivering lengthy words in his…

Workers March to Press for Labor Agenda, Urges President Aquino to Make Generation of Secure Jobs for All the Centerpiece of Policy Reforms

On the occasion of the first State of the Nation Address of President Benigno Simeon “Noynoy” C. Aquino III, workers under the banner of the Alliance of Progressive Labor (APL) would march to Batasan to call on the president to unveil his government’s roadmap towards generating secure jobs for all. “The unprecedented high trust rating…