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…

Workers hit Baldoz for P13-21 wage hike pronouncement, Calls for the abolition of the regional wage setting mechanism

Members of the Alliance of Progressive Labor-Sentro ng Progresibong Pagbabago (APL-SENTRO) trooped to the Department of Labor and Employment to protest the announcement of Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz in recent media interviews that the wage hike will be in the range of P13.00 to P21.00. “The workers are asking for a minimum wage that will…

Workers band together for a stronger labor front, Vows to fight for wages, secure jobs and other long-standing issues

As the labor movement gears up for their actions towards May 1 in celebration of the International Labor Day, a new labor center was formed with membership of at least 80,000 workers covering major industries and sectors nationwide. Sentro ng Progresibong Manggagawa (SENTRO) was launched today in a press conference as they declared April 16…