CLIMATE ACTIVISTS EXPOSE RISKS OF DIRTY COAL, DEMANDS SHIFT TO CLEAN, RENEWABLE ENERGY

300-strong climate activists and anti-coal advocates stormed the Department of Energy to voice out their opposition to coal mines and coal-fired power plants promoted by the government and to launch the group’s Campaign Against Dirty Energy and for People’s Access to Safe, Renewable and Democratic Energy Alternatives. This is in celebration of Earth Day and…

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…