Entries by Kodao Productions

A Prayer for Kentex 72

Joined by Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU), Migrante International and other affiliates of ILPS-Phils., an inter-faith mass of the Churchpeople-Workers Solidarity was held at the Kentex Manufacturing Corp. where 72 workers, mostly contractual women piece-rate laborers, perished in the worst factory fire in the country’s history. Arjohn Batiklop, whose mother and aunt were among the fatalities […]

People Surge: Emergency Shelter Assistance, ibigay na sa mga biktima ng Bagyong Yolanda

Naglunsad ng isang piket-dayalog sa Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) at Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) ang mga biktima ng Bagyong Yolanda kasama ang iba pang mga biktima ng Bagyong Ruby at Senyang. Ipinapanawagan ng grupo na ipamahagi na ng gubyerno ang Emergency Shelter Assistance sa mga residenteng nasalanta ng Bagyong […]

Gabriela: Illegal recruiter ni MJV, dapat kasuhan

Kasama ng iba pang progresibong grupo, Gabriela hiniling sa Department of Justice (DOJ) na pabilisin ang pagdinig sa kaso ni Mary Jane Veloso laban sa illegal recruiter na sina Cristina Sergio at kapartner nitong si Julius Lacanilao. Ngayong araw sinimulan ang preliminary investigation kina Sergio at Lacanilao para alamin ang naging papel nila sa limang […]

Isabela farmers oppose large scale mining at Cordon town

Farmers from Isabela Province trooped to the national offices of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources in Quezon City last week to oppose large scale mining operations in Cordon town. They say their rice fields are in danger of being swamped by loose earth and poisonous mine tailings from the mining sites. Isabela is […]

ACT: Ibasura ang K to 12 education program ng pamahalaang Aquino

Nagmartsa ang mga guro at istudyante sa ilalim ng Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) at National Union of Students of the Philippines mula Philippine Normal University patungong Liwasang Bonifacio para ipakita ang mariing pagtutol sa pagpapatupad ng K-12 program sa edukasyon ng pamahalaang Aquino. Hiniling din nila na isuspinde ang kurikulum ng K-12 dahil wala […]

Labor Day in Manila with Mary Jane Veloso’s family

International delegates attend Labor Day 2015 in Manila celebrating the campaign to save migrant worker Mary Jane Veloso as workers call for Pres. Aquino’s ouster in support of demands for higher wages, regular jobs and social justice. Mary Jane’s mother, Celia, and sister, Maritess, disputed Aquino’s claim in saving Veloso’s life. Workers led by the […]