Kabataan Rep. Raymond Palatino challenged presidential aspirants to present a clear action plan on the 550,000 new graduates that will enter the workforce this summer.
Palatino said that his fellow youths have been tired of promises and that they need a clear-cut solution on the problem of joblessness plaguing the country.
Kabataan partylist and allied organizations kicked off last April 9 the Youth Watch Fridays, a series of weekly noise barrages to protest any attempt by organizations to compel the 2010 elections to fail, thus ensuring the present administration to continue.
he largest alliance of migrant organizations in Asia, Migrante International, gears up for the conduct of the overseas absentee voting (OAV) today, 10 April 2010, by setting up its own anti-fraud and anti-disenfranchisement hotline in order to safeguard the migrant workers’ votes.
The group also forewarns OFWs about fraudulent partylists.
The risk with fake groups, says PPCRV chair Tita De Villa, is not only it elbows out truly marginalized sectors but it serves as the backdoor entry for traditional politicians in the party-list system.
Ngayong ipinagdiriwang ng buong mundo ang Sentenaryo ng Araw ng mga Kababaihan, sinasabing ang mga Pinay ay nananatili pa ring nakatali sa yapos ng kahirapan at oportunidad.
The Ecumenical Institute for Labor Education and Research (EILER), Inc., with the support from the European Union, has launched a info-video teaching the Filipino workers how to vote this coming May 10 elections using the automated electoral system (AES).
The superstructure of political mafias and modern caciques and the material conditions that breed them are so powerful that piecemeal approaches to addressing this issue are self-defeating. One begins to think that in order to dismantle the private armies the first step is to put the political superstructure that promotes them out of circulation