Monthly Archives: May 2015

Grace Poe: Whose interests does she represent?

Judging by media reports, it’s almost a done deal: Grace Poe will be the presidential candidate backed by President Aquino, and she has just about declared that Chiz Escudero will be her running mate. Meanwhile Binay, battened down by corruption … Continue reading

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Ric Reyes: My Resignation from Akbayan

Dear All, This is to inform you that I resigned as Akbayan member during its recently held 6th Regular Congress after it voted to continue the party’s alliance with the Aquino administration and its coalition with the Liberal Party. I cannot … Continue reading

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SENTRO: AN OPEN LETTER TO AKBAYAN EXECOM & CONGRESS DELEGATES

17 April 2015 Break free from the P-Noy government; break free from the regressive and stifling coalition We, the members and leaders of the national labor center Sentro ng mga Nagkakaisa at Progresibong Manggagawa (SENTRO), inarguably comprise the overwhelming majority … Continue reading

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Walden Bello’s Resignation Speech

Walden Bello resigned as Akbayan representative over the President’s handling of the Mamasapano crisis. He was supposed to deliver this speech – his last as Akbayan representative – on Wednesday, March 11, but purportedly due to lack of quorum, the … Continue reading

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UTTERLY SHAMELESS !

11 March 2015 On Aquino’s “ Binola Ako ni Napenas “ Speech By Ric Reyes Aquino’s March 9 speech at the prayer session with Christian non-Catholic religious leaders at Malacanang is his third on Mamasapano.  It is also the worst. 

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The Political Crisis and the Impasse of the Philippine left

April, 2015 A brief discussion paper. By Reihana Mohideen No Viable Political Alternative While Walden Bello’s resignation as Akbayan congress representative should be welcomed, it has also exposed the crisis and failure of the left and progressive movement to put … Continue reading

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PLM on Akbayan’s Defense of its Coalition Politics

By Partido Lakas ng Masa — PLM Akbayan PLM PLM on Akbayan’s Defense of its Coalition Politics Written by Partido Lakas ng Masa    An initial response to Akbayan’s defense of its coalition politics Akbayan’s article in the Sunday’s Philippine … Continue reading

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