Nineteen workers and a senior high school member of the League of Filipino Students were arrested and brought to Meycauayan Police Station.
Day: June 14, 2018
To them, it is no longer just about wages –- it is a bigger fight they need to win to regain their dignity as workers after their rights have been trampled upon for so long.
In a bid to defend their picket line, the workers sat and huddled together on the flooded ground in front of the factory inside an industrial park.
While the drug-related killings have overshadowed enforced disappearances, there are reports of the rise of the number of EJK victims who were first abducted and disappeared before their bodies were found.
“Poverty, fascism, sexism. All of these fuel our fight for women’s rights.”
Part of groundwork for tyranny? The Church has historically played a role in the people’s struggle against tyranny and dictatorship.