By RAYMUND B. VILLANUEVA
Tags: forward march
It is their first time to attend a protest rally to add their voice to the clamor against the pork barrel, and it became a learning experience as well.
Thousands of Filipinos gathered in Luneta on September 13 to continue the fight against corruption in government. Religious groups,students from different schools and universities, members of people’s organizations, individuals, young and old prayed, sang and raged against the Aquino government’s refusal to abolish the pork barrel system in all its forms in the event organized…
“We will be bearers of good news by denouncing the systems and structures that breed and perpetuate corruption adding up to the misery and desecration to human life and dignity of the majority poor. We shall be bearers of good news as we take active stand for truth, transparency, accountability and genuine change.” – Kalipunan ng Kristiyanong Kabataan sa Pilipinas