No Picture

Promissory note will make reconcentration of lands to Cojuangco-Aquino effortless: DAR arrangement on Luisita invalidates land distribution

Anakpawis Partylist Rep. Rafael Mariano said the Department of Agrarian Reform’s (DAR) sinister move of compelling 6,212 Hacienda Luisita farm worker-beneficiaries to sign a promissory note stating that farmers will pay the amortization of lands supposedly distributed to them effectively benefits the Cojuangco-Aquino clan’s interest of maintaining their control and stronghold of the lands.


No Picture

Lawmaker asks House leadership to call special session on Sabah

As lawmakers we should do what we can do to avert the looming mass slaughter of forces identified with the Royal Sultanate of Sulu and the red carpet harassment of more than 800,000 Filipinos in Sabah by the Malaysian authorities,” said Anakpawis partylist Rep. Rafael Mariano in a press statement.




No Picture

Action vs. DSWD justified – solon

Anakpawis Rep. Rafael V. Mariano today said the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is acting against its mandate for threatening to take legal actions against typhoon victims who stormed DSWD’s regional office in Davao City yesterday.




No Picture

Patients picket Philippine Orthopedic Center, protest privatization

Amidst heavy morning rains, workers and urban poor led by Anakpawis Partylist held a picket-protest in front of the Philippine Orthopedic Center in Quezon City this morning to condemn the looming privatization of the hospital, saying patients like them will be paying more for healthcare should the project push through.


No Picture

Anakpawis slams gov’t nod to largest mining project in PH

20 February 2013 “This is the height of the Aquino’s callousness! Isn’t 1,500 lives not enough for him?” This was the statement of Anakpawis Partylist as it condemned the Aquino administration for granting an environmental…


No Picture

Anakpawis partylist says power rate hike shameless, scandalous

MANILA, Philippines—The militant partylist group Anakpawis on Wednesday described the looming increase in electricity cost by march as scandalous and shameless. In a press statement, Anakpawis partylist vice chairperson Fernando Hicap said they will protest…