Union workers and peasants under the Kilusang Mayo Uno and Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas burn an effigy at the Rizal Park in Davao City on Monday, May 1. (Paulo C. Rizal/davaotoday.com)
Posts by tag: Labor Day
President Rodrigo Duterte has taken another step closer towards accomplishing one of his biggest campaign promises.
By BEVERLY ANN S. MUSNI, YR.
And as the workers, farmworkers and peasants marched and braved the heat, with hundreds of red flags waving, they showed Aquino they are still a force to reckon with, undeterred despite the oppression they are experiencing from massive corporations who stole their lands and displaced them from their homes and livelihood.
By JOHN RIZLE L. SALIGUMBA
“The government’s existing policy on labor is clear: cheap, docile labor.” — Joel Maglungsod, Anakpawis Party-list second nominee
The Labor Day rally has become part of the lives of Filipino families who have long demanded for an increase…
Porters in Davao City’s public markets are paid as low as PHP 15 for every 100 Kilos of goods to…
By DON J. PAGUSARA
Because of the creative hand of the worker, the face of the world is transformed. Human society has become progressive and colorful.