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- Community members of GABRIELA, Kilusang Mayo Uno and Migrante picket a Quezon City branch of the Manila Electric Company (Meralco) in protest over the P0.89 per kilowatt-hour electricity rate increase this April. They demand the repeal of the Electric Power Industry Reform Act (Epira).
- Naglunsad ng Fact Finding Mission (FFM) ang Luisita Watch sa pangunguna ni Anakpawis Representative Fernando Hicap sa Barangay Cutcut, Hacienda Luisita noong Abril 5. Dinaluhan ng mga delegado mula sa Maynila at Central Luzon ang FFM sa pangunguna ng Karapatan. read more »
Inspired by Jose Maria Sison's poem The Guerilla is Like a Poet, the musical play weaves together National Artist Prof. Bienvenido Lumbera's epic poetry and the libretto of Palanca award winner Edward Perez for a history of the national democratic movement. Makata'y Mandirigma, Mandirigma'y Makata is a cultural feast of activist songs, some vintage and many new ones, modern choreography with a hint of the revolutionary Peking opera style popular during the First Quarter Storm days, and a play with a central character, Ador, poet, political detainee, husband and father.
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