‘Public-sector monopoly’ a misdirection

Very good article by Sid Ryan, President of the Canadian Union of Public Employees – Ontario, Canada, following the recent strike by city workers in Toronto and the claim that the problem today is a purported: “public sector monopoly”. Published in the Globe and Mail, Wednesday, July 28, 2009. Malcolm

by Sid Ryan

Why do […]

Elizabeth Principe Walks Out of Camp Crame

Mother and daughter celebrate victory. Photo: Raymund B. Villanueva / bulatlat.com

Wonderful news! Elizabeth Principe, mother of our dear friend Lorena “Aya” Santos, has been released from prison in Camp Crame. Aya was at the forefront of the struggle to have her mother freed, after all trumped-up charges against this National Democratice Front of […]

Beth Principe Remains in jail despite dismissal of cases

Elizabeth Principe, the mother of our good friend, Lorena “Aya” Santos, remains in jail despite the dropping of all cases against her. We visited with Beth Principe at the Camp Crame jail in May this year. She is a strong, amazing woman who has never stopped struggling for the rights and welfare of the Philippine […]