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Runaway inflation due to bungled policies by economic managers – SPARK

PRESIDENTIAL Spokesperson Harry Roque’s recent remarks concerning the 6.4% inflation rate reveals his utter disconnect from the vast majority of Filipinos, the Samahan ng Progresibong Kabataan said in a statement. Roque’s claim that “inflation is under control” runs contrary to what is being experienced by Juan Dela Cruz as the cost of all common goods […]

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“The millennials have not moved on but rather mobilized to make the people remember” – SPARK

THE Samahan ng Progresibong Kabataan or SPARK, a progressive youth group, belied a recent statement of Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos claiming that the “millennials have moved on” past the alleged atrocities committed during her father’s regime. “She (Imee Marcos) seems to have forgotten how the youth mobilized against the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos’s burial […]

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Labor Rights should be included in the K-12 curriculum — the SPARK

By Nelson Flores, Ll.B., MSCK A PROGRESSIVE student group calls on the Department of Education to include “Labor Rights” in the K-12 curriculum so that graduates of the program will truly be “job ready” as the education department proudly claims. This was learned shortly after the Samahan ng Progresibong Kabataan (SPARK), in a statement, welcomed […]

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PH national group of lawyers urges high tribunal to reverse itself on CJ Sereno’s ouster

THE Integrated Bar of the Philippines, in a statement released to the media Friday, called on the members of the high tribunal to reverse its decision on ousting Chief Justice Maria lourdes PA Sereno. “We are awaiting official receipt of the decision of the Supreme Court in Republic vs. Sereno, with an eye towards seeking its  reconsideration […]