May 27, 2016

  • Youth Act Now Against Aquino's Pork Barrel

    Student Union slams Court’s bail-grant to pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Napoles

    The National Union of Students of the Philippines (NUSP) expresses condemnation to the highest degree over Sandiganbayan’s decision to grant bail to pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim-Napoles. “Sandiganbayan’s unpalatable decision of granting bail to pork barrel queen Janet Napoles is a direct insult to the toiling Filipino masses who were denied basic social services due to majority of our politicians’ selfish motives,” Jess Ferrera, NUSP spokesperson said. Ferrera added that this is the brand of justice ‘Tuwid na Daan’ has been upholding ever since – favorable to the selective few who are allies of the Liberal Party and prejudicial…

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    MANIFESTO OF UNITY FOR JUSTICE AND ACCOUNTABILITY OVER KIDAPAWAN MASSACRE

    We, student councils, publications, youth organizations and formations, are one with the Kidapawan farmers in their plight towards justice as they continue their struggle for immediate relief from the government – aids that up to this point have not yet reached the deteriorating conditions of the peasants. The youth is in solidarity with the global community in expressing outrage over the tragedy of the Kidapawan massacre leaving a death toll of 2 people, 116 injured and at least 70 mauled and arrested. We strongly believe that there will never be an acceptable reason for this government to take the lives…

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    Students light candles in solidarity with Kidapawan farmers, call for justice and accountability

    Students from the Technological University of the Philippines (TUP) and youth groups held a symbolic candle-lighting action April 7 to demand justice and accountability from the Aquino regime for the death of 7 farmers in the Kidapawan massacre. “As the tally of victims of the state-initiated Kidapawan massacre rose, the youth will further intensify  the unity we forged with the farmers,” Kevin Castro, National Union of Students of the Philippines (NUSP) Deputy Secretary General, said. “Massacres involving farmers had been in the bloodline of the Aquinos – Cory with her infamous Mendiola massacre and her son, PNoy, with the Kidapawan…

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    Student union hits Alcala, Valte over statements vs farmers; denounce Aquino’s silence

    The National Union of Students of the Philippines (NUSP) decries statements from Department of Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala and Deputy Presidential Spokesperson Abigail Valte that downsize the rightful demands of the drought-hit farmers. The student union hit Sec. Alcala following his statement, “Hindi po grabe ang hirap doon sa lugar nila.” According to NUSP Spokesperson Jess Ferrera, “No wonder our farmers are starving, the likes of Sec. Alcala would comfortably disregard our farmers’ calls for aid instead of immediately addressing them. Maybe Sec. Alcala would want to wait for all our farmers to die of starvation before he comsiders doing something…

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    Tragedies and massacre: Aquino, tuwid na daan’s legacy – student union

    The National Union of Students of the Philippines (NUSP) condemns in the utmost possible term the massacre of at least 7 farmers in Kidapawan City last April 1 cause by yet another criminal negligence of the Aquino administration. “To begin with, it was the government’s incompetence in handling the worsening El Niño drought that sparked the protest of 6,000 farmers. But the government resolved it by carrying out another massacre,” according to Jess Ferrera, NUSP spokesperson. 6,000 farmers from North Cotabato maintained a human barricade for 4 days before bloodily dispersed by state forces. They were calling for the immediate release…

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Youth Act Now Against Aquino's Pork Barrel

Student Union slams Court’s bail-grant to pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Napoles

Apr 14, 2016

The National Union of Students of the Philippines (NUSP) expresses condemnation to the highest degree over Sandiganbayan’s decision to grant bail to pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim-Napoles. “Sandiganbayan’s unpalatable decision of granting bail to pork barrel queen Janet Napoles is a direct insult to the toiling Filipino masses who were denied basic social services due to majority of our politicians’ selfish motives,” Jess Ferrera, NUSP spokesperson said. Ferrera added that this is the brand of justice ‘Tuwid na Daan’ has been upholding ever since – favorable to the selective few who are allies of the Liberal Party and prejudicial…

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MANIFESTO OF UNITY FOR JUSTICE AND ACCOUNTABILITY OVER KIDAPAWAN MASSACRE

Apr 8, 2016

We, student councils, publications, youth organizations and formations, are one with the Kidapawan farmers in their plight towards justice as they continue their struggle for immediate relief from the government – aids that up to this point have not yet reached the deteriorating conditions of the peasants. The youth is in solidarity with the global community in expressing outrage over the tragedy of the Kidapawan massacre leaving a death toll of 2 people, 116 injured and at least 70 mauled and arrested. We strongly believe that there will never be an acceptable reason for this government to take the lives…

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Students light candles in solidarity with Kidapawan farmers, call for justice and accountability

Apr 7, 2016

Students from the Technological University of the Philippines (TUP) and youth groups held a symbolic candle-lighting action April 7 to demand justice and accountability from the Aquino regime for the death of 7 farmers in the Kidapawan massacre. “As the tally of victims of the state-initiated Kidapawan massacre rose, the youth will further intensify  the unity we forged with the farmers,” Kevin Castro, National Union of Students of the Philippines (NUSP) Deputy Secretary General, said. “Massacres involving farmers had been in the bloodline of the Aquinos – Cory with her infamous Mendiola massacre and her son, PNoy, with the Kidapawan…

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Facts on UP Socialized Tuition System

In the weeks leading to BS Aquino’s fifth State of the Nation Address, the Student Alliance for the Advancement of Democratic Rights in U.P. College of Mass Communication, together with Anakbayan Media Collective and Union of Journalists of the Philippines UP Diliman will release a series of infographics on the state of education in the country. The first part shows facts on the Socialized Tuition System (STS) and other school fees (OSF).   Photo Source: http://www.pinoyphotography.org/forum/index.php?topic=55016.0

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Tulong Kabataan Network

NUSP, Kabataan Partylist and Tulong Kabataan Network urgently call for donations for the affected areas due to typhoons Egay and Falcon. The continuous rainfall and floodings have caused adverse effects to the livelihood and operations of our kababayans both in rural and urban areas. For donations and partnerships, just contact: 0939-920-7112 and 0935-486-9915 | BDO Account Name: National Union of Students of the Philippines Head Office Inc. Account No.: 4210065075 • UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES – DILIMAN – Office of the UP Student Regent – Contact: Mico – 0919-990-2232 and Carl – 0917-880-9316 • UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES – MANILA –…

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#ChangePH: Social Media Day 2015

Tweetup Manila: KABATAAN PARTYLIST, Kabataan, Tayo ang Pag-asa and Rise for Education is one of the community exhibitor this Saturday (June 27) in celebration of 2015 Social Media Day. Come and join us! See you at Museo Pambata by 10am-8pm. | Get your FREE tickets here: bit.ly/ChangePH | For queries just contact 0935-4869915 and 0975-212-0958 or email us at nusphilippines@yahoo.com. The 4th Annual celebration of Social Media Day organized by TweetupMNL. TweetupMNL is a community of netizens who are united by their passion for social media. They have been holding Twitter Meetups, or TweetUps, since 2009 all over Metro Manila. Aside…

P1NAS

P1NAS Forum: Asserting Philippine sovereignty in the wake of the China-US power play

The National Union of Students of the Philippines (NUSP) together with P1NAS, a broad citizen’s movement to unite our people in defense of our sovereignty and territorial integrity would like to invite your respective student councils / organizations / political parties this July 25, 2015 at Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila (PLM), Justo Albert Auditorium for a forum which will discuss the immediate threats to Philippine sovereignty – Chinese expansionism and US interventionism. With Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio, together with Prof. Bobby Tuazon and Rep. Neri Colmenares as guest speakers. Kindly bring your school IDs for the…

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Student Union Urges Fraternities & Other Groups: End Violence and Serve the Students and the People

The National Union of Students of the Philippines (NUSP) condemns the recent incident of violence involving two fraternities in the University of the Philippines (UP) – Diliman and calls on the UP administration for a speedy and impartial investigation regarding the incident. We call on all student formations, be it fraternities, sororities, academic organizations, political parties and other groups, to join the rest of the Filipino students and youth in the reverberating call to end the cultures of violence and impunity. Violence among students and youth is not confined nor isolated to fraternities and sororities. Violence is as harsh as…

NUSP ED Fest

NUSP Edgar Jopson Educational Discussion Festival

The National Union of Students of the Philippines (NUSP) is a nation-wide alliance of student councils/governments/unions committed to the advancement of the students’ democratic rights and welfare. Since its establishment in 1957, NUSP has been consistently at the forefront of the students’ struggle for their rights and welfare and in solidarity with the Filipino people’s struggle for genuine freedom and democracy. As such, NUSP has earned the recognition of being the legitimate student center here and abroad. As part of building sensient, just and socially-responsible student leaders, NUSP has an education program known as Edgar Jopson Education and Training Center…

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“Kabataan, Tayo ang Pag-asa”: A Vow of Vigilance

The National Union of Students of the Philippines (NUSP), the largest and broadest alliance of more than 650 student councils / governments / federations in the country, remains steadfast and firm in Gat. Jose Rizal’s belief that the youth is the hope of the nation. Together with the masses of the Filipino people, the youth play a pivotal role in genuine social change and emancipation. As we commemorate the birth of one of the young Filipino martyrs who fought against oppression and inequality, the student union, together with other progressive student and youth groups, reaffirms its commitment in serving the…

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Keep Lumad children in school! END military attacks on schools!

The National Union of Students of the Philippines (NUSP), the largest and broadest alliance of student councils / governments / federations in the country, asserts the right of every Filipino, especially the indigenous and the Lumad children, to quality, free and violence-free and military-free education. Schools are not military camps! Let us support the 2,896 Lumad children’s and their teachers’ and parents‘ fight against military intrusion, camping and attacks on their schools. We hold accountable the Department of Education (DepEd) and the Aquino government for allowing the military to camp in and for endorsing the closure of atleast 24 schools…