“Neri Colmenares has always supported our call for justice…We want him in the senate.”
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Progressives, human rights lawyers, cultural workers, members of the academe, peace advocates, among others gathered to show their support as former Bayan Muna lawmaker and human rights lawyer Rep. Neri Colmenares vies for a Senate seat.
The Transitory Provisions state that the term of the incumbent president and vice president would end on June 30, 2022 and Duterte is not allowed to run for president in the May 2022 elections. However, he may still run as the transition president.
“Both our collective moral sense and the international convention on human rights recognize the right to life as an inherent right of every human being that no one shall be arbitrarily deprived thereof.”
“We are unjustly overtaxed and underserved. Lowering income tax must not be reduced to a mere revenue issue.”
“President Aquino unjustly denied our pensioners the much-needed although still meager pension hike approved by Congress while the SSS top executives are enjoying millions in salaries, perks, and bonuses.” – Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Zarate
“Any undertaking inside the congress will never succeed, if you cannot link it to the Filipino masses outside.”
“It’s not too late to win the P2000 increase in pension for our senior citizens.”
A presidential candidate and four senatorial bets showed up to support the Peasant Electoral Agenda.
Progressive lawmaker Neri Colmenares was among the first to file candidacy for the senate.
“Principles, not plunder. Platform, not personality.”