Lepanto resumes operation after paying P2 million bond

BAGUIO CITY — The Lepanto Consolidated Mining Company resumed mining operations in Barangay Suyoc, Mankayan town in Benguet province on June 17 after paying a P2 million bond to the courts, according to Joan Gatchelian the company’s information officer.

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Workers, students condemns UP pres neoliberal policies

BAGUIO CITY — To condemn the neoliberal policies implemented in the state university, workers and students of University of the Philippines Baguio (UPB) staged a protest action to hold UP President Alfredo E. Pascual (PAEP) accountable for promoting such policies.

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UPB cum laudes speak, “Activism is education as well”

BAGUIO CITY — A common misconception regarding activists is that they don’t study well, ‘delinquents’ even. They are branded as ‘reklamo lang ng reklamo’, ‘maingay’, ‘nanggugulo’, ‘hindi naliligo’, and commonly, ‘hindi pumapasok.’

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ACE-UP Baguio says no to contractualization

BAGUIO CITY — The Alliance of Contractual Employees – University of the Philippines (ACE-UP), a group working to stop contractualization and promoting the advancement of all workers, extends its calls here in UP Baguio.