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Fr Joe Dizon: From the streets to the pulpit, an activist

Nov 05, 2013 - 6:54 PM

He didn’t let his sickness keep him from joining protest rallies He was last seen marching on September 13 and 21 His battle cry: AbolishPork

LAST BATTLE CRY. His sickness did not prevent Father Joe (in white) from attending anti-pork barrel rallies, like this one on September 13. Photo from Arkibong Bayan

Thousands join Church-led anti-pork rally in Bacolod

Oct 14, 2013 - 10:09 PM

Bishop Vicente Navarra said the anti pork barrel rally is just the beginning of a series of calls the Diocese of Bacolod will make

Thousands join anti-pork protest in Cebu

Sep 29, 2013 - 9:10 PM

Thousands of Cebuanos join the anti pork coalition protest on Sunday Sept 29 in the city s Plaza Independencia

Prayer vigil at ESDA Shrine to protest PDAF

Sep 11, 2013 - 3:45 PM

UPDATED EDSA Tayo is another mass action event that started with a Facebook event launched a few days after the MillionPeopleMarch

PRAYER VIGIL AGAINST PORK. A crowd gathers outside the EDSA Shrine at early as 9 am, September 11, 2013. Photo by Rappler

MMDA announces alternative routes for EDSA Sept 11 rally

Sep 10, 2013 - 9:50 PM

Passing by the EDSA Shrine on Wednesday September 11? Better take these alternative routes

Real NGOs struggle to get lawmakers' PDAF

Aug 30, 2013 - 2:42 AM

While bogus NGOs allegedly acquire billions of pesos from PDAF the authentic ones rarely get a share of the pie

The rise of the middle class

Aug 27, 2013 - 11:07 AM

The middle class has finally realized that one does not to be part of the masa to feel the need to fight back

TIMELINE: The road to the Million People March

Aug 25, 2013 - 10:59 PM

Events and issues that led to the online and ground mobilization for the Million People March against the pork barrel on Monday August 26

#MillionPeopleMarch organizers: Not the usual suspects

Aug 25, 2013 - 2:03 PM

The many organizers of the August 26 rallies are ordinary people outraged by the misused of public funds Most of them have not gone to rallies before

Are you joining the #MillionPeopleMarch vs pork barrel?

Aug 24, 2013 - 11:54 PM

Sign up be heard be counted

Why I'm wearing a white shirt on Monday

Aug 24, 2013 - 10:31 PM

I will march with a million other Filipinos hungry to reform our government and our own selves

Aug 26 anti-pork barrel protests spread nationwide

Aug 24, 2013 - 6:00 PM

Anti-pork barrel protests set on National Heroes Day spring in different provinces nationwide

Abolish pork: The data speaks for itself

Aug 24, 2013 - 5:00 PM

It’s entirely possible that PDAF has indeed worsened regional inequalities over the years thanks to the culture of impunity and corruption it has brought with it

All systems go for Million People March

Aug 24, 2013 - 3:44 PM

The social media powered movement crosses over to the physical world to let supporters collaborate in person for the August 26 rally

COORDINATION. Organizers of the anti-pork barrel rally on August 26 in Luneta meet with the Manila Police District to finalize plans. All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Live Online Debate: Abolish pork barrel or not?

Aug 24, 2013 - 3:04 PM

Join our live online debate on the abolition of pork barrel system below or tweet us your thoughts using the hashtag Aug26

#ScrapPork rallies still a go despite Aquino's reform plans

Aug 23, 2013 - 7:28 PM

Participating groups say the President s announcement to overhaul the pork barrel system is a desperate attempt to control the outrage against solons PDAF