6 months ACT says teacher-unionists continue to be harassed by government authorities MB
By Merlina Hernando-Malipot As it filed supplemental petition at the Court of Appeals on Friday, a federation of teachers decried “continuing harassment” against teacher-unionists nationwide. Alliance of Concerned Teachers (MANILA BULLETIN) The Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) Philippines alleged that the state of human and trade union rights in the country continues to “worsen” with the continuing harassment against teacher-unionists all over the country. ACT noted that recently, three leaders of teachers’ unions “experienced harassment and threats” allegedly from state forces, as well as from unidentified persons. For instance, ACT Secretary General Raymond Basilio alleged that he experienced harassment from ... more