20 September 2020
Workers unite against trade union repression on Martial Law Anniversary
What: Protest action of United Workers
When: Monday, 21 September 2020, 12-1pm
Where: Commission on Human Rights, Commonwealth Avenue
United Workers - an alliance of the largest labor groups Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU), NAGKAISA! Labor Coalition, and Pagkakaisa ng Uring Manggagawa (PAGGAWA) - will hold a protest action at CHR in memory of the thousands of workers, who have died, and thousands more who went missing, were tortured and got arrested during Martial Law, at the height of the Marcos dictatorship and the intensifying attacks against workers. Fast forward to the present, the group will bring pictures of the trade unionists and workers who have been killed, tortured and are currently detained by the Duterte regime.
Media coverage is requested.
Stop the Attacks Against Workers! Never again to Martial Law! Unyonismo hindi Terorismo! Ayuda hindi Diktadura!##
Elmer Labog, KMU Chairperson
Atty. Sonny Matula, Nagkaisa! Chairperson
Leody de Guzman, Paggawa Spokesperson