Makabayan

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Patriotic Coalition of the People
Leader Satur Ocampo
President Neri Colmenares
Chairman Jose Maria Sison
Founded April 16, 2009 (2009-04-16)
Headquarters Quezon City
Ideology Filipino communism
Democratic socialism
Left-wing nationalism
Political position Left-wing
National affiliation Bagong Alyansang Makabayan
Communist Party of the Philippines
Colors Blue, red, yellow
Seats in the Senate
0 / 24
Seats in the House of Representatives
7 / 358
Provincial governorships
0 / 80
Provincial vice governorships
0 / 80
Provincial board members
0 / 756
Website
http://makabayan.net

Makabayang Kowalisyon ng Mamamayan (Makabayan) (English: Makabayan Coalition - Patriotic Coalition, Patriotic Coalition of the People), is a coalition of twelve party-lists political parties in the Philippine House of Representatives. It was founded on April 16, 2009. The founding assembly was held at UP Theatre, Diliman, Quezon City.[1]

The Commission on Elections subsequently disqualified the Akap Bata and Katribu partylists for failure to acquire the necessary votes.[2]

Party-lists[edit]

Twelve party-lists are part of Makabayan :

Coalition[edit]

Makabayan also includes organizations that are not political parties, including:

  • Peasants: KMP - Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas (Peasant Movement in the Philippines), Amihan (National Federation of Peasant Women), UMA (Unyon ng mga Manggagawa sa Agrikultura, Union of Agricultural Workers),
  • Workers: KMU - Kilusang Mayo Uno (May First Movement),
  • Youth and Students: Anakbayan, CEGP - College Editors Guild of the Philippines, LFS - League of Filipino Students, NUSP - National Union of Students of the Philippines, Karatula - Kabataang Artista para sa Tunay na Kalayaan (Youth Artists for Genuine Freedom), SCMP - Student Christian Movement of the Philippines
  • Fisherfolk: Pamalakaya - Pambasang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya Pilipinas (National Force of Fisherfolk Movement in the Philippines)
  • Religious: PCPR - Promotion of Church People's Response, RMP - Rural Missionaries of the Philippines
  • Health Workers: HEAD - Health Alliance for Democracy
  • Scientists: Agham- Advocates of Science and Technology for the People
  • Teachers: CONTEND - Congress of Teachers and Educators for Nationalism and Democracy
  • Cultural Workers: CAP - Concerned Artists of the Philippines, Sinagbayan
  • Indigenous People: KAMP - Kalipunan ng mga Katutubong Mamamayan ng Pilipinas
  • Human Rights Defenders: KARAPATAN - Advancement for the Advancement of People's Rights
  • Lawyers: NUPL - National Union of People's Lawyers

Electoral performance[edit]

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