Ka Bel would have been a good Labor Sec for Duterte

May 20, 2016

Today is Crispin “Ka Bel” Beltran’s eighth death anniversary. A champion of the working-class, Ka Bel is probably protesting in his grave because the conditions of workers have worsened. According to independent think-tank Ibon Foundation, minimum wage has barely increased. Precarious working conditions continue. Contractualization is still being practiced. Will this change under the administration […]


NEWS: CBBRC commemorates Ka Bel’s fifth death anniversary*

June 27, 2013

Last May 20, Crispin B. Beltran Resource Center, along with other patriotic groups, commemorated Crsipin “Ka Bel” Beltran’s fifth death anniversary in front of Ka Bel’s marker in Plaza Miranda, Quiapo, Manila. During the commemoration, CBBRC handed a plaque of recognition to Justice Manuel Pamaran (Mayor Lim’s representative) for Mayor Lim’s support for CBBRC’s efforts […]


NEWS: Happy Birth Anniversary, Ka Bel!*

June 3, 2013

“There are those who want to become politicians, and those who are already politicians and want to extend their term in public office. Ka Bel’s legacy should serve as a reminder and inspiration to those who seek public office. To live simply and selflessly, and serve tirelessly: this was Ka Bel’s dictum, which guided him […]


Challenge to politicians: continue Ka Bel’s legacy

May 22, 2013

20 May 2013 NEWS RELEASE Challenge to politicians: continue Ka Bel’s legacy Crispin B. Beltran Resource Center, an institution formed to continue the legacy of Crispin “Ka Bel” Beltran, posed a challenge to newly-elected politicians: pursue Ka Bel’s legacy by upholding the people’s welfare above all. During Ka Bel’s fifth death anniversary commemoration in Plaza […]


Ka Osang on Ka Bel’s birth anniversary

January 16, 2013

  Transcript of Ka Osang’s speech:   Ang bawat Kaarawan ay isang Paghamon Kung nabubuhay si Ka Bel sa panahong ito, kalulugdan niya kayong makaulayaw, makamayan o matapik sa balikat. Sapagkat simula sa araw na ito ay mayroon  tayong dapat paghandaan, pagtutuunan ng pansin sa mga susunod na araw. Ikagagalak niyang malaman na ang kanyang […]