Toronto Pork Barrel Night: LEST WE PORK-GET, a community event to campaign for the abolition of pork barrel in the Philippines was held Sept. 21, 2013, the 41st anniversary of Martial Law in the Philippines, at Marcelina’s Restaurant in Toronto. It was sponsored by AKDAAN, an alliance of Toronto-based cultural workers.
Participants at Toronto’s Pork Barrel Night: LEST WE PORK-GET gather for a photo at event’s finale Sept. 21.
Rhea Gamana and Louie Queaño perform a song at Pork Barrel Night: LEST WE PORK-GET event marking the 41st anniversary of martial law in the Philippines.
Southeast Cartel Hip Hop group performed with gusto compositions on being proud Filipinos and social issues
AKDAAN performers Ysh Cabana, Pet Cleto, Mary Parenno and Louie Queaño stole the show with their musical compositions around the “deporking” issue
Sarah Salise narrated her eye-opening experience in Southern Mindanao beset with crisis
Chris Sorio of Migrante and Rhea Gamana of Anakbayan. PHOTOS: HG