Category Archive for: ‘news’

  • Appeal for continued unity and action to #FreeMaryJane

    On behalf of the Veloso family and the Filipino nation, we thank all supporters of the #SaveMaryJane campaign. We express our most heartfelt solidarity with all peoples of the world who worked vigorously and unrelentingly to save Mary Jane Veloso’s life until the last minute. …

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  • Philippine Army goes on rampage, tortures members of Blaan tribe – Karapatan

    Elements of the 73rd Infantry Battalion of the Philippine Army (IBPA) operating in Sarangani province intensified military operations, under Oplan Bayanihan, victimizing members of the Blaan tribe. “The unit is under the 10th “Agila” Division of Gen. Eduardo Año. It is no wonder we see …

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  • Disaster survivors vow to continue the fight for Justice and Rights

    Rehabilitation is not for Sale! Disaster survivors from different parts of Mindanao and Visayas converged in Yolanda-stricken Tanauan, Leyte to demand a stop to President B.S. Aquino’s wholesale selling of rehabilitation projects to business ventures in disaster-stricken areas. As a national network of disaster survivors, …

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  • President Aquino be accountable: Resign Now!

    Joint Statement of the National Alliance for Filipino Concerns-Midwest and AnakBayan Chicago The President of the Philippines Benigno S. Aquino III is in Chicago today to meet with Mayor Rahm Emanuel and several investors prior to his trip to Canada tomorrow. He was expected to be …

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  • Canadians protest visit of Philippine President Benigno Aquino III

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper is applying a double standard by inviting President Benigno Aquino III. Last year, Harper cancelled his visit to Sri Lanka and closed the Tehran embassy because of human rights concerns. He refused to participate in a United Nations conference on disarmament …

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