“I Am Determined to Rise” Book Drive Campaign (2/12 – 2/18)

Filipino youth and students support BAYAN USA’s  “I Am Determined to Rise” Book Drive Campaign! #PHSolidarityWeek #PrisonAndBeyond #PoliticalPrisoners #FreeAllPPs #ProjectFLAME #ABSV For more information, please visit prisonandbeyond.tumblr.com and freeallpps.wordpress.com Since 1899, U.S. troops have maintained their presence in the Philippines through permanent military and naval bases and through military agreements and treaties that undermine Philippine sovereignty. … More “I Am Determined to Rise” Book Drive Campaign (2/12 – 2/18)

Justice for the Ayotzinapa 43! Join the November 20th National Strike!

November 13, 2014 For Reference: Adrian Bonifacio, Chair, Anakbayan Silicon Valley, absiliconvalley@gmail.com Youth and Students: Unite against State Repression! Join the November 20th National Strike! Anakbayan Silicon Valley stands in solidarity with El Comité del Norte de California en Apoyo de Ayotzinapa (Northern California Committee in Support of Ayotzinapa) and the peoples of Mexico in … More Justice for the Ayotzinapa 43! Join the November 20th National Strike!

Anakbayan-USA Commemorates Haiyan Anniversary, Calls for BS Aquino’s Ouster

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 8, 2014 Reference: Eric Tandoc, National Secretary General, Anakbayan–USA, secgen@anakbayanusa.org Anakbayan–USA Commemorates Haiyan Anniversary, Calls for BS Aquino’s Ouster Anakbayan–USA joins the Filipino people all over the world in commemorating one year since super Typhoon Haiyan made landfall in the Philippines, resulting in the death and the displacement of millions of people. … More Anakbayan-USA Commemorates Haiyan Anniversary, Calls for BS Aquino’s Ouster

Honor in the Line of Fire: Why our protest against the Philippine president is justified

“The line of fire is a place of honor.” –Lean Alejandro, Youth Activist in the Philippines In the spirit of the countless generations of progressive and militant activists that have dared to stand up to state repression in the Philippines, community organizers here in the United States chose to confront Philippine President BS Aquino during … More Honor in the Line of Fire: Why our protest against the Philippine president is justified

5/8 and 5/9: Protesting Obama Visits, Calling for Environmental Justice, Workers’ Rights, and Philippine Sovereignty

Post Statement Reference: Christopher Lapeña, Vice Chairperson, ABSV | christopherlapena@gmail.com VIDEO: ABSV and allies featured on Balitang America Thursday 5/8 Mountain View | Friday 5/9 San Jose — Members of Anakbayan Silicon Valley (ABSV) greeted President Obama this past Thursday, May 8th, and Friday, May 9th with calls to uphold workers’ rights, stand for environmental justice, … More 5/8 and 5/9: Protesting Obama Visits, Calling for Environmental Justice, Workers’ Rights, and Philippine Sovereignty

Philippine Solidarity Week

Philippine Solidarity Week is a week of activities  to commemorate the Philippine-American War, which began on February 4, and to raise awareness and support for the continuing struggle of the Filipino people for national liberation. It is led by Bagong Alyansang Makabayan-USA or BAYAN-USA.   Since 1899, U.S. troops have maintained their presence in the Philippines through permanent military and naval … More Philippine Solidarity Week