Tuesday, 5/27 Sunnyvale, CA– On this 15th anniversary of the United States-Philippines Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA), members of Anakbayan Silicon Valley (ABSV) and Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (New Patriotic Alliance, BAYAN-USA) came together and unveiled a banner calling for “US Out of Asia-Pac” area, highlighting the destructive and unequal economic, political, and military agreements between the UnitedContinue reading “5/28: Post Statement: Visiting Forces Agreement Banner Drop”
Saturday 5/17 San Jose, CA– Please join Anakbayan Silicon Valley for a social BBQ hangout where we’ll be outreaching to folks about Project Flame as well as collecting stories from youth. Good food and fun in the sun while we kick in the summer! What: Project Flame BBQ 2.0 When: Saturday, May 17th, 2014 from 3-6PM Where: FlickingerContinue reading “5/14: Upcoming Event- Project Flame BBQ 2.0”
Saturday 4/12 San Jose, CA– Please join Anakbayan Silicon Valley for the launching of our local campaign entitled, Project Flame. We will be having a workshop/BBQ from 12-3 PM. The full details are below for the event. What: Project Flame BBQ When: Saturday, April 12th, 2014 from 12-3PM Where: FYC Youth Center- Welch Park, KenestaContinue reading “4/3: Upcoming Event- Project Flame BBQ Campaign Launch”
Wednesday 3/5, — Posted is the Kapit Bising Kabataan Network brochure and structure for informational reference.
Friday 2/14 Santa Clara, CA,– Please join South Bay Taskforce Haiyan in calling for TPS to be granted to the Philippines. Hear from different speakers why TPS is needed for the Filipino community and how it can better serve efforts to assist those impacted by Typhoon Haiyan. Three months after the storm the Philippine people areContinue reading “2/11: Upcoming Event- South Bay Taskforce Haiyan TPS Conference”
Wednesday 12/18 San Jose, –Members of Anakbayan Silicon Valley (ABSV) and BAYAN-USA gathered for a Candlelight Vigil to commemorate victims of U.S. militarization in the Philippines as well as oppose U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry’s visit to the Philippines this week. The Candlelight Vigil was held in Downtown San Jose with a program thatContinue reading “12/18: Candlelight Vigil Action Against Kerry’s Visit to the Philippines”
Saturday 10/19 Stanford – ABSV held an ED on Militarization in the Philippines at Stanford University. The educational discussion informed the youth on the effects that militarization has caused in the Philippines such as the abandonment of Ameriasian children, environmental destruction, and countless human rights violations, to name a few. Different types of exercises wereContinue reading “10/19: Militarization in the Philippines ED @ Stanford”