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. […]Read more "“I Am Determined to Rise” Book Drive Campaign (2/12 – 2/18)"
November 29, 2014 For Reference: Mary Anne Manumpil, Anakbayan Silicon Valley, email@example.com Filipino Youth Stand in Solidarity with Ferguson! Black and Brown Lives Matter! Anakbayan Silicon Valley stands in solidarity with the community of Ferguson, Missouri. We demand justice for Mike Brown, an African American youth who was violently and unjustly murdered by white police […]Read more "Filipino Youth Stand in Solidarity with Ferguson! Black and Brown Lives Matter!"
November 13, 2014 For Reference: Adrian Bonifacio, Chair, Anakbayan Silicon Valley, firstname.lastname@example.org 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 […]Read more "Justice for the Ayotzinapa 43! Join the November 20th National Strike!"
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 8, 2014 Reference: Eric Tandoc, National Secretary General, Anakbayan–USA, email@example.com 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. […]Read more "Anakbayan-USA Commemorates Haiyan Anniversary, Calls for BS Aquino’s Ouster"
Join us to celebrate ABSV’s 3rd Birthday and to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of Kabataang Makabayan! Kabataang Makabayan (KM) was the first comprehensive national democratic youth and student organization in the Philippines. Founded in 1964, KM fought against the Marcos dictatorship. Despite being forced to go underground in 1972, when Martial Law was declared, they continued […]Read more "11/23: KM50 + ABSV’s 3rd Year Anniversary Celebration"
“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 […]Read more "Honor in the Line of Fire: Why our protest against the Philippine president is justified"
9/21 — 4-6PM @ Berryessa Library, San Jose, CA. Come kick it with us on Sunday, September 21 to honor the legacy of those who fought against martial law in the Philippines 42 years ago. From Philippines to Ferguson to Silicon Valley, we’ll discuss how we can take a stand against state repression! We’ll have food, sharing, […]Read more "9/21: From Philippines to Ferguson — A Martial Law Commemoration Event"