Release Ariel Arbitrario NOW! Continue the Peace Talks!

After months of painstaking progress made by the movement for peace in the Philippines, President Duterte has taken a wrong turn by irrationally calling for the termination of peace negotiations between the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) and the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP). The President has even gone a […]

BAYAN-USA Condemns Philippine Government’s “New” Counterinsurgency Program Operation Plan Kapayapaan (“Peace”)

  BAYAN-USA Condemns Philippine Government’s “New” Counterinsurgency Program Operation Plan Kapayapaan (“Peace”)   Philippine Army’s Continuing Violence and Repression Against Civilian Communities Undermines Pursuit of Peace Amidst the politically-motivated killings of four peasant and indigenous leaders in less than one month, the Philippine government unveiled its new counter-insurgency plan Operation Plan Kapayapaan (Peace) at the […]