EDSA at 30: The Unfinished Struggle for Change

For Immediate Release February 25, 2016 Reference: Berna Ellorin, BAYAN USA, chair@bayanusa.org   30 years ago today, approximately two million Filipinos poured into the streets of Manila and converged onto Epifanio de los Santos Avenue (EDSA) for 4 consecutive days of civil disobedience to block pending hostilities between warring factions of the Armed Forces of […]

US OUT OF THE ASIA-PACIFIC REGION! NO TO THE US “PIVOT” TO ASIA!

US OUT OF THE ASIA-PACIFIC REGION! NO TO THE US “PIVOT” TO ASIA! Statement of US-based Asian-Pacific Islanders and Supporters of Peace BAYAN USA, Nodutdol, CAAAV Organizing Asian Communities Contact: aspacnot4sale@gmail.com April 21, 2014 We, Asian and Pacific Islanders and peace-loving people in the US, denounce the US government’s strategic plan to increase economic, political, […]

US Drones, Troops Out of Asia and Africa!–BAYAN-USA

For Immediate Release January 11, 2013 Reference: Jessica Antonio, Secretary General, BAYAN-USA, secgen@bayanusa.org US Drones, Troops Out of Asia and Africa!–BAYAN-USA “Only Uncle Toms would welcome in Uncle Sam,” commented BAYAN-USA Chairperson Bernadette Ellorin on the news that the US would end 2012 and kick-off 2013 by sending troops to 35 African countries and two […]

Aquino’s Relief Effort Seeks to Save Private Investments, Not Rehabilitate Communities, in Mindanao– BAYAN USA

News Release December 9, 2012 Reference: Jackelyn Mariano, Deputy Secretary General, BAYAN USA, depsec@bayanusa.org Aquino’s Relief Effort Seeks to Save Private Investments, Not Rehabilitate Communities, in Mindanao– BAYAN USA On Saturday, December 8, 2012, four days after Typhoon Pablo wreaked havoc on Mindanao, President Aquino has since signed Proclamation 522, declaring a state of national […]