Filipino-Americans in NYC Join Unions in Largest “Occupy Wall Street” Demo to Date

Members of BAYAN USA and GABRIELA USA at Occupy Wall Street NYC Reference: Jackelyn Mariano, BAYAN USA Northeast Coordinator Email: bayanusa.ne@gmail.com FILIPINO-AMERICANS IN NYC JOIN UNIONS IN LARGEST OCCUPY WALL ST. DEMO TO DATE NEW YORK, NY– Filipino-Americans, under the banner of BAYAN USA, joined approximately 80,000 protesters in New York City last Wednesday in […]

BAYAN USA Celebrates 100 Years of Women in the People’s Struggle

News Statement March 8, 2011 Reference: Bernadette Ellorin, Chairperson, BAYAN USA email: chair@bayanusa.org, www.bayanusa.org BAYAN USA Celebrates 100 Years of Women in the People’s Struggle On this centennial anniversary of International Women’s Day, BAYAN USA, an alliance of 14 Filipino organizations in the United States, salutes all the women on the frontlines of national and […]

GABRIELA USA participates in the Montreal International Women’s Conference and the founding of the International Women’s Alliance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Reference: Valerie Francisco, Vice Chair of Mass Campaigns, GABRIELA USA gabrielawomen@gmail.com GABRIELA USA participates in the Montreal International Women’s Conference and the founding of the International Women’s Alliance Montréal, Québec, August 16, 2010 — In Montreal, women of GABRIELA USA joined over 350 participants representing 32 different countries, including Pakistan, India, Kyrgyzstan, […]

National Lawyers Guild delegates of the People’s International Observers Mission present eyewitness accounts of electoral fraud, military intimidation during national elections in the Philippines and a visit to the 43 detained health workers

Contact: Daya Mortel Southern California Coordinator, BAYAN USA sc@bayanusa.org Los Angeles, CA – Reporting from the UCLA Downtown Los Angeles Labor Center, delegates of the People’s International Observers Mission from the National Lawyers Guild (NLG) presented eyewitness accounts from the Philippines elections. Witnessing electoral fraud and military intimidation, they concluded the Philippine national election was […]