With GMA’s desperate moves apparent, Fil-Ams launch US-wide protests for Arroyo’s Ouster

Various cause-oriented groups and Filipino organizations under banner of BAYAN-USA held quick reaction protests in four major US cities yesterday to condemn the Arroyo administration’s declaration of a so-called “state of national emergency” (Proclamation 1017) in the Philippines less than 24 hours after it was announced in a nationally-televised broadcast from Malacanang. Filipinos and their […]

[Message from Satur Ocampo]

The following message was read by Dr. Reynaldo Lesaca Jr, chairman of Bayan Muna, at a vigil and solidarity gathering the night of February 25, 2006, at the La Salle Greenhills chapel: MESSAGE FROM SATUR OCAMPO President and Partylist Representative, Bayan Muna Deputy Minority Leader, House of Representatives Feb. 25, 2006 Much as I would […]

Full Text of Proclamation 1017

MALACAÑANG PALACE MANILA PROCLAMATION NO. 1017 PROCLAMATION DECLARING A STATE OF NATIONAL EMERGENCY WHEREAS, over these past months, elements in the political opposition have conspired with authoritarians of the extreme Left represented by the NDF-CPP-NPA and the extreme Right, represented by military adventurists–the historical enemies of the democratic Philippine State—who are now in tactical alliance […]

Never again to martial law! Resist GMA’s emergency powers with people power! Oust Gloria now!

BAYAN-USA Urgent Actions in the U.S. today! NEW YORK (ny@bayanusa.org) Join Filipino New Yorkers in condemning the fascist Arroyo regime! 5 pm – Friday February 24, 2006 Philippine Consulate in NY LOS ANGELES (socal@bayanusa.org) Condemn State of Emergency and Oust GMA 12 pm Philippine Consulate in Los Angeles SAN FRANCISCO (norcal@bayanusa.org) Oust GMA Rally and […]