Historic International Solidarity Mission in the Philippines kicks off

Manila, Philippines–On August 14th, 2005, human rights advocates and families of the victims convened with 85 foreign delegates from 16 countries, to kick off the International Solidarity Mission (ISM) 2005. Delegates to the ISM 2005 will divide up in smaller groups and visit the places where the grossest human rights violations (HRVs) have taken place: […]

Filipinos in the U.S. rally for Preseident Gloria Macapagal Arroyo's resignation or ouster

tennessee lottery Broad Alliance Calls for an Immediate End to the Illegitimate Presidency SAN FRANCISCO, CA–Filipinos across the U.S. joined the largest mass action in the Philippines calling for the immediate resignation of Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo on an international day of action on July 13 which brought 50,000 protestors to Makati. Macapagal Arroyo […]

GMA! Sorry is not enough! Resign or be ousted!

ny lottery Join BAYAN USA and USA 4 GMA Resignation for an International Day of Action calling for the immediate end to the illegitimate presidency of Gloria Macapagal Arroyo! Tuesday, July 12, 2005, 4:00 pm In front of the San Francisco Philippine Consulate 447 Sutter St. San Francisco, California 94108 (get off at Powell BART […]

Escalating human rights violations in the Philippines urges action in NYC

california lottery NEW YORK–Over 40 concerned Filipinos, human rights advocates, and cause-oriented activists gathered last Thursday, June 16, 2005 at the United Nations Church Center in Manhattan to listen as members from the New York Committee for Human Rights in the Philippines (NYCHRP) delivered a comprehensive situationer on the record-breaking rate of human rights violations […]