Daily Archives: May 27, 2009

10 Years Too Long, 200 People Too Many

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 27, 2009 Reference: Rhonda Ramiro, 415-377-2599, secgen@bayanusa.org, http://www.bayanusa.org 10 Years Too Long, 200 People Too Many: Filipinos Across the U.S. Call for the Termination of the Visiting Forces Agreement and Justice for the Disappeared In the wake of the abduction of Filipino American human rights advocate and health worker Melissa Roxas […]

The Awakening of Melissa R.

source: bulatlat THE AWAKENING OF MELISSA R. PUBLISHED ON May 26, 2009 AT 7:41 AM Roxas, the Filipino-American activist who was abducted along with two others on May 19, purportedly wrote this undated email message. Bulatlat.com is reposting it because it provides a glimpse into her character and might help explain why an American like […]