Tag Archives: BAYAN

DUKOT U.S. TOUR SAN DIEGO: “A GOOD WAKE UP CALL”

PRESS RELEASE Tuesday, September 21, 2010 Eugene Gambol and Ivan Penetrante, anakbayansd@gmail.com DUKOT U.S. TOUR SAN DIEGO: “A GOOD WAKE UP CALL” On the evening of September 18, 2010 over one hundred community members of San Diego gathered at the Centro Cultural de la Raza of San Diego to view the controversial and thought provoking […]

ANAKBAYAN SAN DIEGO PRESENTS: “DUKOT” (desaparecidos/disappeared): A Film Screening

ANAKBAYAN SAN DIEGO PRESENTS: “DUKOT” (desaparecidos/disappeared): A Film Screening Date: Saturday, September 18, 2010 Time: 6-9pm Location: Centro Cultural de la Raza 2004 Park Blvd San Diego, CA Price: $10 Pre-Sale (ends 9/17) / $12 at Door Ticket presale info below Part of the proceeds from this event will be donated to a human rights […]

Fil-Am Youth Against DepEd Violence

Fil-Am Youth Against DepEd Violence August 23, 2010 Press Statement Reference: Alex Montances, AB-LA, info@anakbayanla.org Jessica Antonio, LFS-SFSU, lfs.sfsu@gmail.com The League of Filipino Students of San Francisco State University and Anakbayan chapters of Seattle, East Bay, Los Angeles, New York/New Jersey,and San Diego strongly condemn the violent dispersal, beatings and mass arrest of students and […]

Streetwise: Disaster waiting to happen

Streetwise* By Carol Pagaduan-Araullo Disaster waiting to happen We Filipinos, as a people, have yet to learn our lessons well in the wake of one of the most devastating floods to hit Metro Manila and outlying provinces brought by low-intensity typhoon Ondoy that most of us had simply taken for granted.  It will not do […]

Relief Efforts continue for Victims of Typhoon Disaster. BALSA drop-off locations in San Diego are up and Running!

Relief Efforts continue for Victims of Typhoon Disaster.  BALSA drop-off locations in San Diego are up and Running! Support “BALSA” Bayanihan Alay Sa Sambayanan = “Raft” People’s Cooperation for the People as we raise funds for victims of Typhoon disaster in the Philippines.  We are accepting money donations and BALSA drop-off locations in San Diego […]

Anakbayan San Diego Launches Emergency Relief Drive for Typhoon Ondoy (Ketsana).

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 1, 2009 Contact: Eugene Gambol anakbayansd@gmail.com (916)-296-4848 Anakbayan San Diego Launches Emergency Relief Drive for Typhoon Ondoy (Ketsana). Details: San Diego – Anakbayan San Diego are organizing efforts to raise funds for victims of Typhoon Ondoy (Ketsana).  On Saturday September 26th, Typhoon Ondoy struck the Philippines with the heaviest rainfall recorded […]

Bayan welcomes positive portions of CA decision in Melissa Roxas’ petition for writ of amparo

Press Statement August 27, 2009 Reference: Renato M. Reyes, Jr. Bayan welcomes positive portions of CA decision in Melissa Roxas’ petition for writ of amparo The Bagong Alyansang Makabayan welcomes the positive findings and decisions of the Court of Appeals in relation to the petition for a writ of amparo by our colleague Melissa Roxas. […]

Melissa Roxas Returns to the Philippines to pursue case

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 19, 2009 Contact: Rhonda Ramiro, 415-377-2599, secgen@bayanusa.org U.S. Citizen Abducted and Tortured by Suspected Philippine Military Agents RETURNS to the philippines to seek justice SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Melissa Roxas, a U.S. citizen abducted and tortured in the Philippines from May 19-25, left the United States today and traveled to the […]

Video: Melissa Roxas speaks at press conference

Melissa Roxas speaks at Press Conference from Anakbayan Seattle on Vimeo.

References to Melissa Roxas’ press conference

Bulatlat – Audio Slideshow: In Emotional Presser, Melissa Roxas Vows to Pursue Justice Arkibong Bayan – Photo stills of live internet TV broadcast by Habi Arts in Los Angeles @HabiArts (Twitter) – Press conference mini-transcript Related links/sources: BAYAN-Philippines, USA Habi Arts – Facebook, Facebook group, Myspace Karapatan