Tag Archives: GMA

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 […]

On the third year of Jonas’ abduction

Press Release: April 27, 2010 Reference: Edita Burgos (09177476131) Lorena Santos (09294414270) On the 3rd year commemoration of Jonas’ abduction and disappearance Mrs. Edith Burgos: What can the Presidentiables do for Jonas Burgos and the human rights situation in the Philippines? “Today, April 28, 2010, I dare all presidential candidates to make a stand on […]

VIDEO: I Am Melissa Roxas

I Am Melissa Roxas from pele pino on Vimeo. bayanusa.org justiceformelissa.org

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 […]

Filipino American Youth Oppose Arroyo and Charter Change

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 9, 2009 References: Ivan Penetrante, Chairperson, Anakbayan San Diego, igpene@gmail.com Yves Nibungco, Deputy Secretary General, Anakbayan New York/New Jersey, yvesnibungco@gmail.com, Beverly Tang, Anakbayan Los Angeles, bev@anakbayanla.org, Sincere Born, Chairperson, Anakbayan Seattle, sincere9@gmail.com Filipino American Youth Oppose Arroyo and Charter Change Filipino Youth of BAYAN USA (League of Filipino Students-San Francisco State […]

Melissa Roxas Speaks to the Public

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 26, 2009 Contact: Rhonda Ramiro, 415-377-2599, secgen@bayanusa.org U.S. Citizen Abducted and Tortured by Suspected Philippine Military Agents to Speak Publicly for First Time U.N. Day in Support of Torture Victims Marked with Press Conference by Torture Survivor Melissa Roxas What: Press Conference of Melissa Roxas, recent victim of abduction and torture […]

SUPPORT HUMAN RIGHTS: END U.S. MILITARY AID TO PHILIPPINE GOVERNEMENT

Thank you for making calls to the office of Senator Barbara Boxer–our calls are working! Now, Boxer’s office is asking for one more thing: letters.  Lots of them.  from as many ORGANIZATIONS as possible.  The letters will help them argue for cutting off military aid to the Philippines and requiring the Phil government’s compliance with […]

Top 10 Reasons Filipinos in the US Should Say No to Arroyo’s Cha-Cha!

Top 10 Reasons Filipinos in the US Should Say No to Arroyo’s Cha-Cha! By BAYAN USA 10.  It would allow foreign entities, including multi-national corporations, to own residential, commercial, and industrial lands without any restrictions.  9. It would allow foreign entities, including multi-national corporations, to exploit and plunder the Philippines rich natural resources, including gold, […]

CON-ASS A PATH TO DICTATORSHIP, MARTIAL LAW– BAYAN USA

  For Immediate Release June 3, 2009 Reference: Rhonda Ramiro, Secretary-General, BAYAN USA, email: secgen@bayanusa.org CON-ASS A PATH TO DICTATORSHIP, MARTIAL LAW– BAYAN USA Filipino-Americans under the banner of BAYAN USA, an alliance of 14 Filipino organizations in the United States, are expressing outrage over last night’s vote by the Philippine House of Representatives to […]