Tag Archives: Anakbayan

Because the Power of the Youth Don’t Stop!!!

There have been numerous articles and statements written about the extra-judicial killings that have occurred in the Philippines since 2001 under the regime of Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. The Philippine-based human rights organization, Karapatan, has been at the forefront of documenting these … Continue reading

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JUFRAN Blog: “Turning silence into song”

For the JUFRAN workshop two weeks ago, we showed the interns a documentary called “That the Mountains May Chant the Truth”. It talked about the human rights situation in the context of the Cordillera region of the Philippines. Two summers … Continue reading

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Message of Kabataan Party-list Rep. Raymond Palatino to the Filipino youth on the historical event of seating the first youth representative in Congress

Kabataan, tayo ang pagbabago. Message of Kabataan Party-list Rep. Raymond Palatino to the Filipino youth on the historical event of seating the first youth representative in Congress Five years in the making for the country’s sole youth sectoral party-list, but … Continue reading

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LFS Music Break! “Kabataan Partylist” by Kiwi & “Awit Ng Kabataan” by Rivermaya

Another LFS music break. In honor of the recent victory of the progressive party-lists, in particular Kabataan Party-list, we present two videos that are dedicated to the youth. First up, a song by Kiwi that was used to promote the … Continue reading

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Breaking News! 1st EVER Youth Sectorial Rep in Philippine Congress!

LFS- SFSU would like to congratulate the three new progressive reps in Philippine Congress, including our good friend Mong Palatino of the Kabataan Party-list for being the first person to represent the youth and student sector in congress. We’ll miss … Continue reading

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National Democratic Youth Join Forces in LA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 02 April 2009 References: Jonna Baldres, Secretary General, Anakbayan New York/New Jersey, jonnabebeh@gmail.com Katie Joaquin, Secretary General, Anakbayan East Bay, kjoaquin@gmail.com Maridel Andrada, Secretary General, Anakbayan San Diego, maridel.andrada@gmail.com Jeff Rice, Secretary General, Anakbayan Seattle, edjop82@gmail.com Kuusela Hilo, Organizer, Anakbayan Los … Continue reading

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ILPS Strength in Unity and Bay Area Grassroots Contingent Mobilized over 200 to Protest the U.S. Imperialist wars on Afghanistan, Iraq, and Pakistan!

  Hundreds of protesters participated in an anti-war march in downtown San Francisco demanding an end to the United States-led occupation of Iraq and Afghanistan. Yesterday marked the sixth year of the invasion and colonial subjugation of Iraq. Organized by … Continue reading

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