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GABRIELA USA Denounces US-Philippine Collusion in the Acquittal of a High-Profile Military Rape Case

For Immediate Release April 23, 2009 Reference: Raquel Redondiez, Chair, GABRIELA USA, 415-244-9734 GABRIELA USA Denounces US-Philippine Collusion in the Acquittal of a High-Profile Military Rape Case Filipina-Americans in the United States express our disgust and anger at the news … Continue reading

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SMITH ACQUITTAL A COLLABORATIVE MANEUVER BY ARROYO & US GOV’T TO PROTECT VFA

RP court acquits US Marine convicted of raping Filipina MANILA, Philippines – Lance Cpl. Daniel Smith, the American who was earlier convicted by a lower court of raping a Filipina in Subic, was acquitted by the Court of Appeals (CA). … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday FiRE- NYC!!!

Filipinas for Rights and Empowerment- New York City http://firenyc.org/ Statement of Solidarity from LFS- SFSU on the Occasion of the 2nd Anniversary of the Founding of Filipinas for Rights and Empowerment- NYC April 14, 2009 The League of Filipino Students- … Continue reading

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Founding Assembly of Gabriela USA, First Overseas Chapter of Gabriela Philippines, Marks Milestone in the Progressive Women’s Alliance 25 year History

  IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 31, 2009 Reference: Raquel Redondiez, GABRIELA-USA, Chairwoman, (415) 244-9734, email: amihan33@gmail.com  FOUNDING ASSEMBLY OF GABRIELA-USA, FIRST OVERSEAS CHAPTER OF GABRIELA-PHILIPPINES,  MARKS MILESTONE IN THE PROGRESSIVE WOMEN’S ALLIANCE 25 YEAR HISTORY Los Angeles, CA–On March 29, 2009, over … Continue reading

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Fil-Am Women Urge Obama to Revoke Support for VFA and Pledge to Prevent a Thousand “Nicoles”

http://www.ipetitions.com/petition/JunkVFAnow/ IMMEDIATE RELEASE 20 March 2009 Reference: Joanne Alcantara, GABRIELA-USA, National Coordinator (206) 859-7525, email gabrielawomen@gmail.com *Filipino-American Women Urge Obama to Revoke Support for Visiting Forces Agreement and Pledge to Prevent a Thousand “Nicoles” * United States–Filipino American women urge President Obama to look thoroughly … Continue reading

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Nicole’s Settlement and Obama’s support won’t stop the Filipino People’s will to terminate the VFA–BAYAN USA

News Release March 19, 2009 Reference: Berna Ellorin, Secretary-General, BAYAN USA, email:secgen@bayanusa.org Please visit: http://www.ipetitions.com/petition/JunkVFAnow/ NICOLE’S SETTLEMENT AND OBAMA’S SUPPORT WON’T STOP THE FILIPINO PEOPLE’S WILL TO TERMINATE THE VFA– BAYAN USA After launching an international petition campaign last week, … Continue reading

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Sulong GABRIELA! Cultural/Solidarity Night. Sat., March 28

Sorry for the lack of updates everyone (midterms). We promise to get better at this. -LFS-SFSU Sulong Gabriela: Celebrating the Advances of the Filipino Women’s Struggle! 25 Years and Onward! BAYAN USA/GABRIELA USA Cultural Solidarity Night Saturday, March 28, 2009 … Continue reading

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