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You Can’t Eat “Gratitude”: Why Canada Needs Filipinos Who Speak Up For Workers’ Rights

Originally published by Sulong UBC, an affiliate of ANAKBAYAN-Canada. Reference: Lara Maestro, Sulong UBC (sulong.ubc@gmail.com)  Banner photo of Unite Here! Local 40 strike c/o Castanet. “We’re in this together.”This is the slogan the world has rallied behind to encourage us all to be kind, be supportive, and be there for each other as we adjustContinue reading “You Can’t Eat “Gratitude”: Why Canada Needs Filipinos Who Speak Up For Workers’ Rights”

Filipino Youth in Canada Defend Press Freedom: Unity Statement

We, the Filipino youth in Canada, condemn Duterte’s fascist attack on the press after issuing orders to shut down ABS-CBN on May 5, 2020. This attack comes two days after World Press Freedom Day – a gruesome reality for journalists and media outlets critical of the Duterte administration as press freedom continues to be repressed.

Land is Life, from Turtle Island to the Philippines: On the 36th Annual Cordillera Day

From the Coast Salish Territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) nations, Sulong UBC, an affiliate organization of Anakbayan-Canada, extends our militant solidarity to the Cordillera Peoples Alliance (CPA) on the 36th annual Cordillera Day celebration. We stand with the Indigenous peoples of the Cordillera in their struggles for self-determination and theContinue reading “Land is Life, from Turtle Island to the Philippines: On the 36th Annual Cordillera Day”

Public Health not Private Profit: Filipino Youth Stand in Solidarity with the Oppressed and Exploited Peoples of the World

Anakbayan Canada, its chapters and affiliated organizations, join the International Indigenous Peoples Movement for Self-Determination and Liberation (IPMSDL) and the International League of Peoples’ Struggle (ILPS) Commission 10 in the Global Day of Solidarity for Public Health Not Private Profit this April 15.  The global pandemic of the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) is linked to theContinue reading “Public Health not Private Profit: Filipino Youth Stand in Solidarity with the Oppressed and Exploited Peoples of the World”

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