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PANAHON NA! A Community Forum on Comprehensive Immigration Reform

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To rsvp, click here PANAHON NA! (“The Time is Now!)  The time is now for comprehensive immigration reform because we have been waiting for too long.  Come listen to stories of Filipino immigrants… Continue reading

Thousands Rally Demanding Comprehensive Immigration Reform, Groups Call for Sustained Actions to Achieve Dignity and Justice for Immigrants

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 10, 2013 Reference: Bea Sabino, Chairperson, Anakbayan NJ                  anakbayan.nynj@gmail.com; 201.779.6886 Thousands Rally Demanding Comprehensive Immigration Reform, Groups Call for Sustained Actions to Achieve Dignity and Justice for Immigrants Jersey… Continue reading

DREAMers SCORE VICTORY FOR TUITION EQUITY AT JERSEY CITY COUNCIL MEETING

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  Jersey City, NJ- Supporters of the Tuition Equity for DREAMers bill packed the city hall on February 27 in Jersey City as the council put a resolution in support of Tuition Equity… Continue reading

Filipino Youth in New York and New Jersey Celebrate “Florida 15” Victory

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Press Statement 27 February 2013 References: Bea Sabino, Chairperson, Anakbayan NJ Matthew Cheirs II, Chairperson, Anakbayan NY Contact: anakbayan.nynj@gmail.com FILIPINO YOUTH IN NEW YORK AND NEW JERSEY CELEBRATE “FLORIDA 15” VICTORY Anakbayan Vows… Continue reading

JERSEY CITY COMMUNITY TO PACK CITY HALL IN SUPPORT OF TUITION EQUITY FOR NJ DREAMers

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WHO: Anakbayan NJ, NJ Dream Act Coalition, NJ United Students, American Friends Service Committee, Action 21, Mujeres Unidas En Accion, St. Peter’s University Social Justice Program, New Jersey City University Gothic Knights Grassroots,… Continue reading

Anakbayan NJ Presents: This Bloody Blundering Business

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TO RSVP CLICK HERE “‘This Bloody Blundering Business’ examines the history of American intervention in the Philippines following the Spanish American War. A silent movie format with lively ragtime piano music is combined… Continue reading

Filipino Youth and Students Extend Support to Enslaved Filipino Oil Rig Workers and Their Families

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  Photos by Robert Roy For Immediate Release 21 January 2013 References: Matthew Cheirs II, Chairperson, Anakbayan New York Bea Sabino, Chairperson, Anakbayan New Jersey Contact: anakbayan.nynj@gmail.com FILIPINO YOUTH AND STUDENTS EXTEND SUPPORT TO… Continue reading

Filipino-Americans Lend Voices, Urge More Support for Continued Opposition to Philippine Cybercrime Prevention Act, aka “E-Martial Law”

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Press Release January 15, 2013 Reference: Jackelyn Mariano, Deputy Secretary General, BAYAN USA, depsec@bayanusa.org Filipino-Americans Lend Voices, Urge More Support for Continued Opposition to Philippine Cybercrime Prevention Act, aka “E-Martial Law” Filipino-Americans are lending… Continue reading

Survivors and Families of the victims of the Grand Isle Shipyard (GIS) speaks out to fight for truth and justice for over 70 GIS Filipino workers

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MEDIA ADVISORY PRESS CONFERENCE REFERENCE: Anne Beryl Corotan January 16, 2013 5169011832 Survivors and Families of the victims of the Grand Isle Shipyard (GIS) speaks out to fight for truth and justice for over… Continue reading

Thank You for an Awesome Year! Keep Serving the People!

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To all our friends, allies and supporters, We want to thank you for a memorable and productive 2012. We also want to wish you a happy and meaningful New Year. Throughout 2012, you… Continue reading