Category Archive: News

“People Power is Road to Recovery for Sendong Survivors” Said Youth Group

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Queens, NY- Progressive Filipino youth group, Anakbayan New York, held “R2R: Road to Recovery” last Saturday at St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Church as community celebrates the 26th anniversary of the EDSA People Power… Continue reading

NY Filipino Youth Paves Way for Sendong Victims’ “Road to Recovery”

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R2R: Road to Recovery Facebook Event Page Queens, NY- Progressive youth group, Anakbayan New York, organizes “R2R: Road to Recovery” benefit concert for Typhoon Sendong survivors on Februrary 25 at St. Patrick’s Church… Continue reading

A Primer on the Typhoon Sendong Calamity

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prepared by: Anakbayan NJ What happened during the Typhoon Sendong? On Friday, December 16, 2pm, Typhoon Sendong (Washi) landed in the Philippine area of responsibility. Around 2am of December 17, Typhoon Sendong dropped a… Continue reading

NDAA WILL NOT QUELL THE RIGHTEOUSNESS OF DISSENT AS GLOBAL CRISIS ENSUES– BAYAN USA

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News Statement January 2, 2012 Reference: Bernadette Ellorin, Chairperson, BAYAN USA, email: chair@bayanusa.org Filipino-Americans across the US, under the banner of BAYAN USA, and their supporters condemn the last minute moves by President Barack… Continue reading

Fil-Ams on OWS– To Stand Against Economic Inequality Is Justified and Necessary

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BAYAN-USA Statement on Occupy Wall Street Press Statement October 12, 2011 Reference: Bernadette Ellorin, Chairperson, BAYAN-USA, email: chair@bayanusa.org Filipino-Americans across the US, under the banner of BAYAN-USA, salute the historic Occupy Wall Street (OWS)… Continue reading

Filipino-Americans in New York City Join Occupy Wall Street, March for Jobs and Justice

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News Release October 1, 2011 Reference: Jackelyn Mariano, BAYAN USA Northeast Regional Coordinator, email: bayanusa.ne@gmail.com NEW YORK, NY— Approximately 20 Filipino-Americans under the banner of BAYAN USA joined yesterday’s massive march and rally from… Continue reading

NEW YORKERS TO AQUINO– FOLLOW THE GOOD LEGACY OF YOUR PARENTS!

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News Release September 21, 2011 Reference: Jackelyn Mariano BAYAN USA Northeast Coordinator email: bayanusa.ne@gmail.com NEW YORK, NY— Philippine President Benigno Simeon “PNoy” Aquino’s speaking engagement at the Asia Society in Manhattan yesterday was… Continue reading

What is Imperialism, and How Did It Get to the Philippines?

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Imperialism is the highest stage of capitalism, the state of monopoly capitalism.  Simply put, it is comparable to a leech, whose only means of living is by feeding off of its host.  In… Continue reading

Filipinos in America…Silent Minority No More – NAFCON

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For Immediate Release 22 August 2011 Reference: Jun Cruz, NAFCON Public Info Officer Email: info@filipinocc.org The National Alliance for Filipino Concerns (NAFCON) raises the hands of the four Filipino nurses:  Corina Yap, Anna Rosales,… Continue reading

NAFCON Calls Community to Support Prince George’s Teachers

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For Immediate Release 16 August 2011 Reference: Jun Cruz, NAFCON Public Info Officer Email: info@filipinocc.org   The National Alliance for Filipino Concerns urges all to support the 1,044 teachers, mostly Filipino, wrongfully facing… Continue reading