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Philippine Solidarity Week
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Philippine Solidarity Week

Philippine Solidarity Week is a week of activities  to commemorate the Philippine-American War, which began on February 4, and to raise awareness and support for the continuing struggle of the Filipino people for national liberation. It is led by Bagong Alyansang Makabayan-USA or BAYAN-USA.   Since 1899, U.S. troops have maintained their presence in the Philippines through permanent military and naval … Continue reading

12/18: Candlelight Vigil Action Against Kerry’s Visit to the Philippines
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12/18: Candlelight Vigil Action Against Kerry’s Visit to the Philippines

Wednesday 12/18 San Jose, –Members of Anakbayan Silicon Valley (ABSV) and BAYAN-USA gathered for a Candlelight Vigil to commemorate victims of U.S. militarization in the Philippines as well as oppose U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry’s visit to the Philippines this week. The Candlelight Vigil was held in Downtown San Jose with a program that … Continue reading

10/19: Militarization in the Philippines ED @ Stanford
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10/19: Militarization in the Philippines ED @ Stanford

Saturday 10/19 Stanford – ABSV held an ED on Militarization in the Philippines at Stanford University. The educational discussion informed the youth on the effects that militarization has caused in the Philippines such as the abandonment of Ameriasian children, environmental destruction, and countless human rights violations, to name a few. Different types of exercises were … Continue reading