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Revolutionary women’s group calls for release of Wilma Austria, others

MANILA — Wearing masks, members of Makabayang Kilusan ng Bagong Kababaihan (Makibaka), an allied organization of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP), staged a lightning rally, March 25 at downtown Carriedo. Makibaka condemned the arrest of alleged top communist leaders Wilma Austria, Benito Tiamzon and five others and called for the immediate release…

Press Release August 9, 2012 The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today expressed its deepest sympathies to the hundreds of thousands of victims of the floods that inundated wide swathes of the National Capital Region and residential and commercial areas and agricultural lands in Central Luzon and Southern Tagalog and caused grave hardships to…

Press Release May 15, 2011 The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today denounced the “shameless display of master-puppet relationship” when Pres. Benigno Aquino was flown by a US military aircraft to international waters for an unscheduled and unannounced rendezvous to board the USS Carl Vinson. The USS Carl Vinson is one of four carriers…

PRESS RELEASE April 13, 2011 MANILA — Alex Padilla, head of the Aquino government’s peace panel, does not know what he’s talking about when he claimed that the Filipino youth are pre-occupied with so-called “cyber-pursuits” and are no longer interested in engaging in social activism, and that the revolutionary movement will eventually die a natural…

PRESS RELEASE September 15, 2010 The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today sternly criticized the P1.64 trillion budget proposal of the Aquino government for 2011 calling it “a counterinsurgency budget.” The CPP pointed out its “counterinsurgency” framework and priority, especially as it gives first place to beefing up the military and other state security…

Press Release The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today questioned the newly formed Truth Commission’s ability to investigate and prosecute Gloria Arroyo for grievous crimes committed during her rule. Said the CPP, “there are serious doubts on whether the commission will be able to effectively and decisively address the Filipino people’s widespread clamor to…