Militant jubilation. KR Guda

STATEMENT | The people have prevailed, now heads must roll

April 29, 2015

It is with utmost jubilance that we announce to all Filipinos and supporters here in the Philippines and around the world that the Indonesian government has suspended the implementation of the death sentence on our kababayan Mary Jane Veloso until all proceedings in the Philippines is finished.  We express our most heartfelt joyous solidarity with […]


LETTER | We demand truth and accountability in the Mamasapano incident

February 22, 2015

Forty-four members of the PNP Special Action Force (SAF), 18 Moro rebels and six civilians are dead. The Mindanao peace process is teetering on the brink with a possible escalation of the armed conflict. Our nation mourns while outrage spreads, as the highest government officials try to cover up events leading to the carnage. Nearly […]

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Further Questions to Aquino Before His Speech Today

January 28, 2015

Sa gitna ng kontrobersiya ukol sa madugong engkuwentro ng Moro Islamic Liberation Front at Special Action Force ng Philippine National Police sa Mamasapano, Maguindanao noong Enero 25, naghapag ng mahahalagang katanungan si Prop. Jose Maria Sison, tagapangulo ng International League of Peoples’ Struggle, ilang oras bago ang pahayag ni Pangulong Aquino sa telebisyon mamayang gabi. 1. Shall […]


Letter | Brace ourselves for ‘Typhoon Noynoy’

December 6, 2014

Three years ago it was Sendong, then Pablo and Yolanda, now it’s Ruby. While a new super typhoon is getting closer to make a landfall in the Philippines, we, contingent of the Manilakbayan ng Mindanao, have already evacuated from our camp in Liwasang Bonifacio to different hospices offered by church people in Manila. We don’t […]


Open letter to Justice Secretary Leila de Lima

November 7, 2014

Less than two years remain of the Benigno S. Aquino presidency, and you have been with the Department of Justice for over four years. When you were appointed as Justice Secretary, from being Chair of the Commission on Human Rights, we entertained a glimmer of hope that human rights cases would move forward, despite the […]


LETTER | Assessment on Pope Francis’ one year papacy after His Easter message

October 24, 2014

Pope Francis has captured the attention of millions including the international media with his simple and tradition-breaking lifestyle. A year after his election, the world including Christians and non-Christians are still studying the different changes he has started within the Vatican bureaucracy and the Vatican financial institutions. His pronouncements on the need of a Church […]

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LETTER | Quest for Justice for Engr. Delle Bugarin Salvador

October 17, 2014

We, the family of Engr. Fidela “Delle” Bugarin-Salvador grieve for the untimely death of the mother, a sister, and a wife, who was killed in Lacub, Abra, during the military operations of the 41st Infantry Battalion, Philippine Army (41st IBPA), on 4-6 September 2014. Adding insult to injury, the Northern Luzon Command, Philippine Army – […]

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LETTER | Justice for Recca, Justice for Lacub

October 15, 2014

Our grief remains without measure and no words can approximate the anguish that we feel with the death of our daughter, our sister, Recca Noelle M. Monte. Recca, 33, was a member of the New People’s Army in the Cordillera region. She died along with six other combatants and two civilians in the course of […]