3,000 march on climate and Aquino’s charter change

September 23, 2014

MANILA. As Philippine Pres. Aquino was about to attend the UN Climate Summit in New York, and in time for the global People’s Climate March, Filipinos took to the Manila streets yesterday in protest. It was also the 42nd anniversary of martial law with Aquino hinting at a second term of office and constitutional amendments […]

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People’s Climate March Pilipinas demands justice for ‘Yolanda’ and all disaster victims

September 22, 2014

‘People’s Climate March’ activists join 2,800 actions across 166 countries for climate justice People’s Climate March Pilipinas demands justice for ‘Yolanda’ and all disaster victims   METRO MANILA – Survivors of Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) under the People Surge Alliance for Yolanda Victims were joined today by environmental activists from the Kalikasan People’s Network for […]

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Voices from the South Call to Resist Imperialist Plunder at People’s Climate March

September 21, 2014

By ILPS-USA NEW YORK – The International League of Peoples’ Struggle (ILPS), an alliance of peoples organizations present in 40 countries over 6 continents, will march at the People’s Climate March (PCM) calling for greater peoples resistance against imperialist plunder and war. The ILPS will march with the larger Peace and Justice Contingent convening on […]

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Filipino climate activists bring call for justice to Yolanda victims in New York global people’s action

September 20, 2014

Counterpart ‘People’s Climate March’ in PH to bring demands before Malacanang Palace Bringing the demands of Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) victims to New York City at the People’s Climate March (PCM), a leader of the Yolanda victims and supporters’ alliance People Surge sought to bring to the world’s attention the continuing social, environmental and climate injustices […]

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Flooded streets cry out for justice as Aquino swings in Europe

September 19, 2014

MANILA. As Philippine President BS Aquino swings across a four-nation tour of Europe, militants are up in protest over environmental degradation and human rights. Local and international flights are cancelled, government offices and schools in Metro Manila in all levels are suspended as Tropical Storm Mario (international code name Fong-wong) rips through central and northern […]

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Aquino US visit: “what peace and progress?”

September 18, 2014

MANILA. The Philippine chapter of the International League of Peoples’ Struggle (ILPS-Phils) hits Pres. Aquino’s U.S. visit next week as “nothing but a promotional tour to sell the country to foreign big business and boost his own sagging image.” Aquino is currently on a European tour before going to the US.   Pres. Aquino is […]

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