Aquino Supreme Court shields US liability for Tubbataha reef damage – ILPS-Phils

September 17, 2014

MANILA.  A petition for a Writ of Kalikasan (Nature) against US military officials, President Aquino and several civilian and military officials for the grounding of a US Navy minesweeper on Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park was junked by the Supreme Court saying it lacked jurisdiction over the case. At the same time, it holds the US answerable […]

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Green groups hit US military basing in the Philippines

September 16, 2014

MANILA. Affiliates of the Philippine chapter of  International League of Peoples’ Struggle (ILPS-Phils),  including the green group Kalikasan People’s Network for the Environment (Kalikasan PNE), joined a multi-sectoral rally at the US embassy to commemorate the 1991 rejection of a US bases treaty in the country. An alliance of social and environmental activists was formed against the […]

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ILPS set for Aquino’s U.S. Visit

September 15, 2014

MANILA.  As Philippine President Benigno Aquino III prepares for his US visit next week to address the U.N. Climate Summit upon the invitation of US Pres. Barack Obama, Filipino social activists are all set for a series of protest actions. A Philippine contingent of the International League of Peoples’ Struggle (ILPS), together with its USA chapter, will […]

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Take Justice! Join the People’s Climate March!

September 14, 2014

The United Nations promised us peace, development and progress. We see wars of aggression, inequalities and destruction. Capitalist greed for profit is taking its toll on humankind and the planet. Imperialism or state monopoly capitalism is our scourge, the biggest man-made calamity. It is the root cause of the unprecedented economic, financial and environment crisis, […]

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ILPS-Phils Statement on the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law

September 14, 2014

ILPS-Phils Statement on the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law   The Philippine chapter of the International League of Peoples’ Struggle (ILPS-Phils) calls on the Filipino people and their international supporters to be ever more vigilant against the divisive moves of the US-Aquino regime in using the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) against the Bangsamoro people themselves and […]

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ILPS-Phils one with the world solidarity campaign to free the Cuban Five

September 12, 2014

STATEMENT As the International Colloquium for the Cuban Five and against Terrorism is being held in Havana City with over 200 delegates from 49 countries, the ILPS Philippine Chapter sends its warm solidarity and joins the call to free the remaining Cuban anti-terrorists still being detained by the U.S. government after 16 years. The Five […]

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