Speech delivered by Anakbayan Toronto Chairperson, Sherald Sanchez, on Monday, May 9th 2022 in front of the Philippine Consulate in Toronto. [Tagalog] Mayroon pong kasabihan na, “Forewarned is forearmed.” Una’t sapul pa lang, nasabihan na po tayo na may mangyayaring kaduda-duda sa eleksyon. Mula sa pag-appoint ng COMELEC Commissioner na pinili ni Rodrigo Duterte at … Continue reading Vigil for Genuine Democracy
This January 29 – 30, 2022 at 2-5PM join Anakbayan Toronto in our online General Assembly. Register now at bit.ly/anakbayantoGA2022! Our theme, “Combat, Consolidate and Connect to the Class Struggle,” exemplifies our direction forward in 2022 to combat against US imperialism and the US puppet government in the Philippines, to consolidate our membership and strengthen our … Continue reading Anakbayan Toronto 2022 General Assembly: Combat, Consolidate, and Connect to the Class Struggle!
Anakbayan Toronto stands in firm solidarity with the Palestinian community as we resist imperialism and Zionist settler colonialism. May 15 is Nakba Day, the commemoration of the violent and continued displacement of Palestinians by the U.S-backed Israeli state. Since 1948, when the Nakba (Catastrophe) occurred, Palestinians have faced the horrific reality of Zionist settler colonialism, … Continue reading Filipino Youth Stand in Solidarity with Palestine!
READ: Speech given at SONA ng Bayan TO: Filipinos Resist Imperialism & State Terror this past Sunday, July 26. Magandang hapon mga kababayan! We are a comprehensive mass organization of youth. We fight for National Democracy with a socialist perspective in the Philippines. We, Anakbayan, are here today to deliver the people’s true state of … Continue reading SONAgkaisa 2020: Filipino People’s State of the Nation Address
Especially during the COVID-19 pandemic, Filipino workers are hailed as “heroes” but are forced to work in dangerous conditions and do not receive fair compensation. We are factory workers, farm-hands, janitors, care workers, and other essential front-liners displaced from our homeland and drawn here by a false promise of a brighter future. As migrants and … Continue reading What does Canada Day mean to Filipinos who know their history?