An Open Letter to URGE CANADIAN MPs TO GET RID OF DISCRIMINATION IN THE IMMIGRATION SYSTEM

Anakbayan Toronto and Anakbayan Canada just signed the open letter to URGE CANADIAN MPs TO GET RID OF DISCRIMINATION IN THE IMMIGRATION SYSTEM. As migrants and children of migrant workers we know how family separation eats away from the relationships we hold on so dearly. For years, hundreds of caregivers who wish to bring their …

On Donald Trump and Justin Trudeau’s visit to the Philippines for the ASEAN Summit 2017

We, the national democratic Filipino youth and student organization Anakbayan-Canada, are denouncing the visit of the President of the United States Donald Trump and the Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau to the Philippines this month of November. Their governments continue to commit atrocities to the Filipino people both in the Philippines and around the …

No Socioeconomic Justice, No Peace

Three days after the U.S. State Department reinstated that Filipino progressive and revolutionary movements be on the Foreign Terrorist Organizations list, the Duterte regime followed suit. Since both parties called off ceasefires following military disobedience and renewed fighting, Mr. Duterte ordered government negotiators to "fold their tents and return home from overseas talks with the …

Communique: Anakbayan Canada Makes History

The historic launch of the Canada-wide youth organization of Anakbayan took off successfully on the November 18-20 weekend in Toronto, Ontario, with some 150 participants in attendance. It is the second overseas country-wide Anakbayan organization, the first being Anakbayan USA. Youth and their advocates flocked to the University of Toronto's New College from the provinces …