Voices of Resistance

BAYAN Canada in Toronto, the Filipino Migrant Workers' Movement, ANAKBAYAN-Toronto & the Philippine Solidarity Network (Toronto) present VOICES OF RESISTANCE An evening of solidarity in the fight for people's rights Saturday, December 10, 2011 6:00-9:00pm Music Notes, 3430 Bathurst St. (@ Ranee Ave.) Since 2001, the Philippines has seen a dramatic increase in extrajudicial killings, …

Political Prisoners in the Philippines & Beyond

ANAKBAYAN-Toronto, BAYAN Canada in Toronto & the Philippine Network for Justice & Peace invite you to a discussion on POLITICAL PRISONERS IN THE PHILIPPINES & BEYOND Wednesday, December 7, 2011 6:30-9:00pm The Central, 603 Markham St., Toronto (next to Honest Ed's) Today there is an ongoing, protracted armed conflict in the Philippines with deep socioeconomic …

Working Class Heroes & the Hacienda Luisita Massacre

ANAKBAYAN-Toronto, BAYAN Canada (Toronto) and Philippine Network for Justice & Peace invite you to a free event. WORKING CLASS HEROES & THE HACIENDA LUISITA MASSACRE Wednesday, November 30, 2011 6:00-9:00pm The Central, 603 Markham St., Toronto (near Bloor & Bathurst) * Food and drinks can be purchased from the bar. * November 30 is the …

Canada & the Phils: Corporate Greed, Human Rights, and Migration

CANADA & THE PHILIPPINES: CORPORATE GREED, HUMAN RIGHTS & MIGRATION Tuesday, October 25, 2011 6:00-9:00pm Occupy Toronto, St. James Park Corner King & Jarvis Sts. Join us this Tuesday when ANAKBAYAN Toronto will speak to the General Assembly at Occupy Toronto about the Occupy Philippines movement, as well as give a workshop at Free Skool …

Filipino, Canadian, or Filipino-Canadian: We Have a Responsibility

Yesterday was the Anihan Arts and Academic Showcase at the University of Toronto.  There I spoke about our responsibility as Filipino-Canadians to be active in the fight of all Filipinos for respect, cultural pride, and national sovereignty.  This weekend (starting 15 October) is the beginning of the Toronto portion of the global “Occupy” movement.  I …