Canada Filipino youth condemn violent dispersal of National Minorities in Manila US embassy protest

Filipino youth group Anakbayan in Canada strongly condemns the dastardly dispersal of protests of indigenous peoples belonging to the newly established SANDUGO alliance at the Manila US Embassy and at Camp Aguinaldo the previous day. Around fifty were hurt when police personnel brutally used unreasonable force to break up the organized group. Violence erupted when …

Sulong Kabataan!

On November 18-20, 2016, various Filipino youth organizations across Canada are gathering in Toronto under the theme Sulong Kabataan: Onward with the struggle for people’s liberation and democracy for a just and lasting peace. The national conference is initiated by ANAKBAYAN, an organization which unites Filipino youth from all walks of life – for genuine …

Land is Life! the Fifth Diwa ng Kasarinlan

Land is Life Filipinx Youth celebrating our culture of resistance Arts | Music | Poetry July 16, 2016, 1-4pm Ontario Institute of Studies in Education (OISE), 5th floor Room: 5260 Join us for this year’s fifth Diwa ng Kasarinlan (DnK) as we celebrate our history and culture of resistance!  

12 “K” Points why Filipino youth in Canada call to Stop K-12

As Canadian students graduate high school, their Filipino counterparts are about to start their classes June to March. Yet, the quality of education is in no doubt in question in the Philippines. The number of years of formal schooling in the Philippines used to be one of the shortest in the world. In 2011, major …