Malaya Movement Holds #ResistWeek Actions and Social Media Campaign

New York, NY — From Sunday, August 19, 2018 to Saturday, August 25, 2018, Malaya Movement, in partnership with Anakbayan New York and New Jersey, Bayan, GABRIELA New York and New Jersey, and the New York Committee for Human Rights in the Philippines (NYCHRP), launched a week of actions and a social media campaign, #ResistWeek.Continue reading “Malaya Movement Holds #ResistWeek Actions and Social Media Campaign”

Malaya Means Free– Freedom for the 19 Arrested at NutriAsia Strike! Despite Duterte’s Attempts to Silence Opposition

Duterte’s plummitting approval rate will only get worse as he continues to violently suppress any opposition whether through the drug war, martial law, extrajudicial killings, and illegal arrests. He is following in the steps of Marcos and recently-appointed House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo– these political idols amongst the most violent in all of Philippine history,Continue reading “Malaya Means Free– Freedom for the 19 Arrested at NutriAsia Strike! Despite Duterte’s Attempts to Silence Opposition”

People’s SONA Unites Filipinos Across the U.S. Against Duterte Dictatorship

People’s SONA Unites Filipinos Across the U.S. Against Duterte Dictatorship President Duterte’s staged, scripted and directed State of the Nation Address–this time by romantic-comedy film director Joyce Bernal–was a predictable sequel to the President’s previous SONAs, stating the same tired lies about an economy on the rise with the success of his Build, Build, Build,Continue reading “People’s SONA Unites Filipinos Across the U.S. Against Duterte Dictatorship”

Malaya Movement Northeast Holds United People’s State of the Nation, Call to Strengthen Resistance Movement vs Duterte

New York City — On July 23, 2018 more than a hundred people led by the Malaya Movement rallied outside the Philippine Consulate General of New York to protest President Rodrigo Duterte’s 3rd State of the Nation Address (SONA).  Various individuals and groups, including BAYAN-USA, GABRIELA Philippines, Kabataan Alliance, Migrante USA, New York Committee forContinue reading “Malaya Movement Northeast Holds United People’s State of the Nation, Call to Strengthen Resistance Movement vs Duterte”

July 22-23 Join MALAYA Movement United Peoples SONA

On July 23rd, President Duterte plans on celebrating his “accomplishments” at the annual Philippine State of the Nation Address (SONA). As we know, these will all be part of his trail of lies. The Filipino people know the truth and will be voicing the People’s Demands: #StopTheKillings #ENDmartiallaw #NoDictatorship #DefendDemocracy  etc… After 2 years inContinue reading “July 22-23 Join MALAYA Movement United Peoples SONA”

Inquirer Article: Fil-Am activists resist ‘looming Duterte’s dictatorship’

Fil-Am activists resist ‘looming Duterte’s dictatorship’ By: Eunice Barbara C. Novio – @inquirerdotnet INQUIRER.net US Bureau / 12:36 AM June 20, 2018 The Malaya contingent during the Philippine Independence Day parade at Madison Square Park in New York City on June 3. JADE PALMA GIL The anti-dictatorship movement in the Filipino American community helped oust Ferdinand Marcos during theContinue reading “Inquirer Article: Fil-Am activists resist ‘looming Duterte’s dictatorship’”

We Are Not Free Under Duterte’s Tyranny

We Are Not Free Under Duterte’s Tyranny On the 120th anniversary of Philippine Independence from Spain on June 12, Malaya Movement joins the Filipino people in saying #HINDIpendence. / No independence. Hindi tayo #Malaya. / We are not free. We call for peace and justice in the Philippines and protest the misogyny, violence, corruption andContinue reading “We Are Not Free Under Duterte’s Tyranny”

Hundreds protest Duterte at Philippine Independence Day Parade in New York City

  New York – Last June 3rd, around 400 joined the “March for Human Rights and Democracy in the Philippines” organized by Malaya Movement, a U.S.-based coalition of individuals and organizations against the killings and dictatorship back in the Philippines. The Malaya Movement called for a Black Sunday Protest to highlight the deteriorating situation backContinue reading “Hundreds protest Duterte at Philippine Independence Day Parade in New York City”

Resist Duterte’s Dictatorship! Defend Human Rights & Democracy in the Philippines!

(This statement was disseminated at the Philippine Independence Day Parade in New York City on June 3rd, 2018 as part of Malaya’s March for Human Rights & Democracy in the Philippines march and rally.) This is our message and appeal to everyone, especially to all patriotic Filipinos, here at the Philippine Independence Day Parade in NewContinue reading “Resist Duterte’s Dictatorship! Defend Human Rights & Democracy in the Philippines!”

March for Human Rights and Democracy in the Philippines

Friends and Allies, We invite you to join us in on the March for Human Rights and Democracy in the Philippines. This march aims to register our opposition to and rejection of the brutal Duterte administration and our affirmation of human rights and democracy in the Philippines. The march and rally aims to unite everyoneContinue reading “March for Human Rights and Democracy in the Philippines”