articles & speeches

PAIGTINGIN ANG PAKIKIBAKA NG MGA KATUTUBONG MAMAMAYAN
PARA SA LUPANG NINUNO AT SARILING PAGPAPASYA


Mensahe ng Pakikiisa sa KAMP
sa Ikapat na Pambansang Kongreso, Marso 3-5, 2015

Ni Prop. Jose Maria Sison
Tagapangulo, International League of Peoples’ Struggle

Kami, ang International League of Peoples’ Struggle (ILPS), ay nais magpaabot ng aming pinakamarubdob na pagbati ng pakikiisa sa Kalipunan ng Katutubong Mamamayan ng Pilipinas (KAMP) sa okasyon ng Ikapat na Pambansang Kongreso nito. Sumasaludo kami sa lahat ng delegasyon ng iba’t ibang organisasyon ng mga katutubong mamamayan at bumabati kami sa lahat ng opisyal ng KAMP sa pagtitipon sa kanila.

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Communiqué of the Meeting
of the International Coordinating Committee,
International League of People’s Struggle


21 February 2015
The Netherlands

The International Coordinating Committee of the International League of Peoples’ Struggle (ICC-ILPS) held its annual meeting from February 19 to 20 in the Netherlands.

Prof. Jose Maria Sison, Chairperson of the ILPS, presided over the meeting, assisted by Malcolm Guy, General Secretary of the ILPS.

A roll call was made and a quorum was declared.

The meeting proceeded with the Reports of the Executive Officers of the ILPS namely, the Chairperson, General Secretary, Treasurer and Auditor.

In his report, the Chairperson stated that among the main items to be addressed by the ICC meeting are the preparations for the holding of the 5th International Assembly in the Philippines in November this year. Among the things to be discussed and approved by the ICC are the theme of the Assembly, the program of activities, a memorandum on possible constitutional amendments, guidelines for the reports of the ICC officers, commissions and territorial organs, the workshops and related side events and the requirements for the hosting of the Assembly.

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FOUNDATIONS AND MOTIVATIONS OF IMPERIALIST AGGRESSION
AND MOST IMPORTANT TASKS OF THE PEOPLE IN THE STRUGGLE


Keynote Address to the Symposium: Demanding Justice
for Imperialist Crimes against Humanity
De Kargadoor, Utrecht, 21 February 2015

By Jose Maria Sison
Chairperson
International League of Peoples’ Struggle

On behalf of the International League of Peoples’ Struggle, I thank the Filipino Refugees in the Netherlands and the Netherlands chapter of the ILPS for inviting me to deliver the keynote address. It is an an honor and privilege to be among the distinguished speakers, the members of the ILPS International Coordinating Committee, and all other participants in this symposium on demanding justice for imperialist crimes against humanity. I am deeply pleased that representatives of revolutionary movements in Palestine, Kurdistan, Philippines, Ireland, Belgium and other countries are here.

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WHY CELEBRATE KM@50?


By Jose Maria Sison
Founding Chairman, Kabataang Mabakayan

We celebrate the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Kabataang Makabayan in order to show our appreciation for its historic role and contributions in the advancement of the new democratic revolution. We must honor and emulate the KM rank and file for all their struggles, sacrifices and achievements in the service of the Filipino youth and the entire Filipino people. The youth of today can learn so much from the experience and achievements of KM.

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ANG MAKASAYSAYANG PAPEL
AT MGA KONTRIBUSYON NG KABATAANG MAKABAYAN


Sanaysay ng pagdiriwang sa ika-50 Anibersaryo ng Pagtatatag ng KM

Ni Jose Maria Sison
Tagapangulong Tagapagtatag, Kabataang Makabayan

Dahil ako ang naging tagapangulong tagapagtatag ng Kabataang Makabayan (KM) noong 1964 at namuno rito hanggang maobliga akong kumilos nang lihim noong 1968, lubos kong ikinatutuwa at ikinararangal na makalahok sa pagdiriwang ng ika-50 anibersaryo ng KM. Binibigyang-kahulugan at sinasaklaw ng pagdiriwang na ito ang lahat ng pakikibaka, sakripisyo at tagumpay ng kasapian ng KM sa paglilingkod sa kabataang Plipino at buong sambayanang Pilipino.

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HISTORIC ROLE AND CONTRIBUTIONS OF KABATAANG MAKABAYAN


Essay to Celebrate the 50th Founding Anniversary of KM

By Jose Maria Sison
Founding Chairman, Kabataang Mabakayan

Having been the founding chairman of Kabataang Makabayan (KM) in 1964 and having led it until the necessity for me to go underground in 1968, I feel elated and highly honored to participate in the KM 50th anniversary celebration. This celebration signifies and encompasses all the struggles, sacrifices and achievements of the KM rank and file in the service of the Filipino youth and the entire Filipino people.

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AN INTRODUCTION TO THE ROLE OF ACTIVISM
IN RELATION TO PHILIPPINE DEVELOPMENT ISSUES


Read at the International Development Studies at the Utrecht University, 17 November 2014

By Prof. Jose Maria Sison
Founding Chairman, Communist Party of the Philippines
Chief Political Consultant, NDFP Negotiating Panel

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I thank Prof. Robert Fletcher and the International Development Studies Program for the  invitation to speak on the role of activism in relation to development issues in the Philippines.

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STRENGTHEN THE VOICE OF THE PEOPLE


Keynote Speech to the First National Conference of Alternative Media
at Plaridel Hall, U.P. College of Mass Communications, October 9-10, 2014

By PROF. JOSE MA. SISON
Chairman Emeritus, International Network for Philippine Studies

I thank the conference organizers for inviting me to be the keynote speaker of the First National Conference of Alternative Media, the theme of which is “New Situation, New Challenge: Strengthen the People’s Voice.” I am deeply pleased and highly honored.

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ANG IMPERYALISMO AT PAGLABAN NG SAMBAYANANG PILIPINO


VIDEO WITH GRAPHICS

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ANG IMPERYALISMONG US
AT PAGLABAN NG SAMBAYANANG PILIPINO


Talumpati sa May Pag-Asa, Asamblea ng Kabataang Anti-Imperyalista, July 4, 2014

Ni Propesor Jose Maria Sison
Tagapangulo, International League League of Peoples’ Struggle

Mahal na mga kapwa aktibista,

Taos puso akong nagpapasalamat sa Liga ng Kabataang Propagandista at Anakbayan sa paanyayang magsalita sa ‘May Pag-asa’, isang pagtitipon ng mga kabataang Pilipino na may layuning buhayin ang diwang makabayan ng kabataan sa harap ng tumitinding dominasyon ng mga dayuhang bansa, lalo na ng US, sa ekonomiya at pulitika ng Pilipinas. Tumpak ang temang “Itakwil ang 1.16 daangtaong pagkaalipin!”

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