Exiled Communist Party of the Philippines founder Jose Maria Sison has been a political refugee in the Netherlands for nearly 28 years Raissa Robles in Utrecht, The Netherlands PUBLISHED : Sunday, 26 July, 2015, 4:34pm UPDATED : Sunday, 26 July, 2015, 4:35pm http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/southeast-asia/article/1843652/philippines-most-wanted-man-still-believes-revolutionary In a working-class Dutch neighbourhood in Utrecht a few minutes walk from the central train station stands a small shop that looks abandoned from the outside. There’s nothing to indicate that behind the nondescript door and smudged glass window is the headquarters of the Philippines’ most wanted man, exiled Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) founder Jose Maria Sison.
InterAksyon.com The online news portal of TV5 Ecumenical bishops’ group to PNoy: may be time to replace Deles to nudge peace process MANILA – President Benigno Aquino III should “seriously consider” replacing Teresita Quintos Deles as his chief peace adviser if he wants to have genuine peace among his legacies when his term ends in 2016. This was the unsolicited advice given Friday by a fellowship of bishops from various church groups.-
Raissa Robles Utrecht, Netherlands PUBLISHED : Thursday, 23 July, 2015, 8:59am UPDATED : Thursday, 23 July, 2015, 12:23pm http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/southeast-asia/article/1842975/exiled-philippine-communist-leader-sison-blasts-greedy Communist Party of the Philippines founding chairman Jose Maria Sison has turned on his former benefactor, China, amid the South China Sea territorial dispute between Beijing and Manila.
Paragraphs 6 to 9 of the testimony below refers to the “terrorist” tagging and persecution of Prof. Jose Maria Sison in violation of human rights. TESTIMONY ON THE SO-CALLED US WAR ON TERROR IN VIOLATION OF PHILIPPINE SOVEREIGN AND HUMAN RIGHTS Delivered before the International People’s Tribunal on Crimes of Pres. Benigno Aquino III and the US Government as represented by Pres. Barack Obama against the Filipino People in Washington, D.C..16 to 20 July 2015. BY MARJORIE COHN Professor of law at the Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, California and a former president of the National Lawyers Guild. She lectures throughout the world on international human rights and U.S. foreign policy
Presentation to the 5th International Assembly of BAYAN USA on the occasion of its tenth anniversary celebration in Washington, DC, July 18, 2015 By Prof. Jose Maria Sison Chairperson, International League of Peoples’ Struggle First let me thank you for inviting me to make a presentation of the international situation. I congratulate BAYAN USA for waging anti-imperialist and democratic struggles and winning victories in the national and democratic interest of the Filipino people in the Philippines and abroad and in solidarity with other peoples in the US and elsewhere in the world. I join you in celebrating the last ten years of the life, struggles and victories of BAYAN USA.
By Prof. Jose Maria Sison Chairperson, International Coordinating Committee International League of People’s Struggles (ILPS) July 18, 2015 The International League of Peoples’ Struggle (ILPS) joins the people of the world in condemning the monstrous EU creditors and the weak-spined Tsipras government for pushing the Greek people and economy into a deeper chasm of indebtedness and impoverishment. We express our solidarity and militant salute to the patriotic and toiling Greek people for their sustained resistance against the gang rape of Greece by the powers of European imperialism.
July 2, 2015 We, the International League of Peoples’ Struggle (ILPS), have the honor to endorse and support the International Peoples’ Tribunal on Crimes of Pres. Benigno Simeon Aquino III and the US Government as represented by Pres. Barack Obama against the Filipino People (IPT 2015) to be held in Washington D.C. from 16 to 20 July, 2015.