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Jose Maria Sison at the 64th Anniversary Celebration of the
Union de Impresores de Filipinas (UIF) on 6 February 1966
Ancestral mansion of the Serrano-Sison
family of Cabugao, Ilocos Sur. Painting by Joma's brother, Dr.
Ramon C. Sison.
Banquet hall of the Serrano-Sison family.
Painting by Dr. Ramon C, Sison.
Rare photo of Joma in the Sierra Madre
forest of Isabela province in 1971 while he was Chairman of the
Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Philippines.
Joma in white shirt in the middle of a
platoon of the New People's Army in charge of his security in
Mount Terrano in Central Luzon in July 1977.
Joma in full
battle gear at the mountainous boundary of Pampanga, Bataan, and
Zambales during the 1977 Central Luzon Conference of the Communist Party
of the Philippines 1. and 2.
A company of the
New Peoples' Army somewhere in the Philippines in 1986.
A New Peoples' Army
unit gets help from a water buffalo to carry supplies.
Joma flanked by lawyers Juan T. David and
Joker Arroyo during his trial by a military commission for
Sison in animated
conversation with President Corazon C. Aquino.
Press conference on the day of Joma's
release on 5 March 1986.
In a typical
autographing scene after his release from prison.
Prof. Jose Maria
Sison delivers lecture series on the Philippine crisis and
revolution at the Asian Studies Center of the University of the
Philippines, from April to May, 1986.
As chairman of
the Preparatory Commission, Sison opens the founding Congress of
the Partido ng Bayan (Peoples' Party) on 30 August 1986.
his political report to the Partido ng Bayan founding congress.
A portion of one
million people participating in the funeral march for Rolando
Joma and Julie with a Filipino student in
Oxford University in 1987.
With Julie de Lima at the Rodin Museum in
Paris, France in 1987.
on top of a hill
overlooking the U.S. naval base in Guantanamo, Cuba in 1988.
Joma gives his testimony on his prolonged
physical and mental torture in the human rights case against
Marcos in 1991.
Joma with Filipino lawyer Romeo T.
Capulong of the Public Interest Law Center and American lawyers Paul
Hoffman (directly behind Joma) Ellen Lutz and Ralph
Steinhardt of the American Civil Liberties Union.
With Julie and Jasm Sison in this main
photo for the International Campaign for the Asylum of the Sison
Joma together with
Dutch and Filipino supporters in a public meeting on his asylum
As Chairman, Joma presides over the
International Seminar on Mao Zedong Thought in Gelsenkirchen,
Germany in 1993 on the occasion of Mao's 100th birth
anniversary, 1. and 2
Joma speaks at
the 21st anniversary of the National Democratic Front of
the Philippines on April 24, 1994 in Utrecht, The Netherlands
Joma delivers a paper at the Brussels
Joma is at home, with the outline image of
Karl Marx and a poem of Bertolt Brecht in the background, in
International Poetry Park Festival in Rotterdam, Netherlands in
Joma reads his poems in English and
art patroness Petra Kouwelaar reads the Dutch version in a
cultural festival in Maasluis, Netherlands in 1994.
As Chief Political Consultant of the
National Democratic Front of the Philippines, Joma works at the
International Office of the NDFP in Utrecht, Netherlands.
Dee, chairman of the Negotiating Panel of the Government of the
Republic of the Philippines, delivers to Joma as NDFP Chief
Political Consultant a book as gift of GRP President Fidel Ramos
In a tent at the 1997 Whitsun Youth Festival in Gelsenkirchen,
Germany, German nursing student Ute Schweizerhof relates to Joma
her reading of Philippine Society and Revolution and
visit to the Philippines.
Joma walks with
Filipino TV journalist Loren Legarda (now a senator) on
Oudegracht in Utrecht in 1997.
with Dutch students in 1998 at Havana, a pub where the portraits
of Lenin and Che Guevarra look over the dancers.
Joma at the initialling of the
Comprehensive Agreement on Respect for Human Rights and
International Humanitarian Law in March 1998.
Flanked by Speaker
Jose de Venecia and Rep. Jose Yap, Joma talks with President
Ramos by phone after the signing of the CARHRIHL.
Joma holds the Gawad
Marcelo H. del Pilar, an award for outstanding life achievement
as patriotic writer, from the College Editor's Guild of the
Joma is with a
Filipino youth delegation touring Europe and visiting the NDFP
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