A call to probe junta’s crimes against humanity

On the 3rd Anniversary of Burma’s Saffron Revolution: Activists say “ there’s blood in the ballot”; reiterate call to probe junta’s crimes against humanity Philippines — About a hundred of Filipino solidarity activists under the Free Burma Coalition – Philippines (FBC-Phils) today joined the international commemoration of the 3rd anniversary of the historic Saffron Revolution…

Activists demand to put Burma on ASEAN Summit agenda; urge regional bloc to start “human rights monitoring”

PHILIPPINES — With drums and bugles, about 90 activists under the Free Burma Coalition-Philippines today held a rally in front of the Thai Royal Embassy in Makati City in time for the 14th Asean Summit. Organizations present during the rally were: Alliance of Progressive Labour (APL), Sanlakas, Partido ng Manggagawa (PM), Bukluran ng Manggagawang Pilipino…

APL supports Burmese to win its freedom

Militant greetings from Filipino trade union and social activists! The Alliance of Progressive Labor (APL) – a national labor center of different types of workers’ organizations in the private, informal and migrant sectors in the Philippines, and a member of the Free Burma Coalition – Philippines (FBC- Phils) warmly congratulates and extends our solidarity to…