Filipijnse activist Amanda Echanis en haar baby gearresteerd

Filipijnse activist Amanda Echanis en haar baby gearresteerd

In de vroege morgen van 2 december is Amanda Lacaba Echanis (34) samen met haar één maand-jonge baby gearresteerd door de politie en het leger van de fascistische Filipijnse president Rodrigo Duterte. Amanda is een boerenactivist van AMIHAN in de noordelijke provincie Cagayan in Luzon. Tevens is zij de dochter van Ka Randy Echanis, de in augustus vermoorde secretaris van Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas (Boerenbeweging van de Filipijnen). Revolutionaire Eenheid staat volledig achter Amanda Lacaba…

Verder lezen

Solidarity with KADAMAY!!

Solidarity with KADAMAY!!

The National Alliance of Urban Poor Filipinos, or KADAMAY, have been holding a protest camp as sanctuary for those under threat by the government and those fighting for housing rights.  Since January 23, they have been camped at the Commission for Human Rights.  We send our solidarity and strength to our friends and comrades in KADAMAY, on the frontlines against urban militarization and Duterte’s war on the poor!   February 8th marked a global day…

Verder lezen

Against the repression of Anakbayan – Filipino youth will not be silenced!

Against the repression of Anakbayan – Filipino youth will not be silenced!

AGAINST THE REPRESSION OF ANAKBAYAN – THE YOUTH WILL NOT BE SILENCED! August 2019 The Netherlands Revolutionaire Eenheid fully supports our friends of Anakbayan in times of increasing state repression. Recent days have seen the fascist Duterte regime step up its effort to smear Anakbayan by means of “red scare” tactics reminiscent of the Ferdinand Marcos era. However, like in the 1960’s and 70’s, the progressive youth of the Philippines will only grow stronger in…

Verder lezen

6 February: Women Against Imperialism Panel – with Leila Khaled and Coni Ledesma

6 February: Women Against Imperialism Panel – with Leila Khaled and Coni Ledesma

Revolutionaire Eenheid, in co-operation with ILPS-Netherlands, Studenten voor Rechtvaardigheid in Palestina – SRP, Students for Justice in Palestine – Maastricht, Samidoun Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network, Strijd Tegen Racisme and Pinay Sa Holland, is organizing a “Women Against Imperialism” Panel this February 6, at the Nelson Mandela Centre (formerly known as HTIB) in Amsterdam. Speakers will be: – Leila Khaled, Palestinian resistance icon and current member of the Palestinian National Council. – Coni Ledesma, International Spokesperson of Makibaka, the militant women’s movement based…

Verder lezen