On January 26th, 2023, the International Criminal Court (ICC) announced the resumption of its investigation into the Duterte regime’s crimes against humanity from when Duterte came to office (July 1,… Continue reading The International Criminal Court to Resume Investigation into Duterte’s War on Drugs
Mabuhay Ka Joma! Ka Joma Lives!
CPSO-Toronto commemorates the life of Jose Maria Sison, or Ka Joma, who passed away on December 16th in Utrecht, Netherlands. Ka Joma founded the Communist Party of the Philippines on… Continue reading Mabuhay Ka Joma! Ka Joma Lives!
Never Forget! Never Again!
This month marks the 50th anniversary of Martial Law in the Philippines under dictator Ferdinand Marcos Sr. On Sept 21 1972 Ferdinand Marcos Sr signed Proclamation no. 1081 – beginning… Continue reading Never Forget! Never Again!
Let Danilo Stay! Regularization for All!
Danilo De Leon, the chairperson of Migrante Canada, is set to be deported to the Philippines by the government of Canada. CPSO condemns these despicable actions carried out against him,… Continue reading Let Danilo Stay! Regularization for All!
“Duterte Panagutin! Marcos-Duterte Itakwil!” – SONA ng Bayan 2022
On July 25th, a group of more than sixty individuals gathered at Bathurst and Wilson Parkette to resist and respond to Ferdinand Marcos Jr’s first State of the Nation Address.… Continue reading “Duterte Panagutin! Marcos-Duterte Itakwil!” – SONA ng Bayan 2022
Reject Marcos Jr! Hold Duterte accountable!
This speech was delivered at the People’s State of the Nation Address, or SONA ng Bayan, in Toronto at the Bathurst-Wilson Parkette. Good afternoon, I’m Aidan, the chairperson of the… Continue reading Reject Marcos Jr! Hold Duterte accountable!
Hands Off Migrant Workers! Let Danilo Stay!
Danilo de Leon, chairperson of Filipino migrant workers organisation Migrante Canada, has been scheduled for deportation by the CBSA to the Philippines on August 29, 2022. CPSO echoes Migrante Canada’s… Continue reading Hands Off Migrant Workers! Let Danilo Stay!
No justice, no peace! Stop the killings in the Philippines!
This speech was delivered on July 25th at the 2022 People’s State of the Nation Address, or SONA ng Bayan, in Toronto at Bathurst-Wilson Parkette. Good evening. My name is… Continue reading No justice, no peace! Stop the killings in the Philippines!
Defend Free Press!
Even in his last days of presidency, Rodrigo Duterte and his reactionary administration is desperately wielding its power to suppress the Filipino people in order to ensure the transition of… Continue reading Defend Free Press!
Hands Off Tinang Farmers!
On June 9, 2022, at least 93 farmers, journalists, and peasant rights advocates including human rights workers and artists were arrested by the Philippine National Police in Barangay Tinang, Concepcion,… Continue reading Hands Off Tinang Farmers!