Today, Sulong UBC commemorates the 35th anniversary of the Mendiola Massacre. On January 22, 1987, 20,000 protesters led by Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas (KMP), a militant and democratic movement of landless peasants, small farmers, farm workers, rural youth, and peasant women, marched to Mendiola, calling for genuine land reform. Instead of listening to their demands… Continue reading Justice for the victims of the Mendiola Massacre and other victims of state repression!
On August 26th, Sulong UBC joined anti-imperialist organizations in Vancouver to show our solidarity with the national democratic struggle in the Philippines, and to show our support for the launch of a new solidarity organization, Friends of the Filipino People in Struggle. Learn more about Friends of the Filipino People in Struggle: Email email@example.com Follow… Continue reading Friends of the Filipino People in Struggle, Unite!
On June 9th, 2021, Sulong UBC along with other BAYAN organizations joined Palestinian and solidarity groups to block a ZIM boat from unloading its cargo at the Port of Vancouver. ZIM is Israel’s oldest and largest international cargo shipping company. The action was successful in blocking cargo from being unloaded for one shift. This significantly… Continue reading Block the Boat for Palestinian Liberation!