On October 23, 2022, Sulong UBC hosted its 3rd annual General Assembly (GA). The full-day program opened with an assessment of the last year of Sulong’s activities. Highlights include: We also received solidarity messages from seven individuals and organizations: These organizations and many more have supported the growth of Sulong UBC since our founding in… Continue reading Sulong UBC General Assembly 2022
On October 21st, Sulong UBC joined UBC Sprouts and other organizations to protest the massive food budget cuts by the UBC administration. Learn more about UBC Sprouts and the walkout here and read our statement below: Our warmest and most militant greetings to you all at this historic event. As an organization of progressive Filipino… Continue reading UBC walks out to protest food insecurity!
On Thursday, September 2nd, Sulong and other progressive Filipino organizations joined our friends in the Campaign to Defend the Struggles of the Iranian People — Vancouver, as they hosted a rally to defend the struggles of the Afghan people against the Taliban and foreign imperialists. We gathered to defend Afghan women from patriarchal violence fuelled by… Continue reading Down with Taliban from Kabul to Tehran!
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!