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National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP)

Saturday, August 14th, 2010

NDFP Questions Sincerity of Aquino Government in Pursuing Peace Talks but Still Open to Resumption

By RONALYN V. OLEA “We are willing to go into serious peace talks aimed at addressing the root causes of the armed conflict through fundamental social, economic, political and constitutional reforms.”...

Saturday, May 16th, 2009

Sison: AFP Chief ‘Daydreaming’ About Finishing Off NPA by 2010

By ALEXANDER MARTIN REMOLLINO Bulatlat MANILA – The chief political consultant of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP), which has been engaged in on-and-off peace negotiations with the Government of the Republic of the Philippines...

Monday, September 3rd, 2007

Filipino Migrants Mount Global Protests for ‘Beloved Hero’

Jose Maria Sison may be a “terrorist” for others. But he is a “beloved hero” for many of his fellow Filipino migrants across the globe. Overseas Filipino organizations and supporters have been staging protest actions in their...

Monday, September 3rd, 2007

GMA’s Peace is ‘Peace of the Graveyard’ – Jalandoni

What does NDFP chief political consultant Jose Maria Sison’s arrest imply for the GRP-NDFP peace negotiations? Are localized peace talks really possible? Bulatlat interviewed Luis Jalandoni, chairman of the NDFP Negotiating Panel, on these. BY ALEXANDER MARTIN...

Tuesday, August 28th, 2007

Sison Nabbed, NDFP Office Raided

BY BULATLAT August 28, 2007 – 10:45pm UTRECHT, The Netherlands – Elements of Den Hague police arrested Jose Maria Sison, National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) chief political consultant, Aug. 28, for murder charges. Sison had...

Wednesday, August 15th, 2007

Activists Rally in Makati to Protest Sison’s Arrest

BY ALEXANDER MARTIN REMOLLINO Bulatlat August 29, 2007 – 2:27pm MAKATI CITY — About a hundred activists belonging to various organizations under the banner of the Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (Bayan or New Patriotic Alliance) rallied here earlier...

Saturday, February 24th, 2007

No Evidence in Slay Raps Filed vs NDFP, Study Shows

The Joint Monitoring Committee (JMC) of the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) has on file 28 complaints against the GRP for extra-judicial killings. Twenty-three of...

Thursday, August 3rd, 2006

Kin of Abducted Activists Ask SC’s Help

BY EMILY VITAL Family members of nine missing persons filed a motion for writ of habeas corpus before the Supreme Court this morning. Among the relatives who filed the case were families of missing persons Prudencio...

Saturday, July 30th, 2005

Ex-Army Official Sees Military Smear Drive, Violence vs Leftists in Coalition Gov’t

The former head of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP)’s Psychological Operations Division sees the possibility of military-orchestrated black propaganda and even violence against so-called leftists should they gain representation in the proposed coalition government to...

Saturday, July 23rd, 2005

The Anti-GMA Forces and Their Proposed Solutions

While there is a unity among various political forces on the campaign to remove President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo from office, there are different ideas on who or what should replace Macapagal-Arroyo should she be unseated. BY ALEXANDER MARTIN...

Saturday, July 9th, 2005

Bulatlat Interview: ‘Patriotic AFP Members Can Join Council’ – Sison

By Bobby Tuazon Bulatlat last week held an email interview with Prof. Jose Maria Sison as a political analyst and inspirational leader of the national democratic movement in the country with regards the current political crisis....


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