Archive of Ang Bayan

Ang Bayan Compilation | Mga Masaker sa Panahon ng Batas Militar
September 25, 2022

Bilang bahagi ng paggunita sa ika-50 taon ng deklarasyon ng batas militar, isang serye ng mga artikulo sa Ang Bayan ang inilabas sa nagdaang mga buwan na nagbalik-tanaw sa mga kaso ng karumal-dumal na mga pagmasaker. Ang mga krimen na ito ay nagtatampok sa brutalidad ng paghaharing diktador ni Marcos Sr at ng kanyang mga pasistang tauhan sa AFP-PC-INP. Wala ni isa ang naparusahan sa mga krimen na ito.

Ang Bayan | September 21, 2022
September 21, 2022

Ang Bayan (“The People”) is the official publication of the Communist Party of the Philippines, guided by Marxism-Leninism-Maoism. It is published by the Central Committee. AB comes out fortnightly every 7th and 21st of each month. The original Pilipino edition is translated into English, Bisaya, Waray, Hiligaynon and Iloco.

Sweep away all the monsters of martial law
September 21, 2022

Fifty years since Ferdinand Marcos Sr declared martial law and established his fascist dictatorship, the people continue to be savaged by the monsters engendered by the brutal and corrupt terrorist state. Beyond the resolve “never again,” efforts to look back at and draw lessons from the history of martial law should also strengthen the determination […]

8th ID’s eight-month ravaging of Samar island
September 21, 2022

The 8th ID recently bragged of deploying nine battalions or more than 2,700 soldiers in the island of Samar and of using advanced military equipment in an eight-month focused military operation from January to August. It supposedly aims to crush or weaken the New People’s Army (NPA) in the island and pursue “known personalities” of […]

Horrors of martial law remain fresh in farmers’ minds
September 21, 2022

In a recent interview, Ferdinand Marcos Jr justified his father’s declaration of martial law in September 1972. The dictator’s son also admitted there were human rights abuses, but claimed that such are normal “like in any war.” Marcos Jr.’s statement exculpated the military and police of horrific human rights abuses and violations during martial law. […]

Demand justice for Marcos Sr’s crimes against the people
September 21, 2022

A few days prior to the 50th anniversary of Ferdinand Marcos Sr’s martial law, Ferdinand Jr shamelessly defended his dictator father’s crimes against the people. He went on to say that military abuses were “normal” because of the state of war in our country. In the face of attempts to bury the crimes of the […]

NPA mounts offensives in Sorsogon, Negros and Agusan
September 21, 2022

Four armed actions were mounted by units of the New People’s Army (NPA) in Negros, Sorsogon and Agusan del Sur from September 5 to 14. Police Executive M/Sgt. Israel Rebosura of the Pilar Municipal Police Station was killed in a partisan operation by the NPA-Sorsogon on September 5 in Purok 2, Sityo Cagduyong, Barangay Ginablan, Pilar, […]

Protests
September 21, 2022

Anti-Marcos protests in the US. Protests were held by progressive Filipino organizations following the arrival of Ferdinand Marcos Jr in the US. They staged a rally in New Jersey where Marcos gave a speech on September 18 and again in New York on September 19 where he met with foreign leaders. Marcos was in the […]

In short
September 21, 2022
Courts dismiss trumped-up charges
September 21, 2022

A court in Galimuyod, Ilocos Sur found five women human rights workers “not guilty” in a decision last September 17. The 81st IB filed charges of frustrated murder on January 26, 2018 against Sarah Abellon-Alikes, Sherry Mae Soledad, Joanne Villanueva, Rachel Mariano and Asia Isabella Gepte. The 81st IB implicated the five in an ambush […]