Young Filipinos opposed to the US war on Iraq

Archive for December, 2003

Open Letter To The President Of The United States

Mr. Bush,

This ”open letter” is coming from my heart. I want you to know
that I am neither a Republican nor a Democrat and that this is not an
attempt to ”bash the Government”.

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Statement of Support and Solidarity for Dr. Irene Fernandez

Freedom and Justice for Irene!
Defend the Defenders of Human Rights!

By the Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas

On 16 October 2003, Dr. Irene Fernandez, the Director of Tenaganita, a non-governmental organization for womens empowerment and migrants rights, was found guilty of maliciously publishing false news. She was then sentenced to 12 months in prison but is currently out on bail pending the outcome of her appeal to the High Court in Malaysia.
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Letters from the Troops

By Michael Moore, AlterNet
December 22, 2003

As we approach the holidays, I’ve been thinking a lot about our kids who are in the armed forces serving in Iraq. I’ve received hundreds of letters from our troops in Iraq and they are telling me something very different from what we are seeing on the evening news.
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A.N.S.W.E.R. Statement on Recent Developments in Iraq

The U.S. military capture of Iraqi president Saddam
Hussein is being trumpeted by the corporate media and
the Bush administration as simultaneously a great
victory, the start of a new era, and justification for
the U.S. invasion and occupation of Iraq.

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