ILPS-Canada message on the death of Dr. Hari Sharma, respected anti-imperialist activist

It is with profound sadness that we receive news of the death of a major anti-imperialist activist, Dr., Hari Sharma, on Tuesday, March 16, 2010 in Burnaby, B.C., Canada, after a long battle with cancer. Dr. Sharma, the Indian-born son of a railway station manager, was a community and political activist both in India and… Read More ILPS-Canada message on the death of Dr. Hari Sharma, respected anti-imperialist activist

ILPS STATEMENT ON THE 7TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE US INVASION AND OCCUPATION OF IRAQ

By Prof. Jose Maria Sison Chairperson International League of Peoples' Struggle 20 March 2010 The International League of Peoples' Struggle (ILPS) joins the peoples of the United States, Iraq and the rest of the world in condemning the continuing US occupation of Iraq and national oppression of the Iraqi people, as well as the continuing… Read More ILPS STATEMENT ON THE 7TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE US INVASION AND OCCUPATION OF IRAQ

“A Woman’s place is in the struggle”: International Women’s Day in Vancouver

Join us in celebrating women's struggles around the world! Saturday, March 13, 2010 Britannia Community Centre CAFETERIA Near Commercial Drive at Napier Vancouver, B.C. Canada 6:00 pm-9:00 pm — Program Proper 9:00 pm-11:30 pm — Dance & Live DJ International Songs and Music with songs from the Solidarity Notes Labour Choir Free Admission: International Food… Read More “A Woman’s place is in the struggle”: International Women’s Day in Vancouver

On-line petition to request permanent residence status for Prof. Jose Maria Sison

To the International Coordinating Committee and Member-Organizations of the International League of Peoples' Struggle Dear Friends, We, the International Committee DEFEND, are requesting you to sign the online petition addressed to the Dutch government for the granting of permanent residence to Prof. Jose Maria Sison, chairperson of the ILPS. We also request you to urge… Read More On-line petition to request permanent residence status for Prof. Jose Maria Sison

Vancouver health workers condemn abduction and torture of 43 health workers in Philippines

Organizing Centre for Social and Economic Justice 672 E. Broadway Vancouver, BC, Canada V5T 1X6 February 8, 2010 Ambassador Brilliantes 130 Albert Street, Suite 606 Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1P 5G4 Dear Ambassador Brillantes, I am writing on behalf of the Organizing Centre for Social and Economic Justice, an alliance of grassroots community organizations with hundreds… Read More Vancouver health workers condemn abduction and torture of 43 health workers in Philippines

ILPS-Canada demands end to Operation Green Hunt and the massive displacement of people in India

Indian government threatens to eradicate popular resistance by March 2010 In late 2009 the Indian government unleashed massive war against its own people under the code name “Operation Green Hunt” involving the deployment of 70,000 military and paramilitary troops. The target is the so-called “Red Corridor” that runs through parts of Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh,… Read More ILPS-Canada demands end to Operation Green Hunt and the massive displacement of people in India

HELP THE PEOPLE OF HAITI REJECT U.S. MILITARY OCCUPATION

By Prof. Jose Maria Sison Chairperson International League of Peoples’ Struggle 24 January 2010 On 12 January 2010, a magnitude 7 earthquake shook the Caribbean nation of Haiti, its epicenter hitting west of the capital Port-au-Prince. The quake and its numerous aftershocks have wrought death and injury to a huge number of people and catastrophic… Read More HELP THE PEOPLE OF HAITI REJECT U.S. MILITARY OCCUPATION

Haiti earthquake: how you can help – suggestions from Canada Haiti Action Network

As others stood up for the people of the Philippines during last year's typhoons, it is now our moment to stand up for the people of Haiti in their crucial time of need following the January 12 earthquake that has left tens of thousands dead and seriously injured. Please find suggestions below on how you… Read More Haiti earthquake: how you can help – suggestions from Canada Haiti Action Network

ILPS Chairperson Jose Maria Sison wins struggle to have name removed from blacklist

Montréal, December 11, 2009 Dear members of International Committee DEFEND, Congratulations from the member groups of ILPS-Canada to Jose Maria Sison, his lawyers, the International Committee DEFEND and other loyal supporters on the now confirmed victory at the European Court of First Instance. The decision to remove Prof. Sison’s name from the terrorist blacklist of… Read More ILPS Chairperson Jose Maria Sison wins struggle to have name removed from blacklist