Issued by the Office of the Chairperson ILPS International Coordinating Committee The International League of Peoples’ Struggle calls on all its global region committees, national chapters and member-organizations, as well as its allies to arouse, organize and mobilize the broad masses of the people for street marches and assemblies at the most prominent public places… Read More ILPS calls for global actions on October 15, 2011, against imperialist plunder, repression and war
Philippine news program ABS-CBN Balitang America covers the contingent of ILPS and Bayan-USA at the Occupy Wall Street protests in New York City. Some short interviews are in the Tagalog language.
Video images of the huge demonstrations in Syntagma Square in Athens last June set to the voice of Nathalie Merchant singing “Which side are you on”. According to newspaper reports, thousands of homeless people, young couples with children and pensioners demonstrated peacefully against the austerity measures of the government. Referring to the “memorandum” drawn up… Read More Huge demonstrations in Athens; Occupy Wall St. movement spreads… time to Occupy Bay Street!
Prof. José María Sison Presidente Liga Internacional de la Lucha de los Pueblos 4 de octubre de 2011 Quito, Ecuador Compañeras y compañeros: De parte del Comité de Coordinación Internacional de la Liga Internacional de la Lucha de los Pueblos, les extendemos un gran saludo solidario y les felicitamos por luchar firmemente por la independencia… Read More MENSAJE DE SOLIDARIDAD A LOS COMPAÑEROS Y COMPAÑERAS EN LA LUCHA CONTRA EL IMPERIALISMO Y LA REACCIÓN
The following statement was produced at the initiative of the Anti-Capitalist Convergence / Convergence des Luttes Anticapitalists (CLAC) of Montreal, and was signed by some 30 groups and many individuals (signitatories listed below), including ILPS-Canada. It is a very important statement against the ratcheting up of political profiling in Montreal and its call at the… Read More Statements against ‘GAMMA’ Political Police Squad in Montreal – from CLAC and PRAC
Statement Issued by the International Coordinating Committee International League of Peoples’ Struggle 20 September 2011 The International League of Peoples’ Struggle (ILPS) welcomes the announcement that 13 of the 17 defendants in the so called “terror raids” trial in New Zealand have had all their charges dropped. We call for all the charges against the… Read More Drop the Charges against political activists in New Zealand
Showdown in Peru September 12, 2011 by BENJAMIN DANGL for DominionPaper.ca BURLINGTON, VERMONT—Earlier this spring, an anti-mining Indigenous movement in Peru successfully ousted a Canadian mining company from their territory. “In spite of government repression, if the people decide to bring the fight to the bitter end, it is possible to resist the pressure of mining… Read More Indigenous communities kick out Canadian mining company
____ SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2011 3 pm to 7 pm Côte-des-neiges Community Centre 6767 Côte-des-neiges, Room 687 (Metro Côte-des-Neiges) Montréal, QC Join us for an afternoon of cultural events, ceremonies, information-sharing, celebration and food. 1. Report-back by Montreal and Ottawa delegates to the International Conferences held July 2011 in the Philippines: IMA, IWA, People’s Art… Read More Celebrate Peoples’ Resistance: International Festival of People’s Rights and Struggles in Montréal
The International League of People’s Struggle – Canada, with 22 member mass organizations across the country, joins with millions of working people around the globe in commemorating the tenth anniversary of the September 11 attacks which claimed the lives of 3000 people, including 24 Canadians. It condemns this horrific attack on civilians and stands with… Read More Mourn the victims of 9/11 and condemn Canadian imperialism’s role in the U.S.-led wars of terror
And the legacy and lessons of Patrick Mac Manus for resistance to ‘War on Terror’ repression laws Statement from ILPS-Canada – September 2011It is with heavy hearts that we mourn the passing of Patrick Mac Manus, who passed away on August 12, 2011 after a battle with throat cancer. The Irish-born writer and activist was… Read More Internationalist salute to a friend of people’s struggles: Patrick Mac Manus (1944-2011)