SF CHRP (San Francisco Committee for Human Rights in the Philippines) is a San Francisco based human rights advocacy group. Latest news and views on human rights in the Philippines.

Bonifacio’s Revolutionary Legacy

The national democratic and progressive partylist, Kabataan, which has one member in congress, called on the Filipino youth to live “up to the Supremo’s revolutionary legacy” on his 150th birthday … Continue reading

November 30, 2013

Anakbayan exposes names of Akbayan’s “Coco Mafia” funds

The national democratic youth organization, Anakbayan, has weighed in on the coconut levy funds which, instead of going directly to farmers, are feared to be in danger of being used … Continue reading

February 2, 2013

Road blockade over storm aid ends

More than 7,000 peasants, workers, and indigenous people from Compostella Valley and Davao Oriental blockaded the highway in Compostella Valley over the unfair and uneven distribution of aid to the typhoon Pablo … Continue reading

January 18, 2013

Youth group warns of repeat of ‘Nicole’ case in mauling of Filipino by U.S soldiers

In response to the beating of a Filipino bouncer in Palawan the national democratic youth organization, Anakbayan, warned that further beatings, rapes, and abuses against the Filipino people by U.S. … Continue reading

November 20, 2012

SF CHRP Condemns Bello’s Red Baiting of Youth and Workers

Reference: Rupert Estanislao, chair E-mail: sanfranchrp@gmail.com On October 12th, Akbayan Partylist representative, Walden Bello, accused comprehensive youth organization, Anakbayan, and the militant trade union center, Kilusang Mayo Uno, of being … Continue reading

October 18, 2012 · 1 Comment

Urban poor leader’s active involvement vs demolition may be behind murder—Anakbayan

Anakbayan, a progressive national democratic and pro-people comprehensive youth organization, released a press statement regarding the recent murder of urban poor activist Ernesto Gulo (also known as “Ka Erning): “Ka … Continue reading

June 2, 2012

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