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.

Taskforce Haiyan Set Up in San Francisco

The San Francisco Committee for Human Rights in the Philippines, along with the progressive Filipino American alliances BAYAN-USA and NAFCON, including concerned individuals and local organizations and businesses, have set … Continue reading

November 17, 2013

Solidarity with the Victims and Survivors of Yolanda

The U.S. alliance BAYAN-USA came out with this release in solidarity with the survivors of the devastating Tyhpoon Yolanda: Dear members and friends of BAYAN-USA, If you agree that… …Starving … Continue reading

November 15, 2013

Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) Relief Efforts

The U.S. chapter of the national democratic alliance, BAYAN, is making an urgent appeal for the victims of Typhoon Yolanda which hit the Philippines on Friday: BAYAN USA urgently appeals … Continue reading

November 10, 2013

Fil-Am Alliance Condemns Military Talks Between Philippines and U.S.

The national democratic alliance, BAYAN-USA, has condemned recent talks between the Philippine military and the U.S. stating that it will lead to further human rights abuses: “President Aquino talks big … Continue reading

July 28, 2013

BAYAN-USA Demands “No to Martial Law in East Flatbush!”

BAYAN-USA, a national democratic alliance of 18 Filipino-American organizations, has condemned the recent murder of East Flatbush resident Kimani Gray and the subsequent martial law-style laws imposed on the neighborhood: … Continue reading

March 18, 2013

BAYAN-USA Offers Support and Solidarity for New Orleans Mission to Demand Justice for Trafficked Filipino Oil Rig Workers

BAYAN-USA, an alliance of grass-roots national democratic organizations in the US, has come out in full support for GIS Filipino workers, who were victims of Black Elk and GIS management, … Continue reading

February 22, 2013

BAYAN-USA on the Anniversary of the First Quarter Storm

The U.S. chapter national democratic alliance, Bagong Alyansang Makabayan, remembers the start of the First Quarter Storm 43 years ago: Today marks the 43rd anniversary of the launching of the … Continue reading

January 26, 2013

Filipino Americans Continue Mobilizing for Justice in the Wake of Obama’s 2nd Inauguration

In a press release BAYAN-USA, the progressive national democratic alliance in the U.S., stated: As President Barack Obama takes his inaugural oath for the second time, progressive Filipino American organizations … Continue reading

January 22, 2013

Donate to Human Rights Advocacy for the Holidays

The local San Francisco based folk-reggae and rock infused band “Diskarte Namin” has come out with an album titled “Kultural Guerrillas.”  Diskarte Namin includes current and former members of the San … Continue reading

December 27, 2012

SF CHRP, Joining BAYAN-USA & GABRIELA-USA, Condemn the Israeli Attack on Gaza

On Friday Nov. 16th members of the San Francisco Committee for Human Rights in the Philippines (SF CHRP)  joined in protest along with BAYAN-USA, GABRIELA-USA, and the broader San Francisco … Continue reading

November 17, 2012

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