Monthly Archives: July 2008

The Lies of Arroyo Add Insult to Injury But the People are Fighting Back

By Prof. Jose Maria Sison
Chief Political Consultant,
National Democratic Front of the Philippines

The fake president Gloria M. Arroyo has such a long record of lying that no one expects her to describe the real state of the nation and indicate the solutions to the problems that have grown terribly worse under her regime. She is ever more determined to lie in a vain attempt to evade responsibility for the extremely aggravated suffering of the Filipino people. But reality cries far louder and clearer than her lies. These add insult to injury. And the outraged people become ever more resolute and relentless in their struggle.
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Let the Real State of Nation Be Heard, Go Out and Protest on July 28!

On July 28, Gloria Macapagal Arroyo will deliver her eighth State of the Nation Address amidst rising fuel prices, a rice crisis and persistent allegations of corruption. A week before her address, Arroyo has already gained the infamous distinction of being the most unpopular leader since the Marcos dictatorship was dismantled in 1986. It is a well-deserved distinction.
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International Committee Defend Slams Flase Charges Against Prof. Sison in Surigao

Every time the New People's Army carries out a tactical offensive against the military and police in the Philippines, the military and police authorities file with the prosecutor's office charges of rebellion and common crimes like murder and robbery against Prof. Jose Maria Sison, chairperson of the International League of Peoples' Struggle (ILPS) and chief political consultant of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) in peace negotiations with the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP).
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Protest Marks G8 Summit Opening

Activists call summit a futile attempt to cover up culpability of rich countries in escalating global fuel and food prices, slam arrest of anti-G8 protesters in Japan

The multi-sectoral alliance Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (Bayan) slammed the gathering of the world’s richest countries and called the Group of Eight (G8) Summit a futile attempt to cover up the culpability of the US and company in the escalating fuel and food prices and worsening poverty around the world.
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