Monthly Archives: August 2008

Arroyo Escalates Brutal Campaigns of Suppression and Closes the Door to Peace Negotiations

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

In line with her brutal policy of suppressing the revolutionary forces of the people, Gloria M. Arroyo has apparently closed the door to peace negotiations by declaring that she would negotiate with communities rather than with the armed revolutionary movements like the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), unless they first surrender and agree to be subjected to disarmament, demobilization and rehabilitation under the terms of the continuing system of oppression and exploitation.
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Arroyo Regime Renders Impossible Formal Peace Talks Between GRP and MILF

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

Contrary to the propaganda issued by the psywar experts of the Arroyo regime, I am not in any position to issue orders to the New People's Army (NPA) to undertake tactical offensives in sympathy with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF). My role as NDFP chief political consultant is assisting peace negotiations and not issuing military orders to the NPA.
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US Ambassador Kenney is Lying About US Involvement in MOA-AD Sham

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

US ambassador to the Philippines Kristie Kenney is blatantly lying by claiming that she was merely invited to witness the aborted signing of the Memorandum of Agreement on Ancestral Domain (MOA-AD), that she was ignorant of its content and that the US government had nothing to do with the GRP-MILF peace negotiations nor with the controversial MOA-AD.
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Pretense at Generosity with Full Malice by US Imperialism and the Arroyo Regime

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

The National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) has consistently supported the Moro people's right to self-determination. This ranges from the right to regional autonomy in a nonoppressive state to the right to secede from the oppressive state that exists in the Philippines. Even an individual who finds himself or herself oppressed by a state has the right to separate from it.
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