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Archive for December, 2009

Tambayan Drop-in Program: Workshop on the History of Our Migration

Posted by anakbayantoronto on December 14, 2009

Participants of the Tambayan Drop-in Program for Filipino Newcomer Youth are invited to an interactive workshop on the history of our migration and our current situation this coming weekend.

Share experiences and find out how we can participate in initiatives for creating better conditions for our community and our fellow Filipinos around the world.

WORKSHOP: The History of Our Migration & Our Current Situation

Saturday, December 19, 2009
1:00 – 5:00 PM
SEAS Centre Head Office
603 Whiteside Place, Toronto (
map to the location)
(Dundas St. East & Sumach St.)

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On International Human Rights Day… Stand Up for Justice!

Posted by anakbayantoronto on December 9, 2009

On November 23, 2009, 57 people were brutally killed in the province of Maguindanao, Philippines in the most barbaric and politically-motivated killings in the history of the country.  The victims include innocent women, children, 2 lawyers and 30 media people.  The Philippines is now the most dangerous place in the world for journalists!

Enough is enough!  We need to demand to end all political killings!  We need to demand to end impunity!  We need to demand respect for human rights!  We need to say Never Again to Martial Law!  We need to:  

Stop the Killings in the Philippines!
Never again to Martial Law!

A Day of Action against Impunity
Join the Solidarity Vigil Protest

International Human Rights Day
Thursday, December 10, 2009 – 6:00 PM
Trinity-St. Paul United Church [The Fireside Room]
427 Bloor St. West, Toronto
[Steps west of the Spadina subway station]

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Kamalayan Tuesdays: The Ampatuan Massacre and Philippine Democracy

Posted by anakbayantoronto on December 6, 2009

Migrante Ontario Youth, in community partnership with Kapisanan Philippine Centre, and in collaboration with the Filipino Canadian Association of Ryerson and the Filipino Students’ Association of Toronto, presents

Kamalayan Tuesdays:
The Ampatuan Massacre and Philippine Democracy
A Youth Focused Community Discussion

Tuesday, December 8, 2009
6:00pm – 9:00pm
Kapisanan Philippine Centre for Arts & Culture
167 Augusta Avenue, Toronto

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