Archive of Communist Party of the Philippines

AFP offensives and atrocities in Mindanao heighten since declaration of Martial Law

It would have been good if Bello were telling the truth that Duterte’s Mindanao Martial Law is only aimed against terrorists and not against the NPA or the people in general. The facts on the ground, however, belie Bello’s statements. The burden of proving such claims are heavy on the shoulders of Bello, as well […]

Response to Bello’s claim that martial law is not against the NPA

GRP chief negotiator Silvestre Bello III insists that the CPP made an error in calling on the New People’s Army to intensify its tactical offensives against the AFP. He claims the declaration of martial law in Mindanao is not against the NPA. Not only is Duterte’s martial law against the NPA, it is against the […]

On Duterte’s declaration of Martial Law in Mindanao

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) strongly denounces the Duterte regime for imposing martial law in Mindanao and subjecting the Filipino people to military rule. By declaring martial law in Mindanao, Duterte has gone beyond the threats and theatrics of the past months. The civil-democratic rights of the people across Mindanao are being curtailed […]

Sa pagdeklara ni Duterte ng Batas Militar sa Mindanao

Mariing tinutuligsa ng Partido Komunista ng Pilipinas (PKP) ang rehimeng Duterte sa pagpataw ng batas militar sa Mindanao at pagpapailalim ng mamamayang Pilipino sa paghaharing militar. Sa pagdeklara ng batas militar sa Mindanao, lumagpas na si Duterte sa pagbabanta at pagdadrama ng nakaraang mga buwan. Ang sibil-demokratikong mga karapatan ng mamamayan sa buong Mindanao ay […]

Protest successive presence of US and China navies in Philippines–CPP

(Press Release) The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) urges the Filipino people to protest the successive presence and power projection of US and China naval forces in the country and stand firm to defend Philippine sovereignty against military intervention by big superpowers which is now being allowed by the Duterte regime. The CPP said […]

On the appointment of more military generals to the Duterte cabinet

The Filipino people are not laughing at GRP President Duterte’s supposed joke about forming or letting a military junta takeover after having appointed more ex-military generals to key posts in his cabinet. Duterte’s joke must be severely criticized. It smacks of contempt of the hardships, oppression and military abuses which the Filipino people were subjected […]

Lapanday farm workers must press land struggle after Duterte visit

The visit yesterday by GRP President Duterte to the Mendiola protest camp-out of farm workers of Madaum, Tagum City is a boost to their struggle to claim the 145-hectare land being controlled by the Lorenzo family’s Lapanday Food Corporation through so-called “agribusiness venture agreements.” With the Duterte visit, the Lapanday farm workers belonging to the […]

Ipagdiwang ang ika-200 taong kaarawan ni Karl Marx sa Mayo 5, 2018

Ginugunita ngayong araw ng mga manggagawa sa buong daigdig ang ika-199 taong kaarawan ni Karl Marx, dakilang guro at lider komunista. Sa araw na ito, nananawagan ang Partido Komunista ng Pilipinas sa lahat ng manggagawang Pilipino at sa buong sambayanan na simulan ang isang taong paggunita at pagdiriwang sa ika-200 taong kaarawan ni Marx sa […]

Celebrate Karl Marx’s 200th birth anniversary on May 5, 2018

Workers of the whole world commemorate today the 199th birthday of Karl Marx, great teacher and communist leader. Today, the Communist Party of the Philippines calls on all Filipino workers to start a year-long commemoration and celebration of Marx’s 200th birthday on May 5, 2018. The whole revolutionary movement must salute Karl Marx’ and Marxism’s […]

On Duterte’s May 1 call to occupy oligarchs’ lands

GRP President Duterte’s May One speech yesterday urging the people to occupy oligarchs’ lands can be seen as a welcome endorsement of the mass actions of peasants and farm workers demanding genuine land reform. He must, however, be more explicit and forthcoming. The people demand that, beyond mere rhetoric, the GRP president must back up […]