Archive of Communist Party of the Philippines

Gear for intensified anti-imperialist and working class struggles under Trump
November 16, 2016 | Communist Party of the Philippines |

The American workers and people are bound to intensify their class and democratic struggles with the rise to power of the ultra-rightist Donald Trump amid prolonged capitalist depression and continued worsening of the social and economic conditions of the people. Their struggles are inextricably bound to the intensifying anti-imperialist struggles of people and working class […]

Castigate Duterte for dangling writ suspension and PC revival
November 15, 2016 | Communist Party of the Philippines |

The Filipino people must not allow the Duterte regime to get away with dangling the possibility of suspending the writ of habeas corpus and for pushing for the revival of the Philippine Constabulary which will place the police force under the command of the military and the commander-in-chief. He frivolously dangles the suspension of the […]

Advise Duterte against proceeding with Marcos hero’s burial
November 10, 2016 | Communist Party of the Philippines |

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) joins the Filipino people in denouncing the decision of the Supreme Court allowing the Duterte government to proceed with giving a hero’s burial for fallen fascist dictator Ferdinand Marcos. The GRP President Duterte must be advised against proceeding with such a plan. Such payment of political debt to […]

CPP hits US hypocrisy in cancelling arms sale to PNP
November 02, 2016 | Communist Party of the Philippines | Information Bureau |

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today denounced US hypocrisy for invoking principles of human rights in raising “concern” over increasing number of drug suspects killed in the Duterte regime’s “anti-drug war” in its decision to cancel the planned weapons sale to the Philippine National Police (PNP). Yesterday, the US State Department announced it […]

CPP to US: Keep off issue of Scarborough!
October 29, 2016 | Communist Party of the Philippines | Information Bureau |

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today told the US military and government to keep off the issue of the Scarborough Shoal even as it welcomed the peaceful settlement of the matter through friendly negotiations between the GRP President Duterte and China Premier Xi Jinping. Until recently, Filipino fishermen had no access to the […]

Duterte’s policy to leave US sphere of influence and shift to China is mostly positive
October 26, 2016 | Communist Party of the Philippines |

GRP President Rodrigo Duterte declared last week that he will leave the military and economic ambit of the United State and forge closer ties with China. Such a declaration is consistent with his promotion of an independent foreign policy. This policy declaration is mostly positive because it asserts the country’s national sovereignty and independence from […]

Condemn the violent dispersals at the US Embassy and Camp Aguinaldo
October 19, 2016 | Communist Party of the Philippines |

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) strongly condemn the violent dispersal of the demonstration of patriotic organizations led by national minority groups in front of the US embassy earlier today. Police personnel used water cannons and tear gas bombs against the demonstrators. Comprising the bulk of the demonstrators were national minority and peasant groups […]

Ramos set to lead Amboy pack against Duterte
October 10, 2016 | Communist Party of the Philippines |

Former GRP President Gen. Fidel V. Ramos, Amboy top dog, is now set to lead the pack to consolidate the pro-US camp of reactionaries to put on greater pressure on the Duterte regime to backtrack on its promotion of an independent foreign policy. Duterte must now be wary of Gen. Ramos who he won over […]

On DND order suspending joint exercises, patrols with US
October 09, 2016 | Communist Party of the Philippines |

The CPP welcomes Defense Secretary Lorenzana’s announcement that the Duterte government has already formally informed the US government and military about ending joint sea patrols and joint military exercises. The CPP also welcomes his announcement that American troops based in Zamboanga involved in electronic surveillance operations will be asked to leave after the Philippines acquire […]

On the US #FriendsAlliesPartners hype
October 09, 2016 | Communist Party of the Philippines |

Over the past days, the US embassy has been hyping up the #FriendsAlliesPartners social media campaign. In doing so, the US is revealing itself to be hypocrites extraordinaire. US “assistance” has never been without strings or conditions attached. They hype their Yolanda assistance much unlike the rest of the world who extended without asking for […]