Archive of Jose Maria Sison | Chief Political Consultant

Trotskyitis is a virulent type of psychopathic anti-communism

The Trotskyites are exposing themselves as big liars by calling Stalin, Mao and the Communist Party of the Philippines as instruments of the national bourgeoisie rather than of the working class. Now, they are claiming that the CPP has given up Marxism-Leninism and has embraced Catholicism, its entire history and all its doctrines. Trotskyitis is […]

Duterte is helping the armed revolution by bankrupting his own government

Duterte is helping the armed revolution a lot by aggravating the bankruptcy of his counterrevolutionary government and depleting funds for economic relief and social services through unbridled military overspending. Just to acquire 15 Black Hawk helicopters, he will spend hundreds of millions of US dollars or around 15 billion pesos. The purchase allows Duterte and […]

In his drive to fully realize fascist dictatorship, Duterte fuels militarist ambitions of AFP factions

The following statement of Marco Valbuena, spokesman of the Communist Party of the Philippines is valid and true: “Despite the precept of ‘civilian authority is, at all times, supreme over the military’ being enshrined in the 1987 constitution, the political power of the military generals has grown under the Duterte regime. To establish himself as […]

Duterte’s military officers earn rewards twice: for listing surrenderers and then killing them

Duterte’s AFP military officers order LGU officials, especially at the barangay level, to list down relatives and friends of suspected CPP and NPA personnel under the guise of carrying out “localized peace negotiations.” Those listed are herded by the military and made to appear as surrenderers. The military officers pocket for themselves the reward money […]

Rural development or chicken-feed palliatives?

The concept of development of the military morons and the NTF-ELCAC involves the following:  Taking over functions of civil agencies of the reactionary government and claiming epal or psywar credit for them, like the following: farm to market roads by the Department of Agriculture (DA) and Department of Public Works and Highways — PHP12 million; […]

Duterte regime drives the Filipino people to fight for national and social liberation

1. The Duterte regime is hell-bent on using state terrorism under the pretext of anti-terrorism in order to impose fascist dictatorship on the Filipino people, prolong his rule in the style of Marcos beyond the constitutional limit on the presidential term of office and preserve the unjust semicolonial and semifeudal ruling system. This is a […]

The Perfect Storm Swirls in the Philippines

The perfect storm swirls in the Philippines. The political and socioeconomic crisis of the semicolonial and semifeudal ruling system has become extreme and has made the reactionary state and the ruling classes of big compradors, landlords and corrupt bureaucrats once more incapable of ruling in the old bourgeois-democratic way. Reminiscent of the period of the […]

Human rights violations and corruption of Duterte regime drive the people to clamor for revival of armed city partisans

I was a guest in a recent international webinar on the wanton violations of human rights and the rampant use of Oplan Tokhang methods by the military and police minions of the Duterte regime to torture and murder NDFP political consultants, social activists, human rights defenders and indigenous people . Other speakers and inquirers from […]

Duterte terminated the GRP-NDFP Peace Negotiations because he is a traitor and wants to be a fascist dictator

It was Duterte who kept blabbering about joining a coalition government with the Communist Party of the Philippines when he was an unreliable and unstable bureaucrat capitalist ally and was ingratiating himself with the revolutionary movement as a Davao City mayor and when he was seeking the support of the legal democratic forces when he […]

On the mass return of Overseas Filipino Workers

The return of hundreds of thousands and eventually millions of overseas Filipino workers will make ever more untenable and incendiary the chronic crisis of the underdeveloped and semifeudal economy of the Philippines. They are rejoining the ranks of the unemployed, where the hope of employment has been dimmed by the plunder of the public treasury, […]