Archive of Rubi del Mundo | Spokesperson

In Memory of Eduardo “Ka Choi” Arnado, Communist and humble servant of the people

The Regional Operations Command of the New People’s Army in Southern Mindanao confers its highest revolutionary tribute to comrade Eduardo Arnado, who is more known to Red fighters and commanders, masses and allies as Ka Choi and Ka Edoy, on the occasion of his first death anniversary. His life and times are remembered as an […]

AFP troops murder 3 civilians in North Cotabato

A joint military and police operation of the 90th Infantry Battalion, 72nd IB, and municipal and provincial forces of the Philippine National Police carried out a heinous summary execution of two staffers of a demo-farm for a sustainable agriculture institution and a local resident in Sitio Marinangao, Brgy. Sarayan in Pres. Roxas, North Cotabato, in […]

Condemn the US-Duterte regime’s fascist attack in Cebu Bakwit School! Free the detained Lumad students, teachers and elders now!

Revolutionary forces, especially from Lumad and peasant organizations, in Southern Mindanao strongly denounce the brazen and violent assault in the Lumad bakwit school inside the University of San Carlos Talamban campus in Cebu City by a retinue led by armed police on February 15. Police forces arrested and continue to detain 22 students, two teachers […]

US-Duterte regime’s neoliberal policies, fascism continue to aggravate natural calamities in Southern Mindanao

In the aftermath of Tropical Depression Vicky’s short but felt traverse across Southern Mindanao on Friday, December 18, more than 200 families have been temporarily displaced in the provinces of Davao de Oro and Davao Oriental due to flashfloods and landslides. Already beset with the economic downturn brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic, the poor […]

Filipino teachers must resist the US-Duterte regime amid the Covid-19 pandemic!

In celebration of the World Teachers Day, the National Democratic Front in Southern Mindanao salutes the revolutionary teachers under the banner of Katipunan ng mga Gurong Makabayan (KAGUMA) and all other Filipino educators for their perseverance to ensure the education of the masses despite the reactionary state’s perennial neglect, further exacerbated by the Covid-19 pandemic. […]

Two women fall victim anew to US-Duterte regime’s culture of impunity, anti-terror law in North Cotabato

The National Democratic Front of the Philippines in Southern Mindanao vehemently condemns the series of human rights violations perpetrated against two civilian women over the past week, as the ghastly extent of the US-Duterte regime’s culture of impunity and misogyny continues to take root in the town of Magpet in North Cotabato province. The recent […]

Duterte’s militaristic strategy in face of COVID-19 pandemic bodes far worse fate for Filipino masses

The National Democratic Front in Southern Mindanao vehemently denounces the US-Duterte regime’s month-long lockdown at the National Capital Region and the regional/local/city community quarantine declarations in handling the outbreak of Coronavirus-19 disease in the country. Workers, urban poor and other members of the working class who live and thrive in hand-to-mouth subsistence and were placed […]

Lt. Gen. Santos’ ascension as AFP top honcho bodes darker months ahead for peace, human rights

An alumnus of Southern Mindanao’s fascist coterie has once again ascended to the highest office in the Armed Forces of the Philippines, continuing the long-held tradition of US subservience, fascism and mercenary corruption in the GRP’s main armed state machinery. The appointment of Lt. Gen. Filemon Santos, Jr., erstwhile commander of the Eastern Mindanao Command, […]

On Sara Duterte’s anti-peace rhetoric

  Revolutionary forces in Southern Mindanao slam the recent pronouncement of GRP Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio to exclude Davao City from the GRP’s ceasefire declaration and the peace negotiations with the NDFP. In parroting the militarist line of peace spoilers and extreme rightists of the ruling class of declaring the revolutionary movement as terrorists unfit to […]

NDF-SMR orders revolutionary forces to mobilize for relief and rehab, hits US-Duterte regime’s fascism in earthquake-hit areas

  In the wake of last week’s series of earthquake disaster, the National Democratic Front in Southern Mindanao has ordered all revolutionary forces to extend all forms of relief to the tens of thousands of victims and actively resist and defy the US-Duterte regime’s insistence to turn the disaster into yet another of its counterinsurgency […]