Archive of Ang Bayan

5 AFP elements severely injured in misencounter among 19th IB forces
April 10, 2021 | Ang Bayan | News Stories

Different units of the 19th IB suffered a misencounter last March 3 in Barangay Deit de Suba, Silvino Lobos, Northern Samar. According to NPA-Northern Samar (Rodante Urtal Command) AFP troopers fired upon their colleagues who were trying to disguise themselves as NPA fighters by wearing kamisa tsino and boots while on patrol. Five were reported […]

Strengthen, expand and mobilize the mass base for the people’s war
April 07, 2021 | Ang Bayan | Editorials

Deep and wide mass support is the key reason why the New People’s Army (NPA) and the armed revolution it wages will never be defeated. Though the enemy is a gigantic monster using all the evil means, it won’t ever succeed in severing the ties that bind the masses and the NPA nor in crushing […]

16 NPA attacks in 9 provinces
April 07, 2021 | Ang Bayan | Articles

The New People’s Army mounted at least 16 attacks in the past two weeks. This shows the determination of the NPA to foil the ambition of the fascist regime to defeat the armed revolution. Albay. An NPA unit ambused a mobile of the 93rd Special Action Company-PNP last April 3 in Barangay Aliang, Ligao City. […]

Revolutionary forces commemorate #NPA52
April 07, 2021 | Ang Bayan | Articles

Revolutionary forces celebrated the 52nd founding anniversary of the New People’s Army (NPA) on March 29 amid the relentless operations of the Armed Forces of the Philippines. Celebrations were conducted in the countryside and urban areas in Southern Tagalog in the face of the worsening fascist attacks of the Duterte regime in the region. Participants […]

Solidarity between the masses and people’s army in Ilocos-Cordillera
April 07, 2021 | Ang Bayan | Articles | Features

Like in other places in the country, the Covid-19 pandemic and intensifying state fascism poses a huge challenges to the people’s army and the revolutionary people in the Ilocos-Cordillera region. Units of the people’s army in the region faced these with determination. In its ranks is Ka Emil, a young revolutionary who serves as their […]

Mass base expands in Cagayan Valley
April 07, 2021 | Ang Bayan | Articles | Features

The support of the masses for the people’s war continues to expand and deepen. This was the statement Elias Almazan, political officer of the New People’s Army (NPA)-Cagayan Valley (Fortunato Camus Command). In an interview with Baringkuas (the regional revolutionary publication), he stressed that the intense and large-scale military operations of the Armed Forces of […]

Tribute to Comrade Rosalino Canubas
April 07, 2021 | Ang Bayan | Articles

The Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Philippines and the Regional Party Committee in Cagayan Valley paid tribute to Comrade Rosalino Canubas (Ka Yuni), regional commander of the NPA in Cagayan Valley who was killed in an encounter in Barangay San Mariano Sur, San Guillermo, Isabela on March 15. The Central Committe’s tribute […]

Roads for corruption and war in Northern Mindanao
April 07, 2021 | Ang Bayan | Articles | Features

The reactionary government touts about its plan to railroad the construction of farm-to-market roads (FMRs) or road networks which will link farms to markets purportedly to facilitate faster transportation of farm produce and raise farmgate prices. However, these roads have actually no impact on farmgate prices as these are often arbtitrarily set by big traders. […]

In short
April 07, 2021 | Ang Bayan | Articles
Bankruptcy among abaca farmers in Bicol
April 07, 2021 | Ang Bayan | Articles | Features

Abaca farmers in Catanduanes have already been facing bankruptcy even before the Covid-19 pandemic. Fifty kilos of abaca are sold for only ₱3,000 which is relatively lower than the ₱5,000-cost of production shouldered by farmers, including rent to landlords. Overall, at least 200,000 peasant families across the country plant abaca. The crop line covers 180,302 […]