Stand Point

STANDPOINT | A Vote for peace

STANDPOINT | A Vote for peace

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May 05, 2016

The Philippine Ecumenical Peace Platform (PEPP)*, the largest ecumenical formation of church leaders in the country today, call on the people to vote for peace.

STANDPOINT| NPA marks 47th year, tags AFP a ‘rabid dog’

STANDPOINT| NPA marks 47th year, tags AFP a ‘rabid dog’

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Mar 30, 2016

Under the leadership of the Regional Party Committee of the Communist Party of the Philippines, all the NPA units in the region continue to show its mettle as the true army of the people by waging a protracted people’s war, gathering more and more strength from tactical offensives, agrarian revolution and base building.

STANDPOINT | Turn bourgeois reactionary elections into the people’s advantage

STANDPOINT | Turn bourgeois reactionary elections into the people’s advantage

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Mar 11, 2016

The forthcoming national elections, as with all previous elections since the so-called EDSA I “people power revolution” and the parade of bogus republics in the past, will never be a genuine expression of the slogan “from the people, by the people and for the people” much less embody the hope for the vast underprivileged majority to become the real bosses of the country.

EDITORIAL|Aquino’s roadblock to peace

EDITORIAL|Aquino’s roadblock to peace

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Mar 10, 2016

The most recent clashes between the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and Moro armed groups in Lanao Del Sur and surrounding areas have forcibly driven around 6,000 to 10,000 Moro people out of their homes, and resulted to the deaths of yet unaccounted number of civilians.