New York Committee for Human Rights in the Philippines Condemns the Kidapawan Massacre

For Immediate Release

April 1, 2016

Reference: Natalie Agosto, Mass Campaigns Officer, NYCHRP,

New York Committee for Human Rights in the Philippines (NYCHRP) vehemently condemns the shooting of farmers who were demanding relief goods in Kidapawan, North Cotabato, Mindanao this morning. Continue reading


NYCHRP Speech at Justice for Jennifer Laude Vigil

On Sunday evening, October 11, 2015, BAYAN USA North East Queer Caucus with GABRIELA New York and TransJustice of the Audre Lorde Project led a vigil and march of over 60 activists and community members along Roosevelt Avenue in Woodside, Queens, to honor the life of Jennifer Laude, a Filipina woman, brutally killed one year ago by U.S. Marine Scott Pemberton and to demand immediate justice for her case, while calling for an end to all forms of violence against women and LGBTQIGNC people of color.

NYCHRP’s speech is below, which was read by our member, Renee Daniel:


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