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ABU SAYYAF & BANGSAMORO STRUGGLE: Background to Mamasapano–E.San Juan, Jr.


THE “INVINCIBLE” ABU SAYYAF AND PERMANENT U.S. INTERVENTION IN THE PHILIPPINES Reflections on the Bangsamoro Struggle for Self-determination [The 1789 Reign of Terror] is the rule of people who themselves are terror-stricken. Terror implies mostly useless cruelties perpetrated by frightened … Continue reading

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NASAGAP SA HIMPAPAWID ni E. SAN JUAN, Jr.


TRANSKRIPSYON NG ILANG BYTES NG KOMPYUTER NG NASA, WASHINGTON, DC,USA —“Everyone in the planet is under total surveillance today.” –Edward Snowden –“Nothing is meaningless….” –Sissi, sa pelikulang The Princess & the Warrior     Gising ka na ba? Anong gumagapang … Continue reading

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Sultan Kudarat invokes the Abu Sayyaf against the MetroManila skyline


Sultan Kudarat invokes the Abu Sayyaf against the MetroManila skyline

This Statue of Sultan Kudarat serves as Icon, ominous but sanitized by the Luneta tourist nullity. The seme of hero obtrudes as a dissonant sign in a locus of neglect and marginality, of reification by capitalist megamalls in the background, signified by high-rise hotels and business towers
heralding the victory of capitalisty globalization.

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BANGSA MORO SELF-DETERMINATION: A Review by E. San Juan, Jr.


 A REVIEW of Lualhati Abreu, BANGSAMORO SA MALAPITAN: Pagpupunyagi sa Sariling Pagpapasya (CENPEG 2011) By E. SAN JUAN, Jr., Balay Kalinaw, UP, Diliman,Quezon City With the re-start this February 2011 of the GRP-MILF Peace Process that was suspended during Arroyo’s … Continue reading

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ABU SAYYAF, U.S. IMPERIALISM, & THE BANGSAMORO REVOLUTION IN THE PHILIPPINES


ABU SAYYAF, TROJAN HORSE OF  U.S. IMPERIALISM: Marginal Comments on the Bangsamoro Struggle for Sovereignty by E. SAN JUAN, Jr. [The 1789 Reign of Terror] is the rule of people who themselves are terror-stricken. Terror implies mostly useless cruelties perpetrated … Continue reading

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