Remembering ’85 Welgang Bayan vs. BNPP Draw Thousands to Bataan

“Ayaw namin ng Nukleyar” this was the sentiment running through the hundreds of green-clad anti-BNPP gathered to commemorate the historic Welgang Bayan Laban sa Plantang Nukleyar of 1985. According to Nuclear Free Bataan Movement Chairperson Monsignor Tony Dumaual, the 1985 Welgang Bayan (WB) represents the vigor with which Filipinos fought against the commissioning of the … Continue reading

Join Us in Commemorating June 20 Welgang Bayan

On June 20, 1985, the province of Bataan was witness to the biggest protest-action directed against the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP), also known as the infamous “Monster of Morong”. That day was the tail-end of a three-day protest dubbed Welgang Bayan Laban sa Plantang Nukleyar that drew an estimated 33,000 concerned Filipinos from all … Continue reading

People of Faith & Goodwill to Solons: Ascend from Evil, Drop the BNPP Bill!

Broad faith-based groups, social movements and communities flew 100 kites against BNPP and immoral debts. As the 14th Congress resumes its session today, oppositors of the planned opening of the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP) also resume their campaign by simultaneously flying 100 kites to symbolize their resistance against the proposed use of the BNPP  … Continue reading

FLY-A-KITE AGAINST BNPP! Enough of Immoral Debts!

The Faith-based Congress Against Immoral Debts (FCAID), in coordination with the Network Opposed to the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (NOtoBNPP!), invites you to “FLY-A-KITE AGAINST BNPP! Enough of Immoral Debts!” This will be on April 13, 2009, Monday, from 1:00 to 6:00 pm, at Pinaglabanan Shrine, Pinaglabanan St., Brgy. Corazon de Jesus, San Juan City.

Fly a kite against the BNPP!

Warm greetings in Peace from the Faith-based Congress Against Immoral Debts (FCAID)! The FCAID envisions a strong, united and consistent “inter” faith-based sector that gives a value-added contribution to the overall debt discourse and works toward tangible policy reforms on the debt issue.

Prayer Rally vs. The BNPP

Below are images from the Prayer Rally last March 27, 2009 in Morong Bataan. Click on the thumbnails to enlarge Click here to read a blog about the event Click here to watch a short video from the event

Please join the Prayer Rally against the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant

What: Prayer Rally vs. the BNPP Where: Morong, Bataan When: March 27, 2009 – 9AM The Parish of our Lady of the Pillar, Morong, Bataan, supported by the Diocese of Balanga is organizing a prayer rally against the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant. There will be a mass, followed by a solidarity program with two parts. … Continue reading

Groups reveal names of pro-BNPP solons, call for withdrawal of endorsement for Lenten reflection of public good

Is your district representative one of the 184 lawmakers who have endorsed a House Bill that seeks to revive the “Monster of Morong?” In a press conference held here today, the Network Opposed to Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (NO to BNPP) revealed the names of these legislators who signed Pangasinan Rep. Mark Cojuangco’s House Bill … Continue reading

Fallout: the human cost of nuclear catastrophe exhibit

Greenpeace and Great Work Movement of Malate Church hosteda photo exhibit entitled: Fallout: the human cost of nuclear catastrophe. Below are photographs from the exhibit taken by AC Dimatatac of Greenpeace Click here to read a blog post about the photo exhibit

CBCP: No to Bataan Nuclear Power Plant

A Pastoral Statement We join the Environmentalist Group Greenpeace and the Diocese of Balanga headed by Bishop Socrates Villegas in opposing the revival of the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant. We earnestly appeal to our Congressmen, with fervent hope and prayer that Congress will completely and irrevocably reject the opening of the nuclear plant as the … Continue reading