Flickering candles of hope

Dusk signals the beginning of darkness in the evening. An opportune time to gather in the spirit of shared identity in the struggle against nukes. In the dusk we congregated to pray and light candles for those who’ve been struck by the tragic events in Japan. The flickering candles that illuminate the night sky in … Continue reading

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

Solemn protest against BNPP revival marks Chernobyl anniversary

Greenpeace today marked the anniversary of the world’s worst nuclear power plant disaster with a solemn candle-lighting ceremony to protest the proposed revival of the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP). Calling for safe energy for the Philippines , supporters and volunteers of the environment group lit more than 2,000 candles which spell the words “No … Continue reading

Youths rally against BNPP

In celebration of Earth Day today, members of APL-Youth around the country will reaffirm their commitment to protect and to nurture the deteriorating environment by staging a protest actions against a proposed law in Congress that seeks to revive the country’s mothballed nuclear plant. Click here to read more

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

Footages from the Anti-BNPP Prayer Rally in Bataan

Gathering of Anti-BNPP Veterans and Advocates

KPD-Central Luzon organized a forum in Bataan called A Gathering of Anti-BNPP Veterans and Advocates where  the former convenors of Nuclear Free Philippines Coalition talked about the BNPP campaign and to show support for the current BNPP campaign. The program concluded with a torch rally in the afternoon. The forum was organized as a gathering … Continue reading

FDC to Congress: Don’t break our hearts; Junk BNPP revival bill

Various cause-oriented groups today conducted a “pre-Valentine protest action” at the House of Representatives, urging legislators not to “break the people’s hearts” by junking House Bill 4631 which pushes for the immediate rehabilitation, commission, and operation of the mothballed Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP). Chanting “Stop BNPP,” members of the Freedom from Debt Coalition (FDC), … Continue reading