By Rene Ciria Cruz,Cindy Domingo,Bruce Occena,Augusto F. Espiritu
A Time to upward push is an intimate inspect the workings of the KDP, the one innovative association that emerged within the Filipino American group throughout the politically turbulent Nineteen Seventies and �80s. Overcoming cultural and sophistication adjustments, participants of the KDP banded jointly in one nationwide association to mobilize their neighborhood into civil rights and antiwar routine within the usa and within the struggle for democracy and nationwide liberation within the Philippines and elsewhere.
These own debts rfile recruitment, organizing, and coaching within the KDP. greater than two-thirds of the tales are through ladies, reflecting the robust function they performed within the association and its management. additionally integrated are chapters at the fight for justice for murdered KDP and union leaders Silme Domingo and Gene Viernes. those memoirs provide political insights and encouraging examples of non-public braveness that may resonate today.
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A Time to Rise: Collective Memoirs of the Union of Democratic Filipinos (KDP) by Rene Ciria Cruz,Cindy Domingo,Bruce Occena,Augusto F. Espiritu