Mila de Guzman

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Mila de Guzman


Mila de Guzman was a member of the U.S.-based socialist organization, Katipunan ng mga Demokratikong Pilipino aka Union of Democratic Filipinos (KDP), in the 1980s.[1]

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The Philippines consulate office in New York refused to renew Mila de Guzman’s Philippine passport because of the extent of her anti-Marcos organizing activities.[2]

Filipino Jackson supporters 1984

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Filipino Jesse Jackson supporters in 1984 included Bay Area: Luisa Blue SEIU, Paul Estabalaya, church and community groups, Roger Estrella Phd, Lillian Galedo, director Filipino Immigrant Services, Remy Galedo, Union of Democratic Filipinos, Emil de Guzman, Senior Escort Program, Mila de Guzman, coordinator Bay Area Coalition Against the Simpson/Mazzoli Bill, Ed Ilumin, San Francisco Human Rights Commission, Leni Marin, West Coast coordinatoe CJDV, Sr. Felicia Sarati, OSJ, Bill Sorro, trade unionist, Bill Tamayo, attorney, coordinator BACASM, Jing Villareyes, Committee for a Democratic Union, Becky Villones, Human Relations Commission, Santa Clara County. Los Angeles: Paul Daza, student UCLA, Raul Daza, attorney, Antonio de Castro, cordinator Early Outreach UC Irvine, Sumi Haru, Mel Ilumin, director Asian Coalition, chairman Southern California Filipino-American Student Association, Andrea Aquino-Luna, Cas Tolentino, president Filipino Lawyers of Southern California.

"Women Against Marcos"

The 2016 book "Women Against Marcos: Stories of Filipino and Filipino American Women Who Fought a Dictator" By Mila de Guzman documents the lives of eight women, in the Philippines and in the U.S., who "put aside concerns for their well-being in order to fight injustice".

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References

  1. [http://www.positivelyfilipino.com/magazine/the-fighting-filipinas, The Fighting Filipinas Edwin Batongbacal Book Review: Women Against Marcos: Stories of Filipino and Filipino American Women Who Fought a Dictator By Mila de Guzman]
  2. [http://www.positivelyfilipino.com/magazine/the-fighting-filipinas, The Fighting Filipinas Edwin Batongbacal Book Review: Women Against Marcos: Stories of Filipino and Filipino American Women Who Fought a Dictator By Mila de Guzman]