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By Rene Ciria Cruz,Cindy Domingo,Bruce Occena,Augusto F. Espiritu

A Time to upward push is an intimate investigate the workings of the KDP, the single innovative association that emerged within the Filipino American neighborhood in the course of the politically turbulent Nineteen Seventies and �80s. Overcoming cultural and sophistication variations, participants of the KDP banded jointly in one nationwide association to mobilize their group into civil rights and antiwar hobbies within the usa and within the struggle for democracy and nationwide liberation within the Philippines and elsewhere.

These own money owed record recruitment, organizing, and coaching within the KDP. greater than two-thirds of the tales are by means of ladies, reflecting the strong position 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 supply political insights and encouraging examples of private braveness that may resonate today.

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