GABRIELA NY Fasts In Solidarity with Filipino Farmers, Joins Global Day of Action for Justice

Join Gabriela NY for a Global Day of Action for Food & Justice on April 8 as we demand justice for the victims of the Kidapawan Massacre!

You may participate through the following:

Support the Lumad Farmers by donating funds to help purchase immediate medical supplies & cost, food supplies and relief to those impacted:…

24 Hour Solidarity Fast
The International Coalition for Human Rights in the Philippines (ICHRP) NorCal Network will launch a 24 hour solidarity fast with the farmers and Lumad vicitms of the Kidapawan massacre on April 7 at 9pm EST (April 8 at 9am in Philippines). This initiative is being launched in coordination with the Global Day of Action for Food & Justice. By joining this fast, you, your organization, and your community can stand in solidarity with the farmers and indigenous people in Cotabato and raise awareness about the issue.

To join the fast:
1. Take a photo or video of yourself with a sign that states:
“I am fasting for 24 hours in solidarity with the protesting farmers in Cotabato and their struggle for food & justice!”
2. Post your photo or video on this page and your social media accounts with the official hashtags: ‪#‎RiceNotBullets‬‪#‎BigasHindiBala‬, and ‪#‎FastForFilipinoFarmers‬
3. Tag ICHRP Norcal on FB (Ichrp Norcal), Twitter (@ichrpnorcal), and instagram (@ichrp.norcal).

During your fast, we encourage participants to fundraise and gather donations by asking for sponsors to contribute $$ per hour, per meal or for the entire day. Donations can be made on

Break your fast with other #FastForFilipinoFarmers participants, and post the photos with the official hashtags!

Thank you for your support, and long live the protesting farmers of Cotabato!

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