Richard J. O'Melia Collection: Oversize Articles I

  1. "The 'Why' and 'Wherefore'"

  2. Date: (?)
    Author: Congressman Joaquin R. Roces, Chairman, Committee on Anti-Filipino Activities
    Published for/in: (?)
    Content: Reports the results of a study on the threat of Communism in the Philippines performed by the Committee on Anti-Filipino Activities. Specifically, the Committee attempted to delve into the question of why Communism appealed to specific groups of people in the Philippines.

     
  3. "The HUK Situation"

  4. Date: December, 16, 17, 18, 19, and 20, 1956
    Author: Joaquin R. Roces, Chairman, Committee on Anti-Filipino Activities
    Published for/in: Manila Times
    Content: Gives an appraisal of the current political atmosphere in the United States in light of the recently proposed Rebellion Bill. Outlines the reasons behind and the results of a study on the a study on the threat of Communism in the Philippines performed by the Committee on Anti-Filipino Activities. This study finds that the threat of Communism in the Philippines has decreased in the past few years, and attributes this decrease to specific actions taken by the Filipino government. Concludes that Communism still is a threat, and that the best way to fight it is to pass legislation specifically aimed at Communists.