Condolences on the passing of Ka Joma

It is with sadness that we received the news of the passing of comrade Jose Maria Sison, founding chair of the Communist Party of Philippines, the New People’s Army, and the National Democratic Front among others.

Revolutionary leader and author of Ka Joma died in exile on Friday 16th December aged 83.

The Communist Party of Australia conveys its condolences to the family of comrade Jose Maria Sison, to the Central Committee of the CPP and all its members and supporters.

His passing is a big loss for the Filipino proletariat and the revolutionary movement. Jose Maria Sision will always be remembered by his comrades, friends, and supporters for consistently defending the interests of the working class in the Philippines and upholding the values of Socialism and Communism.


International Department
Communist Party of Australia

18th December 2022