By CONI K. LEDESMA
Malayang Kilusan ng Bagong Kababaihan (MAKIBAKA)
22 March 2015
Utrecht, the Netherlands
Good afternoon, dear sisters, comrades and friends.
My talk this afternoon will focus on a Filipina revolutionary and her contribution to the national democratic movement, and the women’s movement as a whole. I will talk about Maria Lorena Barros or Laurie, as she was popularly known.