Jonathan Melrod

Jonathan Melrod is author of Fighting Times: Organizing on the Front Lines of the Class War (PM Press). He is married to Maria Isabel Lopez, Filipina actress and political activist. Together they are involved in the human rights struggle in the Philippines and the on-going defense of indigenous people’s ancestral lands from incursions by the Philippine army at the behest of foreign mining and logging companies.

Forgotten: an African American Soldier Turned Rebel Leader in the Philippines