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Sa kabataang di kilala si Marcos at di alam ang ginawa niya


Hindi ninyo siguro maintindihan kung bakit kailangang ipagdiwang ito taun-taon. Baka nga sawa na kayo siguro sa EDSA, sa taun-taong anibersaryo ng People Power, sa paggunita sa mga nangyari noong 1986, noong pinatalsik ng mga Pilipino ang diktador.

Posted: February 25th, 2014 in Blogs,Columnists,Featured Columns | Read More »

PNB gets Marcos loot in Singapore

Ferdinand Marcos. AP FILE PHOTO

The decision of Singapore’s top court to recognize the right of the Philippine National Bank (PNB) to hold in trust the $23 million seized from the estate of the late strongman Ferdinand Marcos does not jeopardize the legal position of the Philippine government, Malacañang said on Saturday.

Posted: January 5th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »


Why young Filipinos should read ‘Subversive Lives’

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Whether or not you’re into politics, you’ll enjoy reading “Subversive Lives.”

Posted: May 29th, 2012 in Blogs,Columnists | Read More »


In old Marcos photo, fantasies of Bongbong following in dictator’s footsteps


The photo shows Ferdinand Marcos at the height of his power. The dictator is surrounded by aides, and behind him, his only son, Ferdinand Jr., known as Bongbong.

Posted: April 17th, 2012 in Blogs | Read More »


Why young Filipinos should know the tragic, inspiring story of Gene Viernes and Silme Domingo


SAN FRANCISCO—Silme Domingo and Gene Viernes each had a chance to visit the Philippines only once. But 30 years ago, the two Filipino Americans died fighting to help set the country free. On Wednesday, Nov. 30, Domingo and Viernes, together with Arturo Taca, will be added to the roster of heroes and martyrs of the [...]

Posted: November 29th, 2011 in Blogs,Columnists | Read More »


Aquino holds the line against the Marcos deception


SAN FRANCISCO—Noynoy Aquino’s government is not perfect. He is not a perfect president. At the rate he’s going, he probably won’t be remembered as a great president. But he did a good thing for the nation recently. By finally declaring that a brutal tyrant who destroyed our country must not receive state honors, should never [...]

Posted: October 19th, 2011 in Blogs,Columnists | Read More »


I actually thought Martial Law was heaven


SAN FRANCISCO—I didn’t even know how to pronounce it. ‘Marsha Law.’ ‘Marsya Lo.’ One morning, 39 years ago, in September 1972, Filipino children like me woke up knowing a new phrase. It even became part of how our generation came to be known: Martial Law Babies. We now remember the Martial Law regime as a [...]

Posted: September 20th, 2011 in Blogs,Columnists,Featured Columns | Read More »



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