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Philippines: New People's Army in Two Weekend Attacks


A young New People’s Army (NPA) guerrilla. The NPA is the armed wing of the Communist Party of the Philippines, which has been waging an insurgency since 1969 that has left tens of thousands dead. 287 more words

Filipinos call for another march

By: Cristine Parungao

Features Photo: Million People March 2013 by ABS-CBN News

 Once again, the Filipino citizens convene for the second time to abolish the… 220 more words


Five reasons to 'stand up, sign up' on Monday, National Heroes' Day

On Monday, August 25, National Heroes’ Day, thousands of Filipinos will be in Luneta from 6am-12nn for the “Stand Up, Sign Up Against All Pork Barrel” event. 335 more words


ANAKBAYAN: “If Ninoy was alive today he would stand up against Noynoy’s yellow dictatorship”

Youth group Anakbayan declares that if Ninoy was alive today he will surely stand up against Noynoy’s “yellow dictatorship”.

“If Ninoy was alive he would have been Noynoy’s #1 critic. 192 more words


Remembering Ninoy

Several yeas ago, I was asked to put together and design a family tree for Pres. Benigno Simeon Aquino III. Today marks the 31st death anniversary of his father, Benigno Aquino Jr. 7 more words


China rejects Manila protest on ships, complains of detentions

China rejected Philippine complaints on Wednesday about Chinese survey vessels operating in a gas-rich area of Manila’s exclusive economic zone, and has lodged a separate complaint about the detention of Chinese workers, as tensions persist. 432 more words

History on the Cojuangco - Aquino families and the Hacienda Luisita issue (PART 1)

The Aquino family: very popular and renown, and very powerful. With all the ramblings about a change in the constitution recently, one can not help but think about the reasons behind it. 1,032 more words

Antonio Luna