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Corazon Aquino

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Philippines: Separate inauguration a first in recent history

By Jess Diaz and Paolo Romero (The Philippine Star) | Updated June 17, 2016 – 12:00am

The inauguration of president-elect Rodrigo Duterte and vice president-elect Leni Robredo will be the first in recent history where the two highest elected officials will be sworn in to office separately. 1,018 more words

Two Cojuangco-Aquino presidents, two legacies of People Power betrayal

Nearly a year after People Power, Cory Aquino’s betrayal of Filipino farmers and democracy, Mendiola Massacre on January 22, 1987

MANILA, Philippines – On the 30th anniversary of the People Power or the February 25, 1986 ouster of the Marcos dictatorship, the Anakpawis Party-list said that the two Cojuangco-Aquino presidents, Corazon “Cory” Cojuangco-Aquino and his son the incumbent president, Benigno Simeon “Noynoy” Aquino III, are among those to be blamed for the continuing betrayal of the spirit of “democracy” and “freedom” from authoritarian rule. 1,284 more words


Merkel Becomes Fourth Woman Since 1927 to be Named Person of the Year

The year that TIME first chose a woman to fill the Man of the Year slot, the woman in question was so controversial that the legendary feminist Carrie Chapman Catt stopped issuing her own annual “Women of the Year” list in order to avoid having to include her. 430 more words