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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

Top 10 Must read Fiction Novels of 2015

Here are must read fictions of 2015.

    1)   10:04 ; Ben Lerner

2) Curtain Call ; Anthony Quinn

3)   Weathering , Lucy Wood

  4)   The Girl Who Wasn’t There, Ferdinand von Schirach… 43 more words


Father Solo and Other Stories for Adults Only by Isagani R. Cruz: A Book Review

I was aware of the fact that Isagani R. Cruz is a writer and columnist of The Philippine Star , one of the leading newspapers publication in the Philippines. 560 more words


The US recently announced that its redesigned ten dollar bill would include the ‘face of a woman’,but the decision is yet to be sought on whether whose face will be the face of the new note. 26 more words