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MOTHER IGNACIA AVENUE IN QUEZON CITY TO BE RENAMED KRIS AQUINO AVENUE

QUEZON CITY, Philippines (The Adobo Chronicles® ) – There appears to be an organized conspiracy to keep the name “Aquino” forever instilled in the minds of Filipinos. 345 more words

The Media

POLL: SHOULD CORY AQUINO BE NAMED THIRD FILIPINO SAINT?

THE VATICAN, Italy (The Adobo Chronicles® ) – The Philippines, a country of more than 100 Million people, about 80 percent of whom are Catholics, has its share of saints. 203 more words

Philippines

Column: Why Ninoy?

Published on November 25, 2014.

Let me begin with a basic question: Is Ninoy Aquino a role model of good governance? Millions of Filipinos see him as a modern-day martyr and (as a 2011 Social Weather Stations survey reminded us) a genuine hero. 824 more words

Readings In Politics

Column: The most popular Filipino in world history

Published on March 25, 2014.

Earlier this month, the Pantheon project website of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Media Lab went live. Pantheon, or at least its first version, is an impressive but necessarily incomplete attempt to measure “the global popularity of historical characters” (this and other project-descriptive quotes are from the Methods section of the website). 815 more words

Newsstand: Column

Column: ‘You can’t go back again’

Published on February 4, 2014.

The Akbayan party-list group invited me to speak, as “an outsider looking in,” at its 16th anniversary program last Thursday. I began by adverting to what I supposed was “a time of mixed emotions” for the party I had occasionally voted for, following its entry into mainstream politics and its mingled success and failure in last year’s election. 888 more words

Newsstand: Column

Swabe ang Anarkiya sa Pilipinas...dahil wala pang marahas na reaksyon ang mga Pilipino

Swabe ang Anarkiya sa Pilipinas
…dahil wala pang marahas na reaksyon ang mga Pilipino
Ni Apolinario Villalobos

Ang matinding anarkiya sa isang bansa ay nangyayari kapag hindi na makatiis ang mga mamamayan sa mahinang pamunuan o kung humagupit ang isang matinding kalamidad kaya halos paralisado ang pamahalaan. 647 more words

Apolinario Villalobos

The Aquino Center Launches "The Journey" Museum Tour to Partner Tour Operators

Tarlac – The Aquino Museum recently launched their field trip offerings to partner tour operators from Metro Manila and nearby regions.

In an intimate gathering of over 30 tour operators, the Ninoy and Cory Aquino Foundation launched, “The Journey” (The Aquino Museum Experience) at the Aquino Museum, San Miguel, Tarlac last May 29, 2015. 263 more words