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Marcos is (not) a hero?

Hey Flips! Today is the birth centenary of former president Ferdinand Marcos, that’s why the local Internet community has gone bonkers once more, turning their respective timelines into virtual warzones (much to my entertainment). 449 more words

Filipino History

I have weighed all the virtues and faults of the Filipinos, and I have come to the conclusion that the Filipino is worth dying for.

– Benigno “Ninoy” Aquino Jr (1932-1983)

Journal

Sen. Joel Villanueva's message for the 34th death anniversary of Ninoy Aquino

Today, we commemorate the martyrdom of Benigno “Ninoy” Aquino, Jr. It has been 34 years since one of the greatest modern heroes of our country proved that the Filipino people are worth dying for. 63 more words

News

Without The Aquino There Is No Filipino

That is how much we owe Ninoy and family, today of all days!!!!!!!!!!! I love all of them so much!!!!!

Politics

August 21 Is My Christmas Day

August 21, 1983 was a sad day but the beginning of a new Philippines, a new mindset and a new way of life. Ninoy and Cory redefined the color yellow. 26 more words

Politics

Agosto: Buwan ng Wika

Here in the Philippines, August is quite a busy month in terms of National holidays. In fact, the following weekends will be ‘long’ weekends. Long meaning, there’s an additional day aside from the usual Saturday and Sunday. 666 more words

“We should not depend on one man. We should depend on all of us. All of us are expendable in the cause for freedom. Therefore I say, stand up now and be a leader – and when all of us are leaders, we will expedite the cause of freedom.”

Benigno S. Aquino Jr.

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