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EDSA People Power Revolution

Brief History

The footsteps came at break of light. Agapito “Butz” Aquino reckoned that just twenty people answered his call to gather and march to Camp Aguinaldo, where they would take a stand against the Marcos Dictatorship. 467 more words

Edsa

August 21, 1983: Ninoy Aquino Falls Down Steps, Dies

On August 21, 1983, Senator Benigno Simeon “Ninoy” Aquino Jr. fell down some airplane steps and died. The Agrava Commission, an “”independent”” investigating body convened by longest-serving President Ferdinand Marcos to look into the cause of Aquino’s death, “” 17 more words

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IS NINOY AQUINO, A NATIONAL HERO, STILL RELEVANT TO OFWs AND ALL OTHER PINOYS TODAY?

Thirty-three years ago today on August 21, 1983, former senator Benigno Aquino was shot dead while being led out by a group of soldiers through a side door of an aircraft that brought him back to the Philippines after several years of medical furlough and exile in the United States. 1,571 more words

Philippine Politics

Day 4 - First Impressions of Manila

Having had the quietest flight known to man with Cebu Pacific Airlines, J and I arrived at Ninoy Aquino International Airport – Manila. J had slept the whole flight, whilst I had been eager to get my first glimpse of the archipelago. 426 more words

Asia 2016

NINOY AQUINO's last recorded phone call before returning to Manila!!!

A Ninoy Aquino TV (NATv) exclusive, here is the recorded (and last) phone conversation between Ninoy Aquino and Mr. Steve Psinakis, a leading figure of the Anti-Marcos Movement for Free Philippines in the United States. 126 more words

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The Unsung Hero


He never got what he deserved. Despite exceptional economic growth, a change in image for the country, the much-needed purging of more government posts than ever, and the alleviation of the public school classroom problem, Filipinos always seemed to blame former president Noynoy Aquino for every misstep. 229 more words

Philippine Politics

Are We Discrediting EDSA? (Looks Like It)

Aree we forgetting what happened during the Martial Law to think that it’ just been roughly 40 years since it happened, to make matters worst, we had EDSA. 880 more words

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