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The most significant achievement of Duterte - Philippine Star

The most significant achievement of DutertePhilippine StarThe new president despite his many flaws will be remembered for one thing – returning the pride and honor of once colonized Filipinos. He may have a lot of projects – his war on drugs, building of infrastructure, lifting up the marginalized sectors and ...and more »

Sneak hero's burial arouses the youth - Philippine Star

Sneak hero's burial arouses the youthPhilippine StarWE ARE happy for the country, now that the youth have been roused by the sneak hero's burial last Nov. 18 of the remains (or the wax facsimile) of the dictator Ferdinand Marcos who died 27 years ago in ignominious exile. The Black Friday protest ...and more »

Amante: Nov. 30 | SunStar - Sun.Star;

Amante: Nov. 30 | SunStar - Sun.Star

Sun.StarAmante: Nov. 30 | SunStarSun.StarTHOUSANDS of people gathered last Friday night in the Luneta to protest the burial, exactly a week before, of the dictator Ferdinand Marcos Sr. in the Libingan ng mga Bayani. A smaller crowd gathered in front of the People Power Monument, where they ...and more »

Duterte: Don't let sentiment, compassion taint judgment - Rappler;

Duterte: Don't let sentiment, compassion taint judgment - Rappler

RapplerDuterte: Don't let sentiment, compassion taint judgmentRapplerNOT A HERO. President Rodrigo Duterte defends his decision to allow a Marcos burial at the heroes' cemetery, amid criticism from various sectors. Photo from Marcos Presidential Center. MANILA, Philippines – A day after thousands held protests across ...and more »

Mindanawons protest, too - Minda News;

Mindanawons protest, too - Minda News

Minda NewsMindanawons protest, tooMinda NewsDAVAO CITY (MindaNews/26 Nov) – Protest actions were also held in key areas in Mindanao Friday to express outrage over the Nov. 18 burial of the deposed dictator, Ferdinand E. Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani, but while most of the slogans, chants ...and more »

IN PHOTOS: Stars rally, speak out against #MarcosBurial - Rappler;

IN PHOTOS: Stars rally, speak out against #MarcosBurial - Rappler

RapplerIN PHOTOS: Stars rally, speak out against #MarcosBurialRapplerBLACK FRIDAY. Actor Pen Medina joins the rallies on November 25 against the burial of former president Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler. MANILA, Philippines – On Friday, November 25, many took to the ...and more »

COMMENTARY: Was Marcos a dictator? - Minda News;

COMMENTARY: Was Marcos a dictator? - Minda News

Minda NewsCOMMENTARY: Was Marcos a dictator?Minda NewsDAVAO CITY (MindNews / 26 November) — Yesterday in the course of the Davao response to the National Day of Unity and Rage Against the Hero's Burial for Marcos, I was asked a few times what I thought of the President's statement that those protesting ...and more »

After Marcos burial, what now? 'Keep talking, keep issue alive' - Rappler;

After Marcos burial, what now? 'Keep talking, keep issue alive' - Rappler

RapplerAfter Marcos burial, what now? 'Keep talking, keep issue alive'RapplerAteneo assistant professor Lisandro Claudio urges students to keep talking to other people about the Marcos years and the Martial Law regime. 'This issue is live, not in the past,' he says. Katerina Francisco · @kaifrancisco. Published 4:15 PM ...and more »

Anti-Marcos burial protesters unite at 'Black Friday' rally - Philippine Star;

Anti-Marcos burial protesters unite at 'Black Friday' rally - Philippine Star

Philippine StarAnti-Marcos burial protesters unite at 'Black Friday' rallyPhilippine StarStudents shout slogans during a rally at the Rizal Park, Friday, Nov. 25, 2016 in Manila, Philippines. Thousands of Filipinos, including more than a dozen nude students, protested Friday against the hasty burial of Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos ...and more »

IN PHOTOS: Signs of the times at Luneta rally - Rappler;

IN PHOTOS: Signs of the times at Luneta rally - Rappler

RapplerIN PHOTOS: Signs of the times at Luneta rallyRapplerGRAND RALLY. Thousands of protesters gather at the Luneta on Friday, November 25, to voice their opposition against the burial of former president Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler. MANILA, Philippines ...and more »

Duterte's nod to Marcos burial 'painful for Mindanaoans' - Rappler;

Duterte's nod to Marcos burial 'painful for Mindanaoans' - Rappler

RapplerDuterte's nod to Marcos burial 'painful for Mindanaoans'RapplerDIVISIVE ISSUE. Ateneo assistant professor Lisandro Claudio says the divisive Marcos burial case is painful for Mindanaoans, because many martial law atrocities were committed in Mindanao. Photo by Katerina Francisco/Rappler. MANILA, Philippines ...and more »

IN PHOTOS | Dabawenyos join nationwide #BlackFriday Protest - Davao Today;

IN PHOTOS | Dabawenyos join nationwide #BlackFriday Protest - Davao Today

Davao TodayIN PHOTOS | Dabawenyos join nationwide #BlackFriday ProtestDavao TodayDAVAO CITY, Philippines – Hundreds of Dabawenyos occupied the Freedom Park here Friday to express their dismay for allowing former President Ferdinand Marcos to be buried at the Heroes' Cemetery. Students, church workers, teachers, Martial Law ...and more »

Marcos burial a 'blessing in disguise' - Sr. Mary John - Philippine Star;

Marcos burial a 'blessing in disguise' - Sr. Mary John - Philippine Star

Philippine StarMarcos burial a 'blessing in disguise' - Sr. Mary JohnPhilippine StarSr. Mary John Mananzan said the "Black Friday" protest proves that millennials are not indifferent as people think. Terzeus S. Dominguez for Philstar.com. MANILA, Philippines — Sr. Mary John Mananzan, among the Catholic clergy who stood up against the ...and more »

The night Ferdinand Marcos was buried – again - Rappler;

The night Ferdinand Marcos was buried – again - Rappler

RapplerThe night Ferdinand Marcos was buried – againRapplerLIGHT IN THE DARK. Protesters at the Luneta Park on Friday night, November 25. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler. MANILA, Philippines – In a sea of black and amid chants by angry millennials, the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos got a fierce beating again ...and more »

Former Philippines dictator Ferdinand Marcos buried as hero - Newshub;

Former Philippines dictator Ferdinand Marcos buried as hero - Newshub

NewshubFormer Philippines dictator Ferdinand Marcos buried as heroNewshubFilipinos are protesting the secret burial of former dictator Ferdinand Marcos's body at the National Heroes' Cemetery in Manila. He ruled the Philippines for 20 years, plundering the country's wealth and torturing suspected communists, before dying in ...and more »

Ilonggos brave rains to protest Marcos burial - Rappler;

Ilonggos brave rains to protest Marcos burial - Rappler

RapplerIlonggos brave rains to protest Marcos burialRapplerNOT A HERO. Ilonggo activists march to protest the stealthy burial of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos. Photo from Marcos No Hero Movement Panay. ILOILO CITY, Philippines – Hundreds of Ilonggo activists, and youth and sectoral leaders braved heavy ...and more »

Marcos burial triggers naked protest - The Herald;

Marcos burial triggers naked protest - The Herald

The HeraldMarcos burial triggers naked protestThe HeraldMANILA. — Critics of the Ferdinand Marcos regime staged a naked protest yesterday, while others marched through the streets with a mock coffin to denounce the late dictator's burial at the Philippines' cemetery for heroes. Some 3 000 protesters ...and more »

Angry Filipinos march against burial with military honours of Ferdinand Campos - euronews;

Angry Filipinos march against burial with military honours of Ferdinand Campos - euronews

euronewsAngry Filipinos march against burial with military honours of Ferdinand CamposeuronewsAcross the Philippines, thousands of people have protested against the burial with military honours of former president and dictator Ferdinand Marcos, who was laid to rest last week, 27 years after his death. Marcos, who died in Hawaii in 1989, was ...and more »

Is it time to bury Marcos' past in the Philippines? - Aljazeera.com;

Is it time to bury Marcos' past in the Philippines? - Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comIs it time to bury Marcos' past in the Philippines?Aljazeera.com'Day of Rage' protests in the Philippines after former dictator is laid to rest in cemetery for heroes. 25 Nov 2016 20:16 GMT Rodrigo Duterte, Philippines, Asia Pacific · Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social ...and more »

Filipino Protests Erupt Against 'Dead Dictator's Fascist Ways' - teleSUR English;

Filipino Protests Erupt Against 'Dead Dictator's Fascist Ways' - teleSUR English

teleSUR EnglishFilipino Protests Erupt Against 'Dead Dictator's Fascist Ways'teleSUR EnglishIN PICTURES: Social movements throughout the Philippines held huge #BlackFriday protests versus pro-Marcos "historical revisionism and state fascism." Thousands of Filipinos calling for a "Black Friday" of mass mobilizations protested throughout the ...and more »