During the Japanese occupation, the Philippine Executive Commission was established, with Jorge Vargas as its first chairman
(UPDATED) Akihito has made honoring Japanese and non-Japanese who died in World War II a touchstone of his near 3-decade reign
'This is something we Japanese must never forget and we intend to keep this engraved in our hearts throughout our visit,' the emperor says in his speech
Is it a coincidence that Aquino, the grandson of a despised Filipino collaborator, has become one of the most enthusiastic backers of the aggressive effort to dismantle Japan’s 'Peace Constitution' by the grandson of a Class A war criminal?
A 1950 investigation of a hazing death suggests that rumbles became part of the fraternity routine after World War II. There was general consensus within UP that the violence of the Japanese Occupation and the American Liberation/Destruction of Manila took its toll on UP students.
'Katy! The Musical' evokes her era not only through costumes, music and narrative, but also in its highly mannered delivery
President Aquino suggests the Philippines has moved on from its historic conflict with Japan but 'comfort women' say they have not
I never got to know my grandfather because he was tortured and killed by the Japanese secret police in 1944
He was a messenger for the guerrillas during World War II, and she, a comfort woman