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IN PHOTOS: The ‘real heroes’ at the Bantayog ng mga Bayani

Dec 01, 2016 - 9:00 AM

On the birth anniversary of Katipunan founder Andres Bonifacio and on the same day anti Marcos protests are conducted 19 men and women are given honors for standing up against Ferdinand Marcos dictatorship

'REAL HEROES.' Former Senator Wigberto Tanada unveils the wall of remembrance dedicated to 19 heroes who fought the abuses during Martial Law. All photos by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Kin of Martial Law heroes: ‘It feels like a homecoming’

Nov 30, 2016 - 10:24 PM

They are the real heroes not Ferdinand Marcos: the names of 19 new patriots who opposed Martial Law are added to the wall of remembrance at the Bantayog ng mga Bayani

'REAL HEROES.' Relatives of victims of Martial Law light candles at the Bantayog ng mga Baynani Wall of Remembrance to honor the heroism of their fallen kin. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

'Buti pa si Marcos may bangkay,' says sister of missing martial law victim

Aug 09, 2016 - 6:15 PM

Marcos [burial] will not bring healing It will even cause more pain for us adds Susan Quimpo whose brother was killed during martial law

NEVER AGAIN. A coalition of groups opposing the burial of the late President Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani said his burial will insult the sacrifices made by the victims of the Martial Law. Photo by Patty Pasion/Rappler

Groups mull asking SC to stop Marcos hero's burial

Aug 09, 2016 - 1:57 PM

The other option is to persuade President Duterte to change his mind

SC INTERVENTION? Representative Edcel Lagman (middle) says the coalition against President Ferdinand Marcos' hero's burial is eyeing to seek an injunction from the Supreme Court. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

'Bongbong Marcos knows what to apologize for'

Sep 20, 2015 - 11:01 AM

The Bantayog ng mga Bayani Foundation responds to Senator Marcos controversial What am I to apologize for? statement on his father s presidency

CONTROVERSIAL STATEMENT. Senator Ferdinand 'Bongbong' Marcos issued a controversial statement asking what he is to apologize for over his father's presidency during martial law. Photo courtesy: