EDSA 31st anniversary - updates

Rappler's latest stories on EDSA 31st anniversary

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The morning after: Duterte supporters continue to pack Luneta

Feb 26, 2017 - 10:09 AM

The police say about 2 000 stayed the night after their show of force on Saturday February 25 and more arrived Sunday morning February 26

Despite 'silent' celebration, thousands relive spirit of EDSA

Feb 26, 2017 - 1:09 AM

Organizers of the rally say 6 000 participated in the Power of We protest set on the 31st anniversary of the EDSA People Power Revolution

POWER OF WE. Thousands of protesters gather at the People Power Monument to commemorate the 31st anniversary of the EDSA People Power Revolution

IN PHOTOS: Thousands gather at Luneta to support Duterte

Feb 25, 2017 - 7:34 PM

UPDATED It is a show of force to support President Rodrigo Duterte It also coincides with the 31st anniversary of the EDSA People Power Revolution

Aquino on EDSA 31: 'Hindi pa tapos ang laban'

Feb 25, 2017 - 6:09 PM

Former president Benigno Aquino III leads other Liberal Party members who join the rally to remember the 31st anniversary of the EDSA People Power revolt

EDSA 31. Former president Benigno Aquino III joins a rally on February 25, 2017, to mark the 31st anniversary of the EDSA People Power Revolution of 1986. Photo by Patty Pasion/Rappler

Robredo to Duterte: 'Mr President, we call you to task'

Feb 24, 2017 - 8:07 PM

Be the leader you promised to be and stop the lies that are distorting the truth in our society today says the Vice President in her strongest speech yet on the current state of affairs

HOPE. Vice President Leni Robredo delivers the message of hope for the 31st anniversary of the EDSA People Power Revolution. Photo from the Office of the Vice President

WATCH: The relevance of the 1986 EDSA People Power today

Feb 24, 2017 - 12:29 PM

Watch the discussion live on Rappler

Duterte on EDSA anniversary: No group has monopoly of patriotism

Feb 24, 2017 - 12:14 PM

Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea delivers the message of President Rodrigo Duterte who skipped the EDSA commemorative event

EDSA CELEBRATION. Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea (3rd,L) at the Camp Aguinaldo EDSA event with former president Fidel Ramos, former senator Juan Ponce Enrile, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, and Presidential Adviser Joey Concepcion. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

FULL TEXT: Archbishop Villegas' open letter to Cardinal Sin on EDSA

Feb 24, 2017 - 10:20 AM

4 days of bloodless revolution Wow Now 8 months of relentless killings of the poor in the name of change It is a nightmare Your Eminence It is a shame

MENTOR AND AIDE. The late Manila Archbishop Jaime Cardinal Sin (right) served as the mentor of then Father Socrates Villegas (left), now archbishop of Lingayen-Dagupan and president of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines. File photo from CBCP

Schedule: EDSA 31st anniversary rallies

Feb 23, 2017 - 4:30 PM

Aside from marking the 31st anniversary of the uprising that toppled dictator Ferdinand Marcos some protesters plan to speak out against extrajudicial killings and other abuses

PEOPLE POWER MONUMENT. Protesters of former President Ferdinand Marcos' burial at the Libingan ng mga Bayani gather at the People Power monument on November 18, 2016 . Rappler file photo

Robredo hopes for united EDSA anniversary celebration

Feb 22, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Aside from the government hosted event in Camp Aguinaldo there will also be protests organized by anti Marcos groups

UNITED. Vice President Leni Robredo hopes there would be one united event to commemorate the 31st anniversary of the EDSA People Power Revolution. Photo from the Office of the Vice President

Duterte to skip EDSA anniversary event in Camp Aguinaldo

Feb 22, 2017 - 5:56 PM

It is not yet clear if President Rodrigo Duterte will attend any event related to the 31st EDSA People Power Revolution anniversary

NOT ATTENDING. President Rodrigo Duterte is not scheduled to attend the Camp Aguinaldo event commemorating the EDSA People Power Revolution. Photo by Ace Morandante/Presidential Photo

Duterte supporters to hold rallies on EDSA anniversary

Feb 22, 2017 - 1:50 PM

The rallies are meant to prove that support for President Rodrigo Duterte is not waning despite criticism against his war on drugs and the revival of his links to murders in Davao City

DEFENDING THE PRESIDENT. Duterte supporters hold a press conference to announce plans for gatherings on February 25 to 26. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Anti-Marcos group: Quiet EDSA anniversary rites part of revisionism

Feb 22, 2017 - 12:45 PM

The BlockMarcos Movement accuses the Duterte administration of downplaying the struggles of those who fought the dictatorship of Ferdinand Marcos

Anti-Marcos protesters gather at the People Power Monument on February 22 to start a series of protests in commemoration of the 31st anniversary of the EDSA uprising. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Robredo: EDSA anniversary deserves more than a quiet celebration

Feb 21, 2017 - 11:45 AM

I believe that the truth of our past will ensure clarity of direction in our future says Vice President Leni Robredo

DIGNIFIED. Vice President Leni Robredo said it is no time to move on from the celebration of the EDSA People Power Revolution. File photo by Darren Langit/Rappler