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Is the Filipino worth dying for? Netizens weigh in on Ninoy's famous quote

Aug 21, 2019 - 6:13 PM

Do you think that Ninoy Aquino's fight for freedom was in vain, or is the fight not yet over?

Register to vote, Pangilinan urges Filipinos on Ninoy Aquino Day

Aug 21, 2019 - 5:47 PM

More than 3 decades since the assassination of senator Benigno 'Ninoy' Aquino Jr, Senator Francis Pangilinan urges the youth to choose leaders who will fight for democracy

35 YEARS AFTER. Supporters offers flower as they commemorating the 35th death anniversary of former Senator Benigno "Ninoy" Aquino Jr at the tarmac marker of the death of Ninoy Aquino in Ninoy Aquino International Airport, Pasay on 21 August 2019. Photo by Lito Borras/Rappler

Kris Aquino remembers dad Ninoy on 36th death anniversary

Aug 21, 2019 - 11:24 AM

'Dad knew how to make people feel special and important,' Kris says of her late father

Robredo to Filipinos: Honor all freedom fighters on Ninoy Aquino Day

Aug 21, 2019 - 11:18 AM

'Many talk about being willing to die for our country. Ninoy was one of the courageous few who actually did,' says Vice President Leni Robredo

HONORING HEROES. Yellow ribbons are tied at the base of the People Power Monument along EDSA on the commemoration of the 35th death anniversary of the late senator Ninoy Aquino. File photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Duterte: Ninoy Aquino serves as guide for protecting democracy

Aug 21, 2019 - 10:27 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte, whom critics describe as a dictator-in-the-making, calls on Filipinos to protect democratic freedoms and rule of law which Ninoy Aquino fought for

A group of supporters of the late Sen. Benigno Aquino Jr offers flowers at the late senator's statue at Timog Avenue corner Quezon Avenue in Quezon City in comemoration of his 35th death anniversary.

FULL TEXT: Noynoy Aquino's message on Ninoy's 35th death anniversary

Aug 22, 2018 - 10:19 AM

Read former president Benigno Aquino III's speech during the 35th death anniversary of his father, the late senator Ninoy Aquino, who was assassinated in 1983

President Benigno Aquino III leads a Transformation for National transformation Mass at Santo Domingo Church in Quezon City. August 21, 2018. Photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

Imee to Marcos family critics: 'Move on' from Martial Law

Aug 22, 2018 - 7:55 AM

'The conflict between the Marcoses and Aquinos happened a long time ago. We don't need to keep hating people for a very long time,' says Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos

MOVE ON? Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos flashes the V sign made popular by her father and former president Ferdinand Marcos on November 9, 2016, when the Supreme Court allowed a hero's burial for him. File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

What if Ninoy Aquino met Leila de Lima? Noynoy jokes about their chat

Aug 21, 2018 - 10:59 PM

Former president Benigno Aquino III imagines a conversation between his father and Senator Leila de Lima, both of whom were jailed by sitting presidents

ICON. Benigno 'Ninoy' Aquino Jr was regarded as the staunchest opponent of the dictatorship of then-president Ferdinand Marcos. Photo from the Presidential Museum and Library Flickr account

Kris Aquino posts tribute to dad on Ninoy Aquino Day

Aug 21, 2018 - 4:12 PM

The actress honors the 35th anniversary of her father's death

TRIBUTE. Kris shares a photo of her and her father, Ninoy Aquino, on his death anniversary. Screenshot from Instagram.com/krisaquino

Robredo: 'Find courage to claim freedoms Ninoy died for'

Aug 21, 2018 - 3:22 PM

'Ultimately, Filipinos will always find the courage to choose, and fight for, what is right,' says Vice President Leni Robredo, as she ponders on the legacy of former senator Ninoy Aquino on his 35th death anniversary

ICON. Benigno 'Ninoy' Aquino Jr was regarded as the staunchest opponent of the dictatorship of then-president Ferdinand Marcos. Photo from the Presidential Museum and Library Flickr account

Duterte calls on gov't officials, citizens to emulate Ninoy Aquino

Aug 21, 2018 - 7:40 AM

On Ninoy Aquino Day, President Rodrigo Duterte reminds the country of the late senator's courage and 'profound love of country'

PATRIOT, HERO. August 21 is a day when Filipinos are asked to remember the life and death of Ninoy Aquino. File photo from Wikipedia

Aquino on Duterte, Kian delos Santos, Isang | Evening wRap

Aug 21, 2017 - 9:15 PM

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Aquino to Duterte: Reflect on your message about Ninoy

Aug 21, 2017 - 2:50 PM

Kami y nagpapasalamat sa magandang sinabi sa aking ama Siguro pakiusap ko lang baka puwedeng paminsan minsan babasahin po niya ulit ito says former president Benigno Aquino III

Former President Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III and his sisters is joined by supporters during the observance of the 34th death anniversary of Benigno "Ninoy" Aquino at the Manila Memorial Park in Parañaque City on August 21, 2017. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Duterte urges Filipinos to reflect on lessons from Ninoy Aquino

Aug 20, 2017 - 6:05 PM

August 21 2017 marks 34 years since the assassination of former senator Benigno Ninoy Aquino Jr

LOOK BACK: The Aquino assassination

Aug 20, 2016 - 11:45 PM

Rappler revisits the events surrounding the assassination of Benigno 'Ninoy' Aquino Jr

Ninoy Aquino: Who is he to you?

Aug 21, 2015 - 3:58 PM

In commemoration of senator Ninoy Aquino’s death, MovePH ask people on the street how much they know about the national icon

Perfect: long weekend, sunny PH

Aug 17, 2012 - 5:01 PM

PAGASA predicts generally good weather during the 4 day long weekend