'Remembering the dark past helps our people prevent the same perils from ensnaring our nation once more,' says Vice President Leni Robredo on the 45th anniversary of Martial Law
Here are 7 instances where the number 7 figured in the life (and post-death) of the former president and dictator
On the 45th anniversary of the declaration of martial law, we look back at some of the bright, idealistic youth leaders whose lives were cut short under the Marcos regime
See where marches, rallies, and other protest activities are happening on Thursday, September 21, the 45th anniversary of Marcos' Martial Law declaration
While there are no road closures, the Manila Police District (MPD) Traffic Enforcement Unit expects some roads to be impassable
'It is a time of remembering the past, especially martial law. It is a time of reaffirming our commitment to prevent that past from being repeated,' UP Diliman Chancellor Michael Tan says
'This will be Duterte's baptism of fire,' says Obet de Castro of the Movement Against Tyranny
Malacañang tells protesters to be 'vigilant' of persons who will instigate violence during the rallies to provoke law enforcers
President Rodrigo Duterte says he will be among those expressing grievances against the government on the day he declared as a 'national day of protest'
All activities share the common goals of recalling the 45th anniversary of martial law and condemning dictatorship in all forms
Ahead of the 45th anniversary of the declaration of Martial Law, Malacañang describes it as a time of 'human rights violations, arbitrary state interventions, rampant corruption, and disregard of fundamental civil liberties'
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A memorandum circular suspends government work and classes in public schools nationwide on the 45th anniversary of martial law, a day when rallies are expected to be held
Artists and activists burn a Game of Thrones-inspired effigy of President Rodrigo Duterte in a protest rally against extrajudicial killings and Martial Law
‘As a community, we are not blind to the lessons of our history,’ the university says in a statement
Manlaban para sa Karapatan is only one of the groups taking part in mass protests to be staged on Thursday, September 21, for the 45th anniversary of the declaration of martial law
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Bookmark and refresh this page for a list of private schools where classes have been suspended for Thursday, September 21
'We're confident that the protesters will police themselves. We appeal to them not to commit crime,' says PNP spokesperson Dionardo Carlos
Several activities are lined up all week to recall the signing of Proclamation 1081 on September 21, 1972
On the 45th anniversary of martial law and some 30 years after his death, Jose Diokno lives on, his ideals and his dreams, and his deeply held belief that it is worth building 'a nation for our children'
(UPDATED) Political rallies are also expected to be massive, prompting President Rodrigo Duterte to suspend government work and classes in Metro Manila
Moody's also cited "continued uncertainties" over Duterte's proposed comprehensive tax reform law that Congress had yet to pass
If there could be one lesson from anti-Marcos writings, it should be respect, and teachers should strive to put this lesson forward
Duterte is presently carrying out a mind conditioning campaign to justify his plan to impose martial law He employs his horde of paid trolls to flood social media with Duterte adulation and to villify the Left and political opposition says the Communist Party of the Philippines
Ferdinand Marcos had some great ideas Where did he falter?
Legislators from the House point out that President Rodrigo Duterte s proclamation counters Philippine law which recognizes the atrocities during the dictatorship of Ferdinand Marcos
Protesters go to the Libingan ng mga Bayani as the family of Ferdinand Marcos celebrates the centenary of the birth of the deposed dictator
September 11 is the 100th birth anniversary of the late President Ferdinand Marcos
The solicitor general of Ferdinand Marcos fails to mention the extent of the dictator s influence over the judiciary
The protest comes after the killing of 19 year old Grade 6 student Obillao Bay ao in Talaingod Davao del Norte
The deaths of the 5 brothers and Abdullah Maute leave Omar as the only Maute brother fighting in Marawi says the Philippine military
This is more than just the money It s about justice and accountability for the crimes against the people during Martial Law says Ifugao Representative Teddy Baguilat
Mahirap magpatawad sa isang tao na di naman inaamin yung kasalanan says Vice President Leni Robredo on the government possibly granting immunity to the Marcos family if they return ill gotten wealth
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The poll body cites threats to the safety of voters in Mindanao which President Rodrigo Duterte placed under martial law due to clashes in Marawi City
Pagsambang Bayan which originally ran in 1977 is revived into a musical to educate today s youth about Martial Law
Asked if the President s claims that they would be returning their wealth was true Governor Imee Marcos says: Pag usapan na lang ng ating mga abugado
After earlier asking the military to wait it out President Rodrigo Duterte now says they have the option to bomb the remaining hideouts of terrorists even if these also hold hostages
Once upon a time the Iron Butterfly admitted to a long time political foe that she wanted to return 7 000 tons of gold to the Philippines
A conflict monitoring group launches a set of guidelines that seeks to end discrimination on the basis of ethnic and religious belief
Movement Against Tyranny MAT leaders urge the public to speak out and act against extrajudicial killings and other acts of tyranny under the Duterte administration
The play is PETA s effort to start a conversation on Martial Law
This week s selection of photo highlights here and around the world
UPDATED President Rodrigo Duterte makes his 3rd visit to Marawi City after troops regained a key terrorist stronghold – one of the mosques inside the battle zone
More than 1 000 protesters march to the People Power Monument along EDSA despite the rain Monday evening
They are intercepted at a checkpoint in Barangay Lasang Bunawan District – one of several checkpoints set up in Mindanao following the declaration of martial law
Government troops will remain stationed near the campus to provide security