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Never Again, Never Forget

This was written a few months back for our Feature Writing class in celebration of EDSA Revolution I. It features an astonishing painting by the great, painter-activist Randalf Dilla (see image below). 486 more words

Change is Coming

Lots of things happening, mostly under the surface.  A little update on the last thing I posted — the Yellow Army’s lies did not succeed and Duterte won as President.   305 more words

A recycled U.S. colony?

Is the Philippines today turning into an American colony once again?  What prompts that question has to do with two main issues. One is the fact that the Philippine government has offered the Americans the use of five strategic sites to guard against China’s further encroachments, possibly also to keep a peripheral eye out for Islamic terrorism. 708 more words

My Part in the EDSA Revolution 1986

Two nuns were kneeling down in front of a soldier. One nun was holding her rosary tightly, urging the soldier not to shoot them or just reciting her prayers loudly. 132 more words

Writing Prompt

Patas sa sarili

ni Rio Ejercito Monge

Kung kayat sumilip sa walang bara sa mata na kalangitan
Matingkad na asul na kakambal ng dilim
Nakalatag ang mga bituin… 34 more words

Mga Tula

Pag-alala sa gampanin ng Radio Veritas transmitter sa Malolos sa EDSA Uno

MALOLOS—Nag-alay ng kandila ang mga mamamahayag ng Bulacan noong Lunes, Pebrero 22, upang alalahanin ang naging kontribusyon ng Radio Veritas sa EDSA Revolution o EDSA People Power tatlumpung taon na ang nakalilipas. 826 more words



“A Revolution from the Center”
Marcos Martial Law Propaganda

This Week with David Brinkley covering
the 1986 Philippine People Power Revolution
with Jim Laurie reporting from Manila…
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