Tag Archives: Martial Law

Recollections and Reflections of the Marcos Years

or The Struggle between two romantic narratives It is the time of the year in the Philippines that people remember Marcos, Martial Law and Memorials. If you go around Metro Manila there are at least five memorials: Bantayog ng mga … Continue reading

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Martial Law: Now and Then

My first memory of the 1972 Martial Law was a tv set that only displayed cartoons and on the radio only static noise was heard. Other memories include Ferdinand Marcos (FM) appearing on all four television stations. Then there were … Continue reading

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Ang Kuwento ng Dalawang Talumpati

Ito yung dalawang speeches o talumpati ginawa ni Pangulong Du30 sa Davao noong nakaraan na linggo. Ang una binigay ng Pangulo sa launch ng ASEANn Chairmanship ng Pilipinas (coincidentally ang 2017 ay 50th anniversary na ng ASEAN) at ang pangalawa … Continue reading

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