Body blows, electric shock, bottle taps

Body blows, electric shock, bottle taps

Source: Inquirer.net By: Roberto S. Verzola (Editor’s Note: Below is an abridged version of the author’s story, “Lest We Forget,” which first appeared in a recent best-selling book on martial law, “Not On Our Watch.” After his martial law ordeal, Roberto S. Verzola...
What Else Did Ferdinand Marcos Do in 1972?

What Else Did Ferdinand Marcos Do in 1972?

Source: Esquiremag.ph By: Angelica Gutierrez The good, the bad, and the ugly. Everyone knows 1972 as the year President Ferdinand Marcos declared martial law over the land. But he was a busy guy, and while his legacy will forever be tainted by the bloody era that...
Martial Law: What You Can Do To Remember It Today

Martial Law: What You Can Do To Remember It Today

Source: Esquiremag.ph By: Mario Alvaro Limos In a pushback against perceived memory loss and historical revisionism, several institutions are reminding us of the truths about Martial Law. Forty-five years ago, the Philippines was put under martial law by Ferdinand...