Consequences of Martial Law

Consequences of Martial Law

Source: Philstar.com By: Ruben Almendras The longest Martial law in the Philippines was declared 47 years ago in Sept. 21, 1972 and it lasted for 14 years. It is annually commemorated and recollected to remind people of those years in the hope that it will never...
Martial law in Philippine history

Martial law in Philippine history

Source: News.mb.com.ph By: Roni Santiago Beyond the common perception that martial law began on September 21, 1972 – 47 years ago today — when President Ferdinand Marcos suspended the Constitution, closed down Congress, arrested opposition leaders like Sen. Benigno...