Memories of a martial law baby

Source: Inquirer.Net By: Ambeth R. Ocampo I come from a lost generation known as the “martial law babies.” I was 4 years old when Ferdinand Marcos became president in 1965, 11 when martial law was declared in 1972, and 24 when the 1986 People Power Revolt drove him to...
“But it was natural for me to own the blame for causing so much grief on my family. They had to move to Manila from Isabela and live almost like refugees.” – Heherson “Sonny” Alvarez

“But it was natural for me to own the blame for causing so much grief on my family. They had to move to Manila from Isabela and live almost like refugees.” – Heherson “Sonny” Alvarez

Source: Humans of Pinas TRIGGER WARNING: The following transcript may include sensitive and graphic details about violence and/or rape. “There were sweeteners for those [in the 1971 Constitutional Convention] who would join the Marcos camp. But resistance to...