Author Archives: MLC

What the Martial Law Took Away

Liliosa Hilao

When Martial Law was declared on the 21st of September 1972 – no one knew how much this proclamation would affect the lives of the Filipinos and the Philippines for the years to come. Unfortunately, some brave men and women never survived this era of darkness. Martial Law of 1972 curtailed the freedom of people […]

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What Happened to the Marcoses?

Marcos Family

Martial Law was declared several years ago but it was an event that can never be erased in our memories and should never be forgotten. A number of Filipinos perished under the time of Martial Law and denying what happened is tantamount to disregarding the lives lost and sacrifices made. Ferdinand Marcos, the then-president was […]

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The Woman Behind the Man

Imelda Marcos marriage Ferdinand Marcos

Imelda Marcos’ name is not far behind Ferdinand Marcos, the president who implemented the infamous Martial Law of 1972. She is not just known because she is the wife, but she made a name for herself for some controversial reasons as well. With that, let’s go back to the beginnings of Imelda. Before marrying Ferdinand, […]

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The Man Behind Martial Law

Marcos Martial Law

Ferdinand Marcos will be remembered for a lot of reasons. One significant event would be the Martial Law of 1972. It would be remembered in decades to come and would be subject to a lot of controversy. The Martial Law brought about reports on abuse, torture, and human rights violation. In theory, it should have […]

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Remembering Ronald Jan Quimpo

Ronald Jan Quimpo

Some may argue that Ferdinand Marcos’ Martial Law went past them without an after effect or so. But just because nothing happened to you and your circle, is it just right to forget what has transpired? Not everyone was fortunate enough to survive the Martial Law. When too many were afraid to speak out, they […]

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