“I continue to be a human rights activist up to now. This probably shows that terror may initially scare a people but, in the end, the spirit of freedom and democracy cannot be extinguished by repression. ” – Neri Colmenares

“I continue to be a human rights activist up to now. This probably shows that terror may initially scare a people but, in the end, the spirit of freedom and democracy cannot be extinguished by repression. ” – Neri Colmenares

Source: Humans of Pinas “It happened 40 years ago, but some details of my torture still burn in my memory. I was 12 years old when Pres. Marcos imposed martial law, promising to free the people from poverty and eliminate corruption. After 4 years, his promises...