Women victims tell SC of Martial Law torture

Women victims tell SC of Martial Law torture

Source:  Rappler.com Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno puts the spotlight on the Human Rights Victims Reparations Act during the oral arguments on a hero’s burial for dictator Ferdinand Marcos.   MANILA, Philippines – Victims of horrifying acts of torture...
Worse than death: Torture methods during Martial Law

Worse than death: Torture methods during Martial Law

Source:  Rappler.com During the Marcos regime, San Juanico Bridge did not just refer to the longest bridge in the country. It had a far more sinister meaning. (WARNING: The following illustrations may be graphic to some readers. Kindly view at your own discretion.)...
Liliosa Hilao: First Martial Law detainee killed

Liliosa Hilao: First Martial Law detainee killed

Source:  Inquirer.net Liliosa Hilao, who died at the age of 23, was the first reported case of a student activist who died in detention during martial law. Her asthma may have prevented Lilli—as friends called her—from joining rallies but she found other ways to...