‘Marcos victims should never be forgotten’

‘Marcos victims should never be forgotten’

Source:  GMANetwork.com The late dictator Ferdinand Marcos’ surprise burial at Manila’s heroes’ cemetery was greeted with widespread street protests Friday by outraged students, martial law victims and politicians who likened the former president’s family to a “thief...
Marcos’ Martial Law: What happened to one torture victim

Marcos’ Martial Law: What happened to one torture victim

Source:  News.ABS-CBN.com Everything happened 42 years ago, but the horrors he went through are still vivid in the memory of Boni Ilagan, a human rights victim during Martial Law. Ka Boni, as he is called by his peers, was a student at the University of the...
44 Years After Martial Law

44 Years After Martial Law

Source:  PhilStar.com Having served a strongman dictator, the late president Ferdinand Marcos, former Senators Juan Ponce Enrile and Francisco Tatad do not see incumbent President Rodrigo Duterte doing another martial law rule in the country. Enrile and Tatad were...
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 during...