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New Zimbabwe
ZRP fire teargas on Mega Fridayanti-Mugabe slogans from a distance. "We are not going anywhere and demonstrat
ZRP fire teargas on Mega Friday
New Zimbabwe / Posted 2 hours ago
anti-Mugabe slogans from a distance. "We are not going anywhere and demonstrating is the only solution left to force the dictator out of office," said Tapfuma Make, an unemployed 24-year-old from Chitungwiza town, south of the capital... Read more
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International Business Times
Syria chemical weapons: Bashar al-Assad has once again crossed Barack Obama's red lineso that he was always necessary – eternally disarming and never quite disarmed
Syria chemical weapons: Bashar al-Assad has once again crossed Barack Obama's red line
International Business Times / Posted 19 hours ago
so that he was always necessary – eternally disarming and never quite disarmed – any transition in Syria overseen by the dictator will be one in which Assad is always going and never actually gone. Kyle W Orton is associate fellow at the... Read more
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dna
Kim going too far? North Korean athletes may be banished to coal mines for not achieving medal target in Rio 2016tremendous pressure to deliver and in the end that may have affected their perf
Kim going too far? North Korean athletes may be banished to coal mines for not achieving medal target in Rio 2016
dna / Posted 22 hours ago
tremendous pressure to deliver and in the end that may have affected their performance. The players who have disappointed the dictator may be punished by being moved to poor quality houses, provided lesser rations and may even be sent to the coal... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.compeople who oppose the (Marcos) burial at the Libingan ng mga Bayani should not
NegrosChronicle.com
Negros Chronicle / Posted yesterday
people who oppose the (Marcos) burial at the Libingan ng mga Bayani should not use structures and facilities built during the dictatorship. Following that logic, people who hate Aquino should not travel via TIPLEX and should not use the connecting... Read more
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Daily Star
North Korea's bizarre zoo revealed: Crazy Kim cages DOGS as main attractionafter other world leaders showered the country with more exotic creatures, incl
North Korea's bizarre zoo revealed: Crazy Kim cages DOGS as main attraction
Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
after other world leaders showered the country with more exotic creatures, including a number of elephants. GETTYDOG MEAT: The dictator recently advised his population to eat dogs for 'stamina'Related Articles Foreign spooks using Freedom of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Joma Sison: ‘Non-heroes’ were also buried at ‘Libingan’a lot of non-heroes—most likely you’re going to have the wax there in a big mau
Joma Sison: ‘Non-heroes’ were also buried at ‘Libingan’
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
a lot of non-heroes—most likely you’re going to have the wax there in a big mausoleum to be built to make a monument for the dictator,” he added. Sison also called the Marcos regime as “the most brutal form of oppressive government.” Based on... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Wenger has lost it, Moyes out of his depthgiven up on Mustafa because those nasty people at Valencia wouldn’t lower the p
Wenger has lost it, Moyes out of his depth
TEAMTalk / Posted 2 days ago
given up on Mustafa because those nasty people at Valencia wouldn’t lower the price. How dare they!! Don’t they know when the Dictator calls you are not allowed to set your own price. Even Johnny Evans is now worth £25million because Wenger is... Read more
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Rappler
Marcos hero's burial? First Quarter Storm survivors say nohard time during those times won’t be able to move on and be more insulted and
Marcos hero's burial? First Quarter Storm survivors say no
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
hard time during those times won’t be able to move on and be more insulted and hurt.) “[We] strongly oppose the burial of the dictator President Fredinand Marcos in the Libingan ng mga Bayani. It is a grave injustice and insult to our living... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Philippine court puts hero’s burial plan for dictator Marcos on holdresolution opposing a hero’s burial for Marcos, who was overthrown in 1986 and
Philippine court puts hero’s burial plan for dictator Marcos on hold
Asian Correspondent / Posted 3 days ago
resolution opposing a hero’s burial for Marcos, who was overthrown in 1986 and died in U.S. exile three years later. The dictator had headed a regime that became infamous for corruption and brutality, as well as extreme luxury on his and his... Read more
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walesonline
Half a decade on, Libya is on fireblame for today’s mayhem. It was half a decade ago today that Gaddafi’s Bab al
Half a decade on, Libya is on fire
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
blame for today’s mayhem. It was half a decade ago today that Gaddafi’s Bab al-Azizia complex was stormed by rebel forces. The dictator fled the capital and in September Mr Cameron and then-French President Nicolas Sarkozy arrived in Libya with a... Read more
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The Washington Times
Rodrigo Duterte plan for Ferdinand Marcos honor burial sparks backlash in Philippinesmove, even if he is a former president,” Mr. Palatino said. “The aim of the Mar
Rodrigo Duterte plan for Ferdinand Marcos honor burial sparks backlash in Philippines
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
move, even if he is a former president,” Mr. Palatino said. “The aim of the Marcoses is to rehabilitate the image of the dictator — an atrocious historical revisionism.” The burial was expected to take place next month if the court action... Read more
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Sun Star
Valle: Happiness is passing the torchhas no link to our bitter and better past. That is why I am grateful for the m
Valle: Happiness is passing the torch
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
has no link to our bitter and better past. That is why I am grateful for the many advocates against attempts at glorifying the dictator by burying him in the Libingan ng mga Bayani (even I personally do not believe that all of those buried there... Read more
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Daily Star
'End of the world is nigh' North Korea teaches CHILDREN to prepare for all-out nuclear warUS nature as man-killers has become all the more undisguised with the passage o
'End of the world is nigh' North Korea teaches CHILDREN to prepare for all-out nuclear war
Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
US nature as man-killers has become all the more undisguised with the passage of time,” he wrote. GETTYMADMAN: The dictator has resumed production on nuclear materials “As leopard never changes its spots, the brutal nature of the US... Read more
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Philly.com
Kerry still has cards to play on Iran-Russia tiesas the Iran nuclear deal was concluded last July, the Russians and Iranians beg
Kerry still has cards to play on Iran-Russia ties
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
as the Iran nuclear deal was concluded last July, the Russians and Iranians began plotting a surge for Syria on behalf of the dictator Bashar al-Assad. As Kerry made plans for talks in Geneva, the Russians set up air bases in Syria. Once their... Read more
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Minda News
STATEMENT: Ferdinand E. Marcos and the Lumad and Moro of Mindanaofrom which they originate. On the 31st celebration of Kadayawan, one way to ho
STATEMENT: Ferdinand E. Marcos and the Lumad and Moro of Mindanao
Minda News / Posted 5 days ago
from which they originate. On the 31st celebration of Kadayawan, one way to honor the 11 tribes of Davao is to ensure that the dictator who facilitated encroachments into their ancestral domains, terrorized their communities, coopted their leaders,... Read more
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Daily Star
North Korea calls defector ‘human scum’ and ‘child rapist’level of loyalty and even tiny bits of conscience and morality that are require
North Korea calls defector ‘human scum’ and ‘child rapist’
Daily Star / Posted 5 days ago
level of loyalty and even tiny bits of conscience and morality that are required for human beings.” The mouthpiece for the dictator also accused Britain of “handing over the fugitives without passports to the South Korean puppets and neglecting... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Ninoy Aquino: Hero and martyrof whom never knew Ninoy – why they came to the wake, Some said they were asham
Ninoy Aquino: Hero and martyr
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
of whom never knew Ninoy – why they came to the wake, Some said they were ashamed of themselves for being so fearful of the dictator, and they were sorry they had not found the courage to stand up and be counted earlier. They felt that if they... Read more
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Rappler
Jesuit groups: Hero's burial for Marcos 'buries human dignity'Ateneo de Manila University, issued a statement rejecting a hero's burial for t
Jesuit groups: Hero's burial for Marcos 'buries human dignity'
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
Ateneo de Manila University, issued a statement rejecting a hero's burial for the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos. "Burying the dictator in the Libingan ng mga Bayani (Heroes' Cemetery) buries human dignity by legitimizing the massive violations of... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Five facts on new Palace signing Bentekeof Congo. His father Jean-Pierre was an army officer but in 1993 decided to qui
Five facts on new Palace signing Benteke
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
of Congo. His father Jean-Pierre was an army officer but in 1993 decided to quit the country, which was still ruled by the dictator Mobutu Sese Seko, with his family and establish themselves in their former colonial power Belgium. Benteke... Read more
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Rappler
FPJ's family not interested in moving him to Libingan ng mga Bayaniciting agreements between the government and the Marcos family after Martial La
FPJ's family not interested in moving him to Libingan ng mga Bayani
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
citing agreements between the government and the Marcos family after Martial Law, or saying that they do not consider the dictator a hero. National artists are eligible for interment at the Libingan ng mga Bayani for their contributions to... Read more
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Rappler
No to hero's burial: Negrenses cite sugar plunder, killings, famineus oppose this shameful dishonor to Filipino dignity. We call on President Dute
No to hero's burial: Negrenses cite sugar plunder, killings, famine
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
us oppose this shameful dishonor to Filipino dignity. We call on President Duterte to rescind his earlier decision to bury the dictator Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani," the group said. "It will essentially extinguish the very cause that our... Read more
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Rappler
Marcos' World War II 'medals' explainedof the Purple Heart, which he claimed as early as 1945." Yet these claims seem
Marcos' World War II 'medals' explained
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
of the Purple Heart, which he claimed as early as 1945." Yet these claims seem to persist, notably among supporters of the dictator. What are these medals? All 3 medals are conferred by the United States for heroic, outstanding, and... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Legal issues on Marcos burialdecision to allow the burial of the deposed President Marcos at the LNMB. Clear
Legal issues on Marcos burial
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
decision to allow the burial of the deposed President Marcos at the LNMB. Clearly, these petitioners, having suffered from the dictatorship, have standing and cause of action to file this case. The public respondents are Rear Adm. Ernesto... Read more
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The Morning Call
Here's what Kerry should do to divide Iran and Russiaas the Iran nuclear deal was concluded last July, the Russians and Iranians beg
Here's what Kerry should do to divide Iran and Russia
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
as the Iran nuclear deal was concluded last July, the Russians and Iranians began plotting a surge for Syria on behalf of the dictator, Bashar al-Assad. As Kerry made plans for talks in Geneva, the Russians set up air bases in Syria. Once their... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Martial law victims file third petition vs Marcos burialng mga Bayani, and RA 10368 or the Human Rights Victims Reparation and Recognit
Martial law victims file third petition vs Marcos burial
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
ng mga Bayani, and RA 10368 or the Human Rights Victims Reparation and Recognition Act. CAMB’s petition cited that burying the dictator at the heroes’ cemetery might create a constitutional argument because the 1987 Constitution was characterized... Read more
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express
'All hail North Korea' Olympic fans left gob-smacked as 'Kim Jong-un' appears in RioKorea leader Kim Jong-Un gets new ‘top post’ All the athletes have been under
'All hail North Korea' Olympic fans left gob-smacked as 'Kim Jong-un' appears in Rio
express / Posted 6 days ago
Korea leader Kim Jong-Un gets new ‘top post’ All the athletes have been under strict surveillance by officials from the dictator state on strict orders from the North Korea's government. It is feared the athletes returning to the tyrant's... Read more
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Daily Star
SPOTTED: 'Kim Jong-un' beams and waves North Korea flag at Rio Olympic gamestold the Daily Star Online some people actually believe he is Kim but most "get
SPOTTED: 'Kim Jong-un' beams and waves North Korea flag at Rio Olympic games
Daily Star / Posted 7 days ago
told the Daily Star Online some people actually believe he is Kim but most "get the joke" since he started potraying the dictator in April 2013. GETTYREAL DEAL: The actual Kim is a little bigger than his lookealike The real-Kim would... Read more
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Roll Call
We're Underestimating the Donald Trump DebacleIf Donald Trump were the dictator of a banana republic trying to hold onto powe
We're Underestimating the Donald Trump Debacle
Roll Call / Posted 7 days ago
If Donald Trump were the dictator of a banana republic trying to hold onto power against the will of his people, this is the moment when his tanks would start rolling on his cities. Or, given his particular demolition fetish, when the nukes would... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The PDP and the Futility of Compromiseand liberty to confront this government the better. If you want democracy and
The PDP and the Futility of Compromise
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
and liberty to confront this government the better. If you want democracy and freedom you must be prepared to confront the dictator and fight for it. Where there is no justice, there can be no peace. Where there is no freedom, there can be no... Read more
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The Age
Pakistan's leader has created problems his Western allies can no longer ignore— then prime minister Nawaz Sharif of the Pakistan Muslim League and Bhutto, wh
Pakistan's leader has created problems his Western allies can no longer ignore
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
— then prime minister Nawaz Sharif of the Pakistan Muslim League and Bhutto, who leads the Pakistan People's Party — the dictator created a vacuum in opposition that only Islamist movements were sufficiently organised to fill. So it was that... Read more
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Inquirier.net
LA Filipino WWII vets group opposes Marcos burial at LibinganBenigno Aquino Jr. “Duterte is a Marcos loyalist. He is not healing the nation
LA Filipino WWII vets group opposes Marcos burial at Libingan
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
Benigno Aquino Jr. “Duterte is a Marcos loyalist. He is not healing the nation, he is dividing the nation by siding with the dictator. We will never accept that Marcos was a hero,” Garcia said. Those who concur with Pres. Duterte argue that it... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Executions bring back memories of martial law abuses—Atienzaon the streets of the metropolis has the same feel of the atrocities and human
Executions bring back memories of martial law abuses—Atienza
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
on the streets of the metropolis has the same feel of the atrocities and human rights violations during the regime of the dictator Ferdinand Marcos when he imposed martial law, the pro-life lawmaker said during the press conference of the... Read more
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dna
How Arvind Kejriwal became the quintessential modern-day Indian politicianwith this one-lord approach is that if Arvind Kejriwal fails, then so does the
How Arvind Kejriwal became the quintessential modern-day Indian politician
dna / Posted 9 days ago
with this one-lord approach is that if Arvind Kejriwal fails, then so does the party. Other major challenges include the dictator tag Kejriwal has earned from his detractors, where anyone who seems to disagree with him is shown the door. BJP... Read more
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The Manila Times
SC sets oral arguments on Marcos burial caseMarcos in the Libingan ng mga Bayani. “That decision will have a big impact in
SC sets oral arguments on Marcos burial case
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
Marcos in the Libingan ng mga Bayani. “That decision will have a big impact in the sense that those who fought against the dictatorship…their efforts will go to waste,” Robredo told reporters. “Of course, his decision will have an effect [on... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Can Leni sway Rody on FM burial?the burial of the late strongman in Ilocos Norte. Ramos imposed three conditio
Can Leni sway Rody on FM burial?
Pilipino Star / Posted 9 days ago
the burial of the late strongman in Ilocos Norte. Ramos imposed three conditions for the return of his cousin’s remains: the dictator would be given honors due a junior officer, he would be buried immediately and the burial would be in his home... Read more
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Rappler
Ilocano National Living Treasure creates Marcos' death shroudLibingan ng mga Bayani (Heroes' Cemetery) was a controversial campaign promise
Ilocano National Living Treasure creates Marcos' death shroud
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
Libingan ng mga Bayani (Heroes' Cemetery) was a controversial campaign promise by President Rodrigo Duterte. He said that the dictator, who imposed martial law on the Philippines, deserves a hero's burial because he is a soldier and a former... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Minority lawmakers seek TRO stopping Marcos burial in heroes’ cemeterysaid the “legitimate” minority bloc joined the calls to seek an injunction from
Minority lawmakers seek TRO stopping Marcos burial in heroes’ cemetery
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
said the “legitimate” minority bloc joined the calls to seek an injunction from the Supreme Court to stop the burial of the dictator Ferdinand Marcos in heroes’ cemetery. In a press briefing, Lagman said the minority lawmakers led by Ifugao... Read more
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Fortune
5 Things You Need to Know About Paul Manafortthe Reagan and Bush Administrations, money that never brought victory. In the
5 Things You Need to Know About Paul Manafort
Fortune / Posted 10 days ago
the Reagan and Bush Administrations, money that never brought victory. In the mid-1980s, the regime of Ferdinand Marcos, the dictator of the Philippines, paid BMSK $950,000 a year to lobby for funding, as well as polish his blackened reputation... Read more
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Op-Ed News
A World At Warmilitary weakness and imperial overreach, he did what he thought necessary to s
A World At War
Op-Ed News / Posted 10 days ago
military weakness and imperial overreach, he did what he thought necessary to satisfy Hitler. Surely, the thinking went, the dictator would now see reason. But Hitler was playing by his own set of rules, which meant he had contempt for the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
De Lima plans to join anti-Marcos groups in SCand Recognition Act of 2013, could be cited as a justification. “That can be u
De Lima plans to join anti-Marcos groups in SC
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
and Recognition Act of 2013, could be cited as a justification. “That can be used by analogy. That is a recognition of the dictator’s sins. That is why there’s relief, which is monetary compensation,” she said. The Armed Forces of the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Botha & friends: appreciative full housethe plot of Giuditta is that it upset Mussolini because the soldier hero Octavi
Botha & friends: appreciative full house
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
the plot of Giuditta is that it upset Mussolini because the soldier hero Octavio leaves the army to become a pianist. To the dictator it was unthinkable that in Fascist Italy in 1934 an Italian officer would desert for a woman! A special word... Read more
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Pilipino Star
On the Marcos burial issueMga Bayani. Thousands upon thousands of rallyists expressed their vehement opp
On the Marcos burial issue
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
Mga Bayani. Thousands upon thousands of rallyists expressed their vehement opposition to the president’s decision to have the dictator buried in Taguig by marching in the rain; not only were they yellow-colored elites, as described by the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
De Lima mulls asking SC’s help to stop Marcos hero’s burialAct No. 10368 which provides reparations for martial law victims, can be used a
De Lima mulls asking SC’s help to stop Marcos hero’s burial
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
Act No. 10368 which provides reparations for martial law victims, can be used analogously and as proof of the “sins of the dictator.” On the argument that it is the President’s discretion to grant Marcos a hero’s burial, De Lima said that the... Read more
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Daily Star
Secret spy dossier reveals Hitler’s sex life – he was GAY2 US intelligence agency drew upon reports harvested from informers who knew Ad
Secret spy dossier reveals Hitler’s sex life – he was GAY
Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
2 US intelligence agency drew upon reports harvested from informers who knew Adolf’s tastes in bed and lay bare evidence the dictator loved lads. GETTY SURPRISING: Many of Hitler's pals were homosexual and he loved inspecting fit, young... Read more
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Anfield Index
Leandro Paredes – The Midfielder Liverpool Lack?his game which would make him an attractive proposition is just how well he see
Leandro Paredes – The Midfielder Liverpool Lack?
Anfield Index / Posted 11 days ago
his game which would make him an attractive proposition is just how well he seems to cope when playing out of a press. As the dictator of play for Empoli teams often targeted him as they looked to stop them playing out from the back. Teams would... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Why Marcos hero burial plan is sparking proteststhe Philippines rallied in stormy weather to protest after the country's Presid
Why Marcos hero burial plan is sparking protests
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
the Philippines rallied in stormy weather to protest after the country's President, Rodrigo Duterte, approved the burial of the dictator Ferdinand Marcos in a heroes' cemetery. Police said about 1500 protesters carrying a large streamer that read... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Reds assail Duterte on Marcos burial planCommunist Party of the Philippines (CPP) has assailed President Duterte for his
Reds assail Duterte on Marcos burial plan
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) has assailed President Duterte for his “bullheadedness” in allowing the burial of the dictator Ferdinand Marcos at Libingan ng mga Bayani. “[Mr. Duterte] is determined to squander the historical lessons... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte’s judgment callMarcos to absolute power. At 2 o’clock in the morning of September 23, 1972, my
Duterte’s judgment call
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
Marcos to absolute power. At 2 o’clock in the morning of September 23, 1972, my father was arrested by the soldiers of the dictatorship and was incarcerated for months until his release on probation. He was to report weekly at Camp Crame,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Celebrating failurewho ordered the hit – another crime without the principal criminal. It’s a fai
Celebrating failure
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
who ordered the hit – another crime without the principal criminal. It’s a failure of the justice system, which is not the fault but the great luck of the Marcoses. Giving the dictator a hero’s burial celebrates the failure and encourages impu... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Heroes don’t steal or kill’stop this plan. Let’s all wake up,” he added, noting that the Marcos family had
‘Heroes don’t steal or kill’
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
stop this plan. Let’s all wake up,” he added, noting that the Marcos family had managed to keep “fooling” the nation, with the dictator’s son and namesake, ex-Sen. Ferdinand Marcos Jr., nearly winning the vice presidential race in May’s national... Read more
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