By: Elena Grace Flores
Filipinos can only feel the burden. The rising costs of electricity, water, and telecommunication provisions. They are all privatized during the time of the late President Corazon Aquino. The pro-people system of the late President Ferdinand Marcos vanishes along with the rise of the oligarchs in many sectors including the health industry. Aside from the bad economy, the novel coronavirus scare also contributes to the quiet commemoration of the EDSA revolt or mutiny to some.
What is the real essence of EDSA? Behind democracy propaganda,
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DOJ: 1986 EDSA – Isang Malaking Pagkakamali ng mga Pilipino
EDSA is a Big Mistake
Tatlong dekada na ang pagsisisi ng karamihan sa mga Pilipino nang magising sila sa katotohanan na ang 1986 EDSA ay isang malaking pagkakamali. Bakit?
Novel Coronavirus Scare
Due to the threat of the novel coronavirus, the National Historical Commission of the Philippines expects a smaller crowd at the commemoration of this year’s People Power anniversary. NHCP and EDSA People Power Commission Chairman Rene Escalante said that fewer people can gather during the program to mark the 1986 peaceful revolt. As many people know, that led to the downfall of then-President, Ferdinand Marcos.
Social Media Noises in Favor of the Marcoses
Videos of the late President Marcos emerge on social media that shows his heroism. In one, he orders General Fabian C. Ver to keep the people safe by holding their fire. The Marcoses are known to always consider the plight of the people despite the accusations against them.