Martial Law Stories: Torture

Martial Law Stories: Torture

A Hawaii court found the Marcoses guilty of human rights violations based on nearly 10,000 depositions from abuse and torture victims. The writer Jose “Pete” Lacaba’s account of his excruciating experience was one of them.

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Martial Law Stories: Escape to Sabah

Martial Law Stories: Escape to Sabah

Find out how the family of the late Sen. Raul Manglapus and some friends escaped the clutches of the Marcos dictatorship.

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Martial Law Stories: Who Is Marshall Law?

Martial Law Stories: Who Is Marshall Law?

Trying to leave the country, with subversive documents, and being searched at the Manila International Airport in 1972.

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She Broke My Heart and Made It Whole Again

She Broke My Heart and Made It Whole Again

The author’s bond, break-up, and reconciliation with the inimitable writer Carmen Guerrero Nakpil.

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Freedom’s Unsung Heroes and Martyrs

Freedom’s Unsung Heroes and Martyrs

Why Filipinos must visit Bantayog ng Mga Bayani in Quezon City

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Departure Date 1973.August.05

Departure Date 1973.August.05

As much as I was going to graduate school, I was also escaping a dictatorship that was doing its worst to destroy my generation.

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Letter to Ninoy

Letter to Ninoy

Ken Kashiwahara remembers the brother-in-law he loves and sorely misses.

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The True ‘Tail’ of the Persepolis Bash 45 Years Ago

The True ‘Tail’ of the Persepolis Bash 45 Years Ago

Imelda Marcos was in her element at the grand Pahlavi party on the 2,500th Anniversary of the Persian Empire.

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30th Anniversary Filipino EDSA/People Power Essay-Writing Contest

30th Anniversary Filipino EDSA/People Power Essay-Writing Contest

Read the top two winning entries in the 30th Anniversary Filipino EDSA/People Power Essay-Writing Contest and be inspired.

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The Unforgettable Macli-ing Dulag

The Unforgettable Macli-ing Dulag

A portrait of the martyred Kalinga leader, Macli-ing Dulag, as recalled by some of the people who were honored to meet him.

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