Quantcast
pork barrel
Latest Stories
Home » Edsa 1 You are browsing entries tagged with “Edsa 1”

Edsa as party, history, memory of a people

By
FVR VICTORY JUMP. Former President Fidel V. Ramos reenacts his trademark jump at the People Power Monument on Edsa in Quezon City on the eve of the 28th anniversary of the Edsa Revolution.  MARIANNE BERMUDEZ

Edsa. A name familiar to Filipinos of every age, yet vastly different in each mind’s eye.

Posted: February 25th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Edsa hero says PMA clique controls military

By
MAJOR VICTORY People cheer as one of the attack helicopters, led by then Col. Antonio Sotelo, lands in Camp Crame. The helicopter squadron defected to the rebel soldiers’ side on the second day of the revolt. 
PHOTO FROM THE BOOK “PEOPLE POWER: THE PHILIPPINE REVOLUTION: AN EYEWITNESS HISTORY”

Twenty-eight years after he led the defection of the Air Force’s 15th Strike Wing in a move that favored anti-Marcos forces during the historic Edsa People Power Revolution, retired Lt. Gen. Antonio Sotelo lamented that nothing much had changed in the military.

Posted: February 22nd, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

‘Jose Velarde’ has nothing to do with martial law museum

By
edsa-white plains avenue-map

Leave “Jose Velarde” out of it. The cousin of President Aquino and a Cabinet Secretary of ousted President Joseph Estrada are the ones wooing residents of Corinthian Gardens Homeowners Inc. (CGHI) for a “partnership” to build the Memory Museum complex at the corner of White Plains Avenue and Edsa in Quezon City.

Posted: March 1st, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Credit goes to Filipinos as the real heroes of Edsa ’86

By

Edsa looked like this—a vast multitude of civilians thronging the avenue to protect the rebels headquartered in Crame and Aguinaldo. The proximate causes of their gathering were the mobilization of Butz Aquino’s peer network and the appeal of Cardinal Sin on Radio Veritas to the national audience. But why did the people come?

Posted: February 27th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Cebuanos told: Remember Edsa lessons

Cebu’s religious and political leaders exhorted Cebuanos not to forget the lessons learned in the 1986 Edsa People Power Revolution as the country celebrated its 27th anniversary yesterday.

Posted: February 26th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Advertisement
Advertisement
Marketplace
Advertisement