Ferdinand Marcos

Type: Person
Name: Ferdinand Marcos (Ferdinand Emmanuel Edralín Marcos)
Title: Former President (deceased)
Organization: Philippines
Date of Birth: 11/09/1917-28/09/1989
Place of Birth: Sarrat, Ilocos North
Nationality: Philippines
Fact Sheet: Biography for Ferdinand Marcos
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

PNoy, sisters hold Mass in Cory’s honor

President Benigno Aquino III and his sisters held Mass on Friday at the Manila Memorial Park to commemorate the fifth death anniversary of their mother, the late President Corazon Aquino. The Aquino siblings, who were dressed in their signature yellow ... [Published GMA News Online - 5 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Editorials

There he was again, in the middle of rumors of coup attempts. This time, though, he wasn’t the subject of speculation, but the speculator. Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV thought it wise the day after President Aquino’s well-received State of the Nation Address ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - 16 hours ago]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Beatification cause for naturalized Filipino priest ongoing

— Do you know what Knights of Columbus, and the Daughters of Mary Immaculate (DMI) have in common?These very active lay organizations in the country were all established by Fr. George J. Willmann, SJ, a naturalized Filipino citizen, whose beatification ... [Published CBCP News - Jul 31 2014]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

SILING LABUYO: Designated survivor during SONA

President Benigno Aquino delivered his fifth State of the Nation Address (SONA) in the BatasangPambansa earlier this week in his usual stoic delivery in the vernacular. Some call it boring – perhaps due to the awkward delivery in Tagalog with phrases ... [Published Bicol Mail - 23 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Philippines' Aquino seeks to quash rumours of military coup

Philippine President Benigno Aquino sought Wednesday to quash rumours that a coup is being plotted against him, with his spokesman insisting he had the military's full support.A senator-ally of Aquino alleged earlier this week that retired military officials ... [Published Yahoo Philippines News - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Military trucks transport 'items', AFP says amid coup rumors

MANILA, Philippines - About five military vehicles were seen along EDSA Wednesday morning amid rumors that some retired generals are hatching a destabilization plot against the Aquino administration.Four military trucks and one armored personnel carrier ... [Published Philippine Star - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

“If Aquino runs again, will he win again?”

Static -- Marvin A. Tort: Static -- Marvin A. Tort: Static -- Marvin A. Tort: Static -- Marvin A. Tort: With 23 months to go in office, these are the President’s latest stats based on the Second Quarter 2014 Social Weather Survey conducted from June 27-30, ... [Published Business World - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Marcos decree on ECCs needs amendment to adequately protect environment - lawyers

InterAksyon.comThe online news portal of TV5BAGUIO CITY, Philippines -- Environmental lawyers said here that there is a need to amend a decree by the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos to arrest the massive destruction caused by individual and corporate interests ... [Published Interaksyon - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Did you know: National Lung Month

The month of August was declared in the country through Presidential Proclamation No. 1761, which was signed by former President Ferdinand Marcos on July 24, 1978.–Marielle Medina, Inquirer Research The month of August was declared in the country through ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 2 reports

Is the Philippines worth fighting for?

By William PesekNothing tells the story of where the Philippines was before Benigno Aquino and now better than Transparency International’s rankings. When he rose to the presidency in 2010 pledging to attack graft, his country was rated 134th, trailing ... [Published Manila Standard Today - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

The Sona speeches of Macapagal and Marcos that will take you back to the future

Admittedly, the Sona is packed with beautifully-written lies and inspiring rhetoric. But there are few times when it can provide a glimpse of truth and this is usually the first Sona of the new president who is intent on highlighting the woes he inherited ... [Published Bulatlat.com - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

Mark Bautista joins London cast of ‘Here Lies Love’ as Marcos

MARK BAUTISTA. The singer will play the role of Ferdinand Marcos in the play 'Here Lies Love.' Photo from InstagramMANILA, Philippines -Singer Mark Bautista has been announced as a member of the production Here Lies Love , which is scheduled to go on ... [Published Rappler - Jul 25 2014]

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Remembering cool, calm Cory [Published Philippine Star - 1 hour ago]
How Mark Bautista is prepping for Marcos 'Here ... [Published Rappler - 2 hours ago]
The mark of destiny [Published Manila Bulletin - 4 hours ago]
PNoy, sisters hold Mass in Cory’s honor [Published GMA News Online - 5 hours ago]
Erap offers flowers before Cory statue in Manil... [Published GMA News Online - 8 hours ago]
House to press probe of SC ‘pork’ ahead of impe... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - 11 hours ago]
So very Cory Aquino: A drawer of rosaries [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - 13 hours ago]
Editorials [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - 16 hours ago]
SILING LABUYO: Designated survivor during SONA [Published Bicol Mail - 23 hours ago]
Beatification cause for naturalized Filipino pr... [Published CBCP News - Jul 31 2014]
Islamic banking in the Philippines could get a ... [Published Gulf Times - Jul 30 2014]
The democratic drift: political malaise in the ... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Jul 30 2014]
Commissioning BNPP will require political will [Published Manila Standard Today - Jul 30 2014]
Fading symbol [Published The Daily Guardian - Jul 30 2014]
“If Aquino runs again, will he win again?” [Published Business World - Jul 30 2014]
Jose Llana & Conrad Ricamora, stars of Here Lie... [Published Gay.com - Jul 30 2014]
SONA Fact Check: Half-truths about Yolanda [Published Rappler - Jul 30 2014]
Philippines' Aquino seeks to quash rumours of m... [Published Yahoo Philippines News - Jul 30 2014]
Marcos decree on ECCs needs amendment to adequa... [Published Interaksyon - Jul 30 2014]
Military trucks transport 'items', AFP says ami... [Published Philippine Star - Jul 30 2014]
Educating Their Children Abroad Is the Russian ... [Published MSNBC Newsweek - Jul 30 2014]
Sunshine endorses ‘diet’ toothpaste [Published Philippines Daily Tribune - Jul 30 2014]
Martial Law HR abuse victims urged to file clai... [Published Baguio Midland Courier - Jul 30 2014]
SPIDER-MAN's Natalie Mendoza to Star in HERE LI... [Published Broadway World - Jul 30 2014]
In the Know: 3 papal visits in span of 25 years [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 29 2014]
Did you know: National Lung Month [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 29 2014]
Iloilo solons don yellow ribbons for PNoy [Published Panay News - Jul 29 2014]
DAP and its implications – Democracy, presiden... [Published Philippine Star - Jul 29 2014]
Aquino's State of Nation Address 'well received... [Published Deutsche Welle - Jul 29 2014]
Is the Philippines worth fighting for? [Published Manila Standard Today - Jul 29 2014]
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Imelda Marcos... [Published JUST READ! - Jul 03 2014]
Before reading the story below, I would like to ask readers: "Who is our Imelda Marcos? Have we got one?" Please do not get me wrong... no offence!I remember Imelda, whom I met once in 1985 in Manila, a year before her husband Ferdinand was ousted ...
Corruption in the Philippines: Over a barrel [Published The Economist - Asia - Jun 26 2014]
THE Philippine police had clapped two senators in jail by June 26th and had two secure hospital rooms ready for a third as they began rounding up politicians accused of stealing public funds. The round-up is rocking the political establishment. It appears ...
Asia's Cauldron: the South China sea and DF-21D... [Published Information Processing - Jun 22 2014]
I recommend Robert Kaplan's Asia's Cauldron: The South China Sea and the End of a Stable Pacific . A key question: how effective will conventional ballistic missiles ( ASBM : e.g., DF-21D, CEP ~ 10m?) be against US carrier groups? Over the last decade, ...
Philippines set to arrest three powerful senators [Published The Malaysian Insider - Jun 07 2014]
The Philippines today said it was preparing to arrest three powerful senators after an anti-graft court indicted them in a massive corruption scandal that has riveted the nation.The three, who include a son of former president Joseph Estrada and a 90-year ...
It’s A Revolutionary Era After All [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Jun 05 2014]
In an analysis of autocratic exits since 1948, Andrea Kendall-Taylor and Erica Frantz  find  that popular revolts have become much more common than coups and tend to have better outcomes: The proportion of autocrats ousted via coup — which accounted ...
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