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How some of Cebu’s youth leaders see Edsa ‘People Power’ Revolution

Collective action to bring about change. A bloodless revolution.  Fight for freedom.  This is what the Edsa Revolution also known as the People Power Revolution means to some of the youth leaders of Cebu today, 35 years after the historic event happened. Read: Cebu and the days leading to February 25, 1986 For Rhea May […] The post How some of Cebu’s youth leaders see Edsa ‘People Power’ Revolution appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerFeb 25th, 2021

Cebu and the days leading to February 25, 1986

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Filipinos may have different ways and beliefs in commemorating the EDSA People Power Revolution 35 years later. But the lessons from this pivotal moment in Philippine history remained true, and that it is still regarded as one of the world’s most notable peaceful demonstrations that took place in the 20th century. […] The post Cebu and the days leading to February 25, 1986 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2021

Protesters in Cebu end rally by throwing tomatoes at Duterte posters

  CEBU CITY, Philippines – Instead of ripping posters of President Rodrigo Duterte, protesters in Cebu City threw tomatoes on them to conclude a rally which they organized to commemorate the 34th anniversary of the EDSA People Power Revolution earlier today, February 25, 2020. Jaime Paglinawan, chairperson of Bagong Alyansa Makabayan (BAYAN) Central Visayas, told […] The post Protesters in Cebu end rally by throwing tomatoes at Duterte posters appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2020

Duterte may skip Edsa anniversary, again

President Rodrigo Duterte is likely to skip the 34th anniversary of the Edsa People Power Revolution and just work from home while Filipinos gather to celebrate the bloodless revolution that toppled former President Ferdinand Marcos in 1986. “Every day is a working day for the President. Even if it’s his rest day, he still works. […] The post Duterte may skip Edsa anniversary, again appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 22nd, 2020

Pang. Duterte at VP Robredo, ‘pagkakaisa’ ang mensahe sa Edsa People Power Anniversary

Ni Claire Hecita   Pagkakaisa! Ito ang mensahe ni Pangulong Rodrigo Roa Duterte sa ipinagdaos na ika-35 anibersaryo ng People Power Edsa Revolution ngayong araw. Ayon sa Pangulo, itabi ang hindi pagkakaunawan at makipagtulungan sa pagtatayo ng legasiyang maiiwan sa susunod na henerasyon. Ayon sa Pangulo, mahalaga ang okasyong ito dahil sumisimbolo ito sa pagsisikap […] The post Pang. Duterte at VP Robredo, ‘pagkakaisa’ ang mensahe sa Edsa People Power Anniversary appeared first on PINAS......»»

Category: newsSource:  pinasglobalRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2021

White Plains zipper lane on EDSA anniv

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will open a zipper lane along the eastbound direction of White Plains Avenue in Quezon City on Thursday, 25 February, for the celebration of the 35th EDSA People Power Revolution. The zipper lane or counterflow scheme will be opened in front of Camp Aguinaldo Gate 5 and will accommodate […] The post White Plains zipper lane on EDSA anniv appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsFeb 24th, 2021

Health protocols to be enforced at EDSA rites

The National Capital Region Police Office will strictly enforce COVID-19 health protocols during the commemoration of EDSA people power revolution tomorrow......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2021

Filipinos Stand with Aung San Suu Kyi and the People of Myanmar

This February, Filipinos will celebrate the 35 anniversary of the EDSA People Power Revolution. Therefore, it is unacceptable for Filipinos to stand silent as their fellow Southeast Asians in Myanmar lose the rights and freedoms they gained in 2016......»»

Category: newsSource:  philnewsRelated NewsFeb 3rd, 2021

Ex-senator Ziga, 75

Former senator Victor Ziga, who was among the members of the Senate after the EDSA 1986 People Power Revolution, passed away on Sunday. He was 75......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 1st, 2021

Key figure in EDSA 1 from military dies

  BY MARTIN SADONGDONG   *   RETIRED Philippine Navy Commodore Rex Robles, a key figure in the 1986 EDSA People Power Revolution that toppled the late President Ferdinand Marcos Sr., died yesterday at the age of 75. Robles died of cardiac arrest at 1:30 a.m. and his death was confirmed by his wife, Marilyn. […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsJul 5th, 2020

Fil-Am activists show support for ABS-CBN amid shutdown threats

It’s been 34 years since the EDSA People Power Revolution ousted the Marcos dictatorship in the Philippines —and that spirit of activism still rings true today......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 8th, 2020

People Power: A memory forever in our hearts

What happened last Tuesday during the 34th anniversary of the EDSA People Power Revolution?.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 1st, 2020

PEOPLE POWER CELEBRATION PANIPIS NANG PANIPIS

Sa magkakaibang seremonyas na idinaos sa pagdiriwang ng ika-34 taon ng anibersaryo ng People Power Revolution sa Kalakhang Maynila, kapuna-puna ang patuloy na pagninipis ng mga taong dumadalo sa makasaysayang okasyon. Gaya na lang sa Edsa People Power Monument kung saan ginugunita ang pagwawakas ng diktadurya ni noo’y Pangulong Ferdinand Marcos, iilan lamang prominenteng tao, […] The post PEOPLE POWER CELEBRATION PANIPIS NANG PANIPIS appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Category: newsSource:  remateRelated NewsMar 1st, 2020

14 years to EDSA

The 1986 EDSA People Power Revolution was the culmination of a 14- year struggle to overthrow the Marcos dictatorship and restore democracy......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2020

Rody: Let EDSA legacy remain relevant

President Rodrigo Duterte urged Filipinos on Tuesday to set aside petty political differences as the country commemorated the 34th year of the EDSA People Power Revolution, which he called a “catalyst” for the restoration of democracy in the Philippines......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2020

People power a warning vs iron-fist rule – Robredo

The EDSA people power revolution that toppled the 20-year Marcos dictatorship should serve as a warning to anyone who attempts “to suppress again the people with an iron fist,” Vice President Leni Robredo said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2020

No politics, foreigners warned

The Bureau of Immigration (BI) reminded yesterday all foreigner nationals, that they are prohibited from engaging in any political activity in the country. Immigration Commissioner Jaime Morente reiterated the prohibition in time with the celebration of the EDSA People Power Revolution Anniversary. According to Commissioner Morente, all foreigner nationals do not enjoy the right to […] The post No politics, foreigners warned appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2020

Duterte on EDSA anniversary: ‘Let’s rise above petty political differences’

President Rodrigo Duterte called on the public to rise above “petty political differences” as he joined the country in commemorating the 34th anniversary of the People Power Revolution on Tuesday. In his message during the commemoration of the 1986 revolt that toppled the 21-year- rule of president Ferdinand Marcos, Duterte recalled how Filipinos turned the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2020

Thin crowd marks 34th People Power anniversary 

A thin crowd gathered on Tuesday at the People Power monument along EDSA to mark the 34th anniversary of the peaceful revolution that ended the rule of president Ferdinand Marcos. Around 1,000 participants attended this year’s commemoration, the police said. National Capital Region Police Office Chief Maj. Gen. Debold Sinas said there were fewer participants […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2020

Duterte: Rise above petty political differences

As the nation marked the 34th anniversary of EDSA People Power Revolution, President Duterte has urged the nation to rise above “petty political differences” and continue to protect and defend the liberties regained in the historic revolt. The President made the appeal to live the spirit of EDSA after recognizing the EDSA popular uprising as […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2020

Leni: Filipinos can stand up vs ‘iron fist’

By Vice President and opposition leader Leni Robredo on Tuesday called on Filipinos to remember and relive the spirit of the 1986 EDSA People Power Revolution, which she said belongs to everyone. “Pag-aari ng bawat Pilipino ang EDSA. Buhay ang diwa nito: Lahat tayo ay humaharap sa mga hamon, at lahat tayo, may angking lakas […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2020