Together with the Filipino people, the Liberal Party of the Philippines has been here before. In 1972, when the ousted dictator imposed martial law, he also arrested his critics and shut down major media outfits like ABS-CBN.
The hymn Payapang Daigdig was composed by Felipe de Leon in December of 1946 as he lamented the horrible violence and destruction that fell upon the City of Manila at the end of World War 2 and his longing for peace and serenity amidst the suffering, the devastation, and the horrible loss of countless of lives.
The sense and reality of impunity of a political dynasty caused the Maguindanao massacre a decade ago, Sen. Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan said on the 10th year of the world’s deadliest attack on journalists.
Brutality in all forms is attempting to quell the protests of the people of Hong Kong. It has gone beyond the extradition bill, but for greater freedom and survival in the face of China’s creeping authority
We express our appreciation for the life and lessons of Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary.We express our appreciation for the life and lessons of Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary.Let’s take this day as an important moment to reflect on his message of non-violence, not just as a specific action, but a way of life.