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Benigno Ninoy Aquino Jr

Philippines' Forgotten Revolution: General Luna and the Quest for Independence

Richard Javad Heydarian | Posted 09.26.2015 | World
Richard Javad Heydarian

The brutal assassination of Luna by his fellow revolutionaries, who saw arrogance more than merit, serves as a cautionary tale, a reminder of how the Philippines' greatest enemy was (and is) internal divisions and narrow loyalties, which have stunted its nation-building quest to this date.

Ninoy, Noynoy, No-No.

Phil Bronstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Phil Bronstein

I met Senator Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III a few times. Now, he's almost certainly the new president of the Philippines. Good luck, pal, and get yourself a private army if you don't already have one. Because all of your enemies do.

Corazon "Cory" Aquino Funeral Draws Tens Of Thousands (SLIDESHOW)

Huffington Post/Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MANILA, Philippines - Huge crowds reminiscent of the 1986 "people power" demonstration took to Manila's streets Monday to honor the passing of former ...