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Gone too soon: 7 youth leaders killed under Martial Law

Sep 21, 2017 - 8:00 AM

(UPDATED) On the anniversary of the declaration of Martial Law, we look back at some of the bright, idealistic youth leaders whose lives were cut short under the Marcos regime

LIVES CUT SHORT. Some of those who died under the martial law regime were bright, idealistic youth leaders.

A distinct Mindanao experience under Mayor Duterte

Jun 02, 2016 - 5:51 PM

To witness a city grow and unfold its beauty and potential is an uncomparable experience It restores your faith in humanity

Young and gone too soon: How martial law took our future

May 18, 2016 - 2:20 PM

Now more than ever the youth have the responsibility to be the leaders we lost in the dark years

Fun run relives Martial Law experience

Sep 22, 2015 - 3:24 PM

The Great Lean Run honors the life of iconic UP student leader Lean Alejandro and commemorates the 43rd anniversary of the declaration of Martial Law

Unique fun run to relive Martial law period

Aug 16, 2015 - 6:20 PM

The Great LEAN run will feature obstacles reminiscent of dictatorial rule such as barbed wire water cannons anti riot police and arbitrary arrests

Lean Alejandro's tsinelas revolution

Aug 15, 2015 - 10:00 AM

Lean broke the norm by wearing rubber slippers and this naturally bothered his comrades You never wear them to school especially if you are a student leader He proved them all wrong

How young Filipinos are making local governments work

Aug 12, 2015 - 12:57 PM

In these crucial times when democratic spaces in the country have opened the youth are venturing into an area where many of them have never gone before – the local governments

CYAN CONSTRUCTIVE ENGAGEMENT. Prior the opening of classes, youth and Students, led by the National Anti Poverty Commission Youth and Student Council, Student Council Alliance of the Philippines, invited government agencies to discuss student issues and proposals. Photo by Justine Balane

Marcos, Lean Alejandro, and the power of the written word

Sep 30, 2013 - 3:06 PM

Ferdinand Marcos and Lean Alejandro were two Martial Law figures who approached writing in markedly different ways

‘Lean’: Old themes, vibrant cast

Sep 24, 2013 - 3:00 PM

The UP production based on Gary Granada’s musical hits and misses here and there

HERO-CULT. The play’s official poster

Lean Alejandro musical stages for the second time

Sep 07, 2013 - 12:49 PM

Lean Alejandro based on the original composition of Gary Granada is scheduled to stage on September 2013