Marcos hero's burial - updates

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A year after Marcos burial, minority senators honor protesters as 'true heroes'

Nov 18, 2017 - 3:59 PM

'On this day, let us choose to remember not the burial but the people who rose to the call: protesters who showed a strong sense of hope, pride, and solidarity,' say minority senators a year after dictator Ferdinand Marcos was given a hero's burial

NOT A HERO. Mostly victims during the martial law, protesters oppose the burial of the late President Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

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Ilocanos hold vigil ahead of SC decision on Marcos burial

Oct 17, 2016 - 7:02 PM

Marcos loyalists march for four days to call for the state burial of the late dictator

Jesuit groups: Hero's burial for Marcos 'buries human dignity'

Aug 20, 2016 - 7:39 PM

Burying the dictator in the Libingan ng mga Bayani will not heal our wounded country Jesuit groups say

MARCOS FAMILY. Former first lady Imelda Marcos (2nd from the right) and her children weep on September 9, 1993, during a public eulogy for Ferdinand Marcos in Batac, Philippines. Photo by Romeo Gacad/AFP

Duterte ally: Ramos-era deal prevents Marcos hero's burial

Aug 13, 2016 - 7:22 PM

UPDATED Let the people decide former president Fidel V Ramos says as he pushes Congress to issue a resolution about Marcos burial

DUTERTE ALLY. Former Interior Secretary Rafael Alunan III speaks at the Philippine Consulate General in Hong Kong, China, on August 12, 2016. Photo by Jerome Favre/EPA

Catholic schools reject hero's burial for Marcos

Aug 13, 2016 - 5:22 PM

Catholic schools urge President Rodrigo Duterte to urge the Marcos family to permanently bury Mr Marcos in Ilocos

LATE DICTATOR. Former first lady Imelda Marcos (R) with children Ferdinand Jr (L) and Imee (C) singing the Philippine national anthem before the flag-draped coffin bearing the remains of late strongman Ferdinand Marcos during arrival ceremonies at Laoag city airport in Philippines on September 7, 1993. Photo by Romeo Gacad/AFP