Bishops adamant: No to nuclear power
The late former President Corazon Aquino ordered it mothballed on the recommendation of experts who found several technical deficiencies. Sen. JV Ejercito and former Rep. Mark Cojuangco, President Aquino's cousin who is a staunch nuclear power ...
Manila defends legality of defence pact with US
Two former senators including lawyer Rene Saguisag, a close aide of Aquino's mother the late global democracy icon president Corazon Aquino, have petitioned the SC to declare as unconstitutional the treaty signed this year with the US known as the ...
Senator Escudero: Where's fighting 'Rambotito' with Uzi?
He said it was a complete departure from the image he remembered of the man in Army fatigues, lugging an Uzi submachine gun, ready to do battle during one of the coup attempts against President Corazon Aquino in the late 1980s. “He was called ...
The Aquino legacies: Democracy and peace
But history has shown that we, as a people, can rise and confront great challenges with courage, fortitude and unity. Democracy, through the People Power Revolution was one of the greatest legacies of Corazon Aquino and the Filipino people of that period.