Edsa Revolution

Edsa Revolution

Published on 9 March 2023
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Transcript
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PPR
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People Power Revolution 1986 (Edsa Revolution)
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In 1972 Ferdinand E. Marcos declared martial law in response to the communist threat" posed by the newly founded Communist Part of the Philippines and the sectarian "rebellion" of the Mindanao Independence Movement.
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Martial law involves the temporary substitution of military authority for civilian rule and is usually invoked in time of war, rebellion, or natural disaster. When martial law is in effect, the military commander of an area or country has unlimited authority to make and enforce laws.
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Martial Law
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The people did not like this law because it made curfews that took away our freeness so over 2 million Filipinos went to Epifanio de Los Santos Avenue (EDSA) to demand the restoration of democracy.
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By Rich Calix G. Esguerra
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"The Edsa Revolution was not about the Aquino's vs Ferdinando but the people"
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