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RETURN HORIZON: The implementation of Martial Law in the Philippines

The validity of Proclamation No

Recalled yesterday the th year of the implementation of martial law by former President Ferdinand Mark

Here is the return horizon at this stage of the history of the country.

signed by Mark, implemented the martial law throughout the Philippines.

There are says signed by Mark the proclamation September seventeen or September, but September, the date stated in the document signed by the former president. In the diary of Mark, he wrote he completed, with comedian “Johnny Ponce Enrile, Gen. Nanadiego, Kit Tatad, and Piciong Tagmani, ” the preparation of law, at of evening, September. September, at p.m. as read by Press Secretary Francisco Tatad in the air the content of Proclamation No. A turn Mark ace-: fifteen evening to pay-righteousness in the proclamation. He says, you have alleged 'emergency powers' to kill the violence carried out by the communists. Subsequently, leased the station of television, radio, and newspapers. Arrested and dinetine course in Camp Crame is the personality that is opposed to the president, such as Sen. Benigno Aquino Jr, Sen. Jose Diokno, Sen Francisco Rodrigo, and Sen. Ramon Mitra Jr Also released Mark the different law that provides guidance to management, including the General Order No. one that transfers all of the power in the hands of the president.

In spite of promises of Mark to be replaced by martial law, the Constitution, led its implementation in the Constitution.

Acknowledged that the Supreme Court has been changing the Constitution without the bottom its decision in Javellana v. Executive Secretary. Many turn to the field of art and culture in the period of martial law.

Become strict also security and imposes a curfew

A singer like nina Freddie Aguilar and Joey Ayala and the band as “The Jerks” and “Salt” to create the song did cause the feelings of those who revolt against dictatorship.

Also identified the directors like nina Linen Adrian, Ishmael Bernal, and Mike de Leon that showed the reality in the society through their movies. Watch the discussion by Ariel Ureta and Winnie Cordero with the historian is Prop.

Xiao Chua about music and films during the dictatorship.

Released by Marcos on January, the Proclamation No. to formally terminate the martial law. Despite in its turn, he still held the power draw of the proposals and were able to stay in the mastery of a few more years. But in February, forever ended the diktadurang Marcos by the People Power Revolution that we have millions Filipinos. Evacuate to the United States the Mark following the uprising. In Honolulu, Hawaii that is also completely deceased Mark on September, at age.