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Category: Ninoy Aquino

The Aquino murder: in whose interest?

Aquino was the most prominent of the opposition leaders against Marcos's rule; a decade of martial law ended only recently. The opposition movement ranges from the radical Maoists of the New People's Army and the Libyan-armed Muslim autonomy rebels in the Philippines' southern islands, to the Jesuit order and Cardinal Jaimie Sin, to right-wing plantation-owning families.

Transcript of Ninoy Aquino’s Phone Conversation with Psinakis

This transcript was taken from taped telephone conversation two days before Ninoy left the United States on the way to the Philippines, with his close friend, the late Steve Psinakis (the husband of Presentacion Lopez, the only daughter of the "Don" Eugenio Lopez, Sr.) who taped it.