#rememberML@40 – Youth and rights groups hold nationwide torch parade and candle lighting to honor nameless heroes and martyrs of Martial Law

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Youth and rights groups hold nationwide torch parade and candle lighting to honor nameless heroes and martyrs of Martial Law

Youth groups led by Youth for Rights (Y4R) together with human rights organization Task Force Detainees of the Philippines (TFDP) and members of #rememberML@40 – Never Again to Martial law campaign network held a torch parade and nationwide candle lighting to honor nameless heroes and martyrs in commemoration of the 40th anniversary of the declaration of Martial Law.

In Quezon City, the group’s torch and candle light parade started at 5:30 in the afternoon OF September 21, along Quezon City Circle that proceeded to Palma hall in University of the Philippines where a concert which they dubbed as “Balik Himig sa mga Awit ng Pakikibaka ng panahon ng Batas Militar, the RememberML@40 concert” was being held.

“We are one with the human rights community and all the survivors of Martial…

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