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    27 Striking Photos Of Protests Against The Hero's Burial Of Ferdinand Marcos

    "Real battles are won offline."

    Ever since the start of his Presidential campaign, Philippine Pres. Rodrigo Duterte has been vocal about his intent to bury former dictator Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani. On November 8, 2016, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of the burial by a vote of 9-5. Ten days later, Marcos' body was interred at the Libingan without any prior notice to the public and despite the opposition's filing of motions for manifestation.

    As of the afternoon of the burial, several protests were held by Filipinos against the court ruling in condemnation of the atrocities of Marcos and his family.

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    A sea of lights at the #BlackFriday protest in Luneta last November 25.

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    A rare occurrence of known rivals, Ateneo de Manila University and De La Salle University, uniting.

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    Heads of University of the Philippines, Ateneo de Manila University, and De La Salle University at the People Power Monument rally on November 30.

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    UP, ADMU, and Mirriam College students gather on the afternoon of the burial.

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    Students of St. Scholastica Manila on the day of the burial.

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    Mike Rebuyas

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    The protests weren't only attended by Filipino millennials a.k.a. Temperamental Brats.

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    Frances Timog / Via Facebook: plaridel.dlsu

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    Placards at the University of the Philippines Visayas.

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    Some statistics.

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    Protesters sharing food and water with the police.

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    Mike Rebuyas

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    Ateneo was covered in black and flashed this on the day of the burial.

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    Protesters rushed at the Libingan Ng Mga Bayani when word about the burial came out.

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