Tañada: Stop Red-tagging, know truth about martial law

MANILA, Philippines -- The grandson of one of the Philippines' most revered nationalist, former congressman Erin Taada III, called for an end to Red-tagging of activists.   Taada, grandson of the late nationalist senator Lorenzo Taada, made the statement on the eve of the 47th anniversary of a dark episode in Philippine history, martial law under the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos.   "Today, as we commemorate the 47th year of martial law, we express alarm over the increasing instances of red-tagging and political harassment," Taada said in a statement on Friday, Sept. 20. Martial law had been declared by Marcos on Sept. 21.   Taada pointed to the case of ...Keep on reading: Tañada: Stop Red-tagging, know truth about martial law

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