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Title A time to rise : collective memoirs of the Union of Democratic Filipinos (KDP) / editors, Rene Ciria Cruz, Cindy Domingo, Bruce Occena ; foreword by Augusto F. Espiritu
Edition 1st edition
Published Seattle : University of Washington Press, [2017]
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Contents Introduction: A snapshot; the life and times of the KDP / Rene Ciria Cruz -- Beginnings -- To teach the masses a love for Bach, Chopin, and Beethoven / Therese R. Rodriguez -- "Who is Marshall Law?" / Jeanette Gandionco Lazam -- How my life changed / Romy Garcia -- What's in a name / Ma. Flor Sepulveda (Christine Araneta) -- Running away to life / Estella Habal -- A little red book / David Della -- Not the usual path / Bo Apostol (as told to his daughter Rebecca Apostol) -- The accident / Dale Borgeson -- In the name of love / Maribel Salomon -- Different roads home / Velma Veloria -- In the thick of the struggle -- The birth of a kdp chapter / Dale Borgeson -- No aloha for Marcos / Sorcy Apostol -- Between the personal and the political / Estella Habal -- Transfer to paradise ... not! / Walter Yonn -- Hitting the high notes / Gil Mangaoang -- Fighting US imperialism with a master's degree / Cindy Domingo -- Infiltrating the World Bank / Jon Melegrito -- Moving to Gotham / Lourdes Marzan -- Defending nurses; I'd do it again / Esther Hipol Simpson -- They won't know what hit them / Elaine Elinson -- Working the corridors of power / Odette Polintan -- A cultural gypsy / Ermena Vinluan -- "Is this what you call democracy?" / Jeanette Gandionco Lazam -- Why me? / Amado David -- In the armed struggle / Ka Linda -- The test of fire -- The fall / Alonzo Glenn Suson -- The terrible blow / Dale Borgeson -- Initiation from hell / Emily Van Bronkhorst -- A day I'll live with for the rest of my life / David Della -- A memory of strong women / Lillian Galedo -- How do I size a bulletproof vest? / Kris Melroe -- We had already lost too much to turn back / Terri Mast -- A night in camelot / Michael Withey -- Long road to justice / Cindy Domingo -- Defeating the Marcoses in a court of law / Jim Douglas -- Looking back -- Revolutionary baby / Rebecca Apostol -- Scooby Doo: growing up with the KDP / Silahis M. Taverna -- February night in San Francisco / Fely Villasin -- I have not stopped dreaming / Estella Habal -- Deep horizon / Gil Mangaoang -- No regrets / Edwin Batongbacal -- Afterword / Rene Ciria Cruz -- Appendix I: Abbreviations -- Appendix II: Ang Aktibista, "Orientation to Philippine support work in the current period" -- Appendix III: KDP activism timeline / compiled by Helen Toribio -- Appendix IV: Filipino American history timeline
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Katipunan ng mga Demokratikong Pilipino -- Biography
Katipunan ng mga Demokratikong Pilipino
Katipunan ng mga Demokratikong Pilipino.
Filipino Americans -- Biography
Filipino Americans -- Political activity
Filipino Americans -- Politics and government -- 20th century
Filipino Americans.
HISTORY -- United States -- State & Local -- General.
Politics and government.
Philippines -- Politics and government -- 1946-
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
Author Ciria-Cruz, Rene P., editor
Domingo, Cindy, editor
Occena, Bruce, editor
LC no. 2017051641
ISBN 0295742038
9780295742038 (ebook)
(hardcover ; alk. paper)
Other Titles Collective memoirs of the Union of Democratic Filipinos (KDP)