Title

Fidel Valdez Ramos

Interviewee

Fidel Valdez Ramos

Publication Type

Video

Date of Interview

26-1-2015

Interviewer

Kirpal Singh

Keywords

Societal Leadership, Philippines, Politics, Democracy, Military

Description

Fidel V Ramos was the 12th President of the Philippines. As Director-General of the Integrated National Police and Acting Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, he rose up against the dictatorship of President Ferdinand Marcos, to lead the military in the People Power Revolution of 1986. He tells DNA why he decided to stand up to his second cousin, what led him to run for the presidency and the thinking behind one of the key achievements of his term - the peace agreement with the MNLF.

Discipline

Asian Studies | Leadership Studies | Political Science | Politics and Social Change

Page Numbers

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Alternative URL

https://isl.smu.edu.sg/DNA

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