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Philippine elections

Marcos return looms large as Philippines remembers 'People Power'

Dictator's son appears poised to retake power 36 years after father's ouster

Filipinos mark the anniversary of 1986 People Power movement in Manila on Friday. (Photo by Jilson Tiu) 

MANILA -- Protesters chanted "Never again!" to commemorate the 1986 "People Power" revolution, the mass uprising that overthrew Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos and ended his two-decade rule.

But some demonstrators in Manila on Friday warn that history is at risk of being turned upside down.

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