Opening

1985
June 12

June 12, 1985 — February 27, 1986

Salvador H. Laurel
Salvador H. Laurel (33)

(November 18, 1928 – January 27, 2004). Lawyer, legislator, Vice-President, 1986-1992. Tasked by his father to write a diary of their escape to Japan, 1945; kept a diary of the Snap Election campaign of 1985-6.

Diary of Salvador Hidalgo Laurel. Learn more About Salvador H. Laurel and his diaries.
1987
February 27

February 27 — July 13, 1987

USNS Mercy
USNS Mercy (1)

1987 Philippine Training Mission of USNS Mercy (T-AH-19), U.S. Navy hospital ship. Built as a San Clemente-class tanker, S.S. Worth in 1976. Renamed in July, 1984 and launched in July, 1985. Entered service in 1986, homeported in San Diego, CA.

Diary of USNS Mercy. Learn more About the USNS Mercy and her diary.

2001
January 6

January 6-20, 2001

Edgardo J. Angara
Edgardo J. Angara (5)

Edgardo J. Angara (September 24, 1934 — May 13, 2018). Lawyer, educator, legislator, cabinet member, diplomat. Executive Secretary of President Joseph Ejercito Estrada from January 1-21, 2001 the period in which the failure of the impeachment trail of President Estrada led to People Power and the ouster of Estrada from office. Angara's diary was published and extensively cited by the Supreme Court of the Philippines in its decision on the question of whether Vice-President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo had assumed office permanently as the successor of President Estrada.

Diary of Edgardo J. Angara. Learn more About Edgardo J. Angara and his diary.

September 11

September 11, 2001

Jessica Hagedorn
Jessica Hagedorn (1)

(b. 1949). Novelist, poet, playwright.

Diary of Jessica Hagedorn. Learn more About Jessica Hagedorn and her diary.

2008
March 9

March 9-20, 2008

Slovenian Anthropologists
Slovenian Anthropologists (4)

Nives Ličen, university of Ljubljana; Katja Lihtenvalner, Solidarity Tracks; Vesna Podgornik, university of Ljubljana.

Anthropological Diary on the Aeta. Learn more About Anthropological Diary on the Aeta.

2009
November 23

November 23-26, 2009

Jesus G. Dureza
Jesus G. Dureza (4)

At the time of this diary, presidential adviser for Mindanao.

Diary of Jesus G. Dureza. Learn more About Jesus G. Dureza and his diary.

2010
May 28

May 28 — September 5, 2010

Amado Picardal
Amado Picardal (21)

Member of the Redemptorist Congregation. Former Executive Secretary CBCP-BEC Committee.

Diary of Amado L. Picardal, CssR. Comprises his 2010 Camino Barefoot Pilgrim’s diary. Learn more About Amado L. Picardal and his diaries.

2011
March 10

March 10, 2011

Alan V. Jazmines
Alan V. Jazmines (1)

Writer, poet. Designated as a Peace Consultant of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines.

Diary of Alan Jazmines. Learn more About Alan Jazmines and his diary.

April 13

April 13-17, 2011

Ericson L. Acosta
Ericson L. Acosta (2)

Poet, journalist and activist. Arrested in Samar on February 13, 2011, he wrote his prison diary while under detention in the Calbayog City sub-provincial jail in Samar.

Diary of Ericson L. Acosta. Learn more About Ericson Acosta and his diary.

2014
December 10

December 10-23, 2014

Amado Picardal
Amado Picardal (21)

Member of the Redemptorist Congregation. Former Executive Secretary CBCP-BEC Committee.

Diary of Amado L. Picardal, CssR. Comprises his 2014 Climate Change Ride diary. Learn more About Amado L. Picardal and his diaries.