miriam defensor santiago

<span>In this photo taken on October 26, 2015 by Inquirer photographer @richard_a_reyes, Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago meet supporters at the UP Bahay ng Alumni in Quezon City. 
Santiago passed away Thursday morning after battling lung cancer. She was 71.</span>
<span>Presidential candidate and Senator Miriam Santiago casts her vote at the La Vista Subdivision clubhouse in Quezon City on Monday morning, May 9, 2016.</span>
<span>Presidential candidate Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago arrives at the covered court of Our Lady of Fatima University, Valenzuela City, March 4, 2016. Santiago is the guest speaker at the Student Forum on "The Future of Philippine Politics". </span>
<span>The five presidential aspirants square off in the first of three debates held at Capitol University in Cagayan de Oro City on February 21, 2016. The event is sponsored by the Inquirer and GMA news. </span>
<span>Senator and Presidential aspirant Miriam Defensor Santiago during meet and greet of supporters at the UP Bahay ng Alumni in Quezon City on October 26, 2015.
<span>70-year-old Miriam Defensor Santiago from Quezon City. Presidential aspirant.</span>
<span>Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago poses with fans and supporters during a booksigning event for her book entitled Stupid is Forever More in Makati, 13 October 2015. During the event, Defensor said the Philippines will be a “much better country” if she will become president in the “near future.” </span>