The Marcos gold bars: An urban legend

The Marcos gold bars: An urban legend

Many Filipinos are fooled by fantastic tales of the “Tallano gold,” which Marcos apologists claim was the source of the late dictator’s wealth to debunk the evidence of ill-gotten wealth recovered by the government. But these are false stories. There is no factual...
The Marcos gold bars: An urban legend

Why is Bongbong so popular?

There is only one good explanation why the only son and namesake of the late dictator, Ferdinand Marcos Jr., is popular and may actually win the May 2022 presidential elections.It’s the ill-gotten wealth that his family had stashed since the time the dictator rose to...
The Marcos gold bars: An urban legend

Let Fidel Ramos retire from public life quietly

He helped topple the dictator in 1986. He will also certainly not support the dictator’s son’s attempt to ascend to power to reclaim the family’s lost glory and vindicate his father’s honor after he was chased out from power in 1986. Fidel V. Ramos is a very...