October 24 1966

Source: Josephscalice.com Today marks the 52nd anniversary of the Manila Hotel demonstration of October 24. The protest was a turning point in Philippine politics. To commemorate the event I am making available a portion of a draft chapter from my rewriting of my...

Mao welcomes Imelda Marcos to China

Source: Josephscalice.com An odd, unpleasant photograph was taken forty-five years ago today. Imelda Marcos, the conjugal head of a two year old military dictatorship, intimately greeted the aged Chairman Mao who openly ogled the straightcut neckline of her terno. The...
[OPINION] To Imelda Marcos

[OPINION] To Imelda Marcos

Source: Rappler By: Veronica Pedrosa ‘I get so tired listening to $1 million here, $1 million there, it’s so petty.’ Do you remember saying this? You are in the twilight years now and must surely be considering your legacy. Make no mistake, we have...