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...
Martial law is not just about Aquino and Marcos

Martial law is not just about Aquino and Marcos

  SOURCE: Rappler A few months back, I wrote about the different torture methods used during martial law, and received mixed reactions to the story. Besides accusations of being a paid hack, there was a resounding narrative: that history is written by the victors...