Why Martial Law Matters to this Millennial

Why Martial Law Matters to this Millennial

One day, he saw a Marcos at a mall. This is the imagined conversation they would’ve had. Source: Joseph Pascual   | Esquiremag.ph I once saw Imee Marcos shopping at Zara. She looked ordinary, like every other exceptionally rich older woman shopping in...
How do you fix the ‘Never Again’ rallying cry?

How do you fix the ‘Never Again’ rallying cry?

Today, the Marcos family has almost successfully re-imagined Martial Law as a sort of Golden Age of benevolent authoritarianism. How does a nation push back? Source: Nik de Ynchausti | Esquiremag.ph We have a discourse problem. Issues become trivialized by a reduction...
Liberal Laments: How to Be Fair to Marcos

Liberal Laments: How to Be Fair to Marcos

Esquire columnist Lisandro Claudio gives due credit to the dictator, based on notes by industrialist Salvador Araneta Source: Esquiremag.ph | By Lisandro Claudio Ferdinand Marcos’s critics (myself included) have failed in one major respect: We have been unable to give...
CA rejects Marcos victims’ claims for $2B damages

CA rejects Marcos victims’ claims for $2B damages

By Virgil Lopez Source: GMA News The Court of Appeals (CA) has tossed out the petition seeking to enforce the United States court decision that awarded some $2 billion in compensation to human rights victims during the term of former President Ferdinand Marcos. In a...