Is the former president Ferdinand Marcos a hero or not?
Marcos’ wartime role discredited in U.S. files
WASHINGTON, Jan. 22— The Army concluded after World War II that claims by Ferdinand E. Marcos that he had led a guerrilla resistance unit during the Japanese occupation of his country were ”fraudulent” and ”absurd.” More… (click here)
Marcos’ military record full of lies, says NHCP
FERDINAND Marcos lied about receiving three military medals and was never recognized as the leader of his supposed guerrilla unit, Ang Mga Maharlika, among other things, according to the National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP). More… (click here)
Marcos regime’s performance
- New York Times webpage
- Inquirer.net 8/9/2016
- Business World
- ABS-CBN Investigative and Research Group, and
- Philippine Commission on Good Government (PCGG).