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CBCP: Marcos burial 'to build culture of impunity'

Nov 09, 2016 - 7:28 PM

Marcos is no hero He should not be presented as one the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines says

LATE DICTATOR. This file photo taken on July 2, 2014, shows former Philippine first lady Imelda Marcos kissing the glass case bearing her late husband and former president Ferdinand Marcos during a visit to the mausoleum on her 85th birthday in Batac, Ilocos Norte. Photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP

Cardinal Sin's protegé on Marcos burial: 'An insult'

Nov 08, 2016 - 7:03 PM

It mocks our fight to restore democracy Archbishop Socrates Villegas says after the Supreme Court allowed a hero s burial for dictator Ferdinand Marcos

'IN GREAT GRIEF.' Lingayen-Dagupan Archbishop Socrates Villegas says the Supreme Court ruling allowing a hero's burial for dictator Ferdinand Marcos 'is an insult to the EDSA spirit.' File photo courtesy of CBCP News