Ferdinand Marcos Sr - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Ferdinand Marcos Sr


Surprised? Fariñas siblings file bill declaring Marcos holiday in Ilocos Norte

Sep 18, 2019 - 5:30 PM

Former Ilocos Norte congressman Rudy Fariñas, the family patriarch who once clashed with the dictator's daughter Imee, had also authored the same bill in the previous 17th Congress

THE DICTATOR. To this day, the family of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos still counts Ilocos Norte as their bailiwick. File photo from AFP

Sereno to Filipinos: Have courage to stop martial law

Sep 02, 2018 - 11:20 AM

When people become afraid to speak, 'we would have helped the tyrant win,' says ousted chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno

NO TO DICTATORSHIP. Ousted chief justice Maria Lourdes Sereno says Filipinos should stop the return of martial law. File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

CA paves way for hearings on $1.9-B award to Martial Law victims

Jan 17, 2017 - 7:17 PM

The Court of Appeals Special 13th Division junks the Marcoses bid to keep a Makati court from hearing the petition to enforce the 1 9 billion award given by a US court in 1995

MASS ARRESTS. Martial law led to the arrest of Marcos critics. Photo courtesy of Dr Ferdinand Llanes, from the exhibit of UP Likas

Are we really burying Marcos' 'body'?

Aug 31, 2016 - 11:42 PM

Filipino historian and anthropologist Dr Antonio Montalvan II weighs in on the burial of the late dictator in a forum in Xavier University – Ateneo de Cagayan

NHCP objects to Marcos burial at Libingan ng mga Bayani

Aug 06, 2016 - 1:49 PM

UPDATED The historical commission says that former president Marcos record as a soldier during World War II is fraught with myths factual inconsistencies and lies

Netizens campaign against Marcos burial at Heroes’ Cemetery

May 25, 2016 - 10:06 PM

Various groups and netizens launch online campaigns to protest the plan of President elect Rodrigo Duterte to bury the dictator at the Libingan ng mga Bayani

MARCOS BURIAL. Groups launch various online campaigns against the planned burial of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos in the Heroes' Cemetery. Photo of Marcos by Astrid Acielo/EPA, Libingan ng bayani from Wikipedia

WATCH: 6 degrees of separation between Maria Ozawa & Ferdinand Marcos

Feb 25, 2016 - 4:00 AM

Only 6 people separate the Japanese adult star and the dictator

Marcos: We don't talk about EDSA People Power Revolution in my campaign

Feb 12, 2016 - 7:41 PM

The start of the official campaign period started a couple of weeks before the 30th anniversary

Bongbong Marcos' Sulu visit: How did Moro rebels react?

May 14, 2015 - 2:00 PM

Run for president say some Sulu residents Atone for the sins of your father says the MILF

PEACE PROCESS. Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr hold a press briefing in Zamboanga on Wednesday, May 13, after holding a public hearing on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) in Jolo on Wednesday, May 13.

CA stops return of Ilocos Norte properties to Marcoses

Sep 29, 2013 - 6:10 PM

The appellate court grants a government petition seeking to reverse a local court ruling ordering the return of 57 hectares of properties to the estate of late President Ferdinand Marcos

REVERSED. The Court of Appeals dismissed the order of Ilocos Norte RTC for the government to return properties spanning 57 hectares in Ilocos Norte to the estate of the late President Ferdinand Marcos. Photo from AFP