Welcome to Hear, Hear, Rappler's first longread podcast featuring the best investigative and opinion pieces from its archives.
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For this episode, we're featuring the opinion piece "'Badoyistic Parladeism' and mutations in the AFP" by Rappler regional columnist Herbie Gomez.
According to Gomez, the Philippines appears to have its own, updated version of McCarthyism, with the Armed Forces of the Philippines serving as its megahorn. What do you think?