Martial Law

[PODCAST] I’ve Got An Opinion: I used to be pro-Marcos

[PODCAST] I’ve Got An Opinion: I used to be pro-Marcos
We speak with 27-year-old student Richard James Mendoza, who used to vocally defend the Marcos regime – but has now changed his mind

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It’s been 48 years since Ferdinand Marcos declared Martial Law in the Philippines. To this day, there are still Filipinos who insist that this period in our history was the absolute best — despite all the evidence proving otherwise. How do you get to that state of mind, and how do you get out of it?

In this episode of I’ve Got An Opinion, Rappler’s podcast on ordinary people speaking up on extraordinary issues, Opinion Editor Marguerite de Leon speaks with 27-year-old student Richard James Mendoza, who used to vocally defend the Marcos regime – but has now changed his mind.

What happened? Let’s find out! – Rappler.com