Anime. Every ’90s kid worth their salt in the Philippines has followed at least a few anime – maybe even obsessed over them. And while we may not be the ’90s anymore, their stories and characters still manage to teach us a thing or two about what we’re going through now – including the 2022 presidential elections.
In this episode of I’ve Got An Opinion, Rappler’s podcast on ordinary people with extraordinary views, Rappler’s opinion editor Marguerite de Leon speaks with journalism instructor June Ace Esteban, who wrote a piece for Rappler’s Voices called, “Si Robredo, si Gojo, at ang metapora ng anime sa iyong boto.“
Which of our politicians are anime heroes, and which ones are villains? Let’s find out! – Rappler.com