‘Aungpe, Marcos!’

  FLEA MARKET OF IDEAS ‘Aungpe, Marcos!’ “IT’S A Burmese protest slogan I grew up with: ‘Aungpe Marcos!’” L Khun Ring, a 35-year-old Burmese human rights lawyer, told me last week. “It means ‘Get out, Marcos!’” I was in Myanmar (Burma) then to speak at a workshop attended by several members of its national parliament […] More →

Experience Marcos dictatorship in Thailand

FLEA MARKET OF IDEAS Experience Marcos dictatorship in Thailand By: Joel Ruiz Butuyan IF FILIPINO voters who are motivated with a longing to bring back the Marcos years will have their way in the May elections, all Filipino Facebook users will be in jail. This was my conclusion after a four-day stay in Thailand last […] More →