Love-him or love-him-not?

Is the former president Ferdinand Marcos a hero or not?

Marcos’ wartime role discredited in U.S. files

WASHINGTON, Jan. 22— The Army concluded after World War II that claims by Ferdinand E. Marcos that he had led a guerrilla resistance unit during the Japanese occupation of his country were ”fraudulent” and ”absurd.” More… (click here)

Marcos’ military record full of lies, says NHCP

FERDINAND Marcos lied about receiving three military medals and was never recognized as the leader of his supposed guerrilla unit, Ang Mga Maharlika, among other things, according to the National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP). More… (click here)

Marcos regime’s performance

Marcos Regime Economic, Human Rights, and Looting Performance

“Hero” defined…

M-W Hero

 

Conclusion

MarcosNoHero

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References:

  1. New York Times webpage
  2. Inquirer.net 8/9/2016
  3. Info-graphs:
    • Business World
    • ABS-CBN Investigative and Research Group, and
    • Philippine Commission on Good Government (PCGG).

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Ramon ("Mon") Hojas Enriquez is a retired business executive who now spends his available time sharing the wisdom that he gained from his post-graduate academic preparations and 35+ years of hands-on industry practice here (Philippines) and abroad; as an Independent Management Consultant and as a Professional Lecturer/ Resource Speaker. He now focuses on management consulting, education and training---in the fields of Supply-chains, Strategy-execution, and Decision-support. His affiliations with relevant leading global industry associations such as: The Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM), Project Management Institute (PMI), Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS), American Society for Quality (ASQ), International Institute for Business Analysis (IIBA), Institute for Supply Management (ISM), System Dynamics Society (SDS), among others) keeps him informed and updated on the current and future developments in his above-mentioned fields of specialization. Mon is a lifelong Systems Thinker and an avid micro-Blogger. His hobby includes Photography and the Graphics-arts, Singing, Guitar-playing, Songwriting, and Audio recording & mixing. When not traveling or visiting Clients, he normally spends his time at his office cum studio or, QC-home with his Wife and dog.