Philippine President Marcos Jr praises rule of dictator father


Ferdinand ‘Bongbong’ Marcos Jr (left) during his presidential inauguration at the National Museum grounds in Manila, June 30, 2022. With him is wife Louise Araneta-Marcos. – EPA pic, June 30, 2022.

PHILIPPINE President Ferdinand Marcos Jr today praised his dictator father’s rule after being sworn in as the country’s new leader, completing a decades-long effort to restore the clan to the country’s highest office.

Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr, 64, won last month’s elections by a landslide, securing the biggest victory since his father and namesake was ousted by a popular revolt in 1986.


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