Marcos Jr’s ‘biggest electoral mandate’ statement needs context
President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. claimed to have the biggest electoral mandate in Philippine history. While Marcos Jr. did garner the highest number of votes in Philippine electoral history, his share of the vote is only the country’s third highest margin of victory.
Fake Cayetano Facebook status on P10K ayuda surfaces
Senator-elect Cayetano did not post a FB status saying he promised a P10K financial assistance per family just to make sure he would win the 2022 election and that people should stop bringing this up.
Video falsely claims Marcoses richest family in the world
The Marcoses are not the richest family in the world, contrary to a claim made by a TikTok video that the household has amassed over $1.4 trillion (P88 trillion) in wealth.
No, Gadon did not win Senate seat
Gadon, who ran under the banner of Kilusang Bagong Lipunan, ranked 20th with 9,691,607 votes. It was his third failed senatorial bid in a row after losing the 2016 and 2019 senatorial races.
Marcoses’ plunder and human rights violations already proven
There is well-documented evidence of plunder and human rights violations cases under the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos Sr., debunking what a pro-Marcos vlogger otherwise claimed.
Totoo o Hindi? Wala nga bang human rights violations noong panahon ni Ferdinand Marcos Sr.?
Ayon sa Human Rights Violations Victims’ Memorial Commission, mayroong 11,103 biktima ng karahasan ng Martial Law. 2,326 doon ay pinatay o ginawang desaparecido.
Imposter site promoting ‘free housing’ programme misleads online
Irene Dumlao, the OIC of the agency’s social marketing service, told AFP: “DSWD has no free housing program.” Dumlao added the agency has no affiliation with the FB account that shared the false claim.
Twitter account attributes fake quote to Robredo
A Twitter account misrepresenting the non-government organization (NGO) to be established by former Vice President Leni Robredo has attributed to her a fake quote regarding the inauguration of President Ferdinand Marcos Jr.
NO BASIS: Ayon daw sa CIA, mas maraming human rights violations noong panahon ni Cory kaysa kay Marcos?
Ayon sa isang netizen, mas maraming atrocities ang isinagawa ng Aquino administration kumpara sa panahon ng batas militar, ayon umano sa declassified CIA documents. Ito ay walang batayan. Ang nilalaman ng naturang document ay komento lamang sa isang New York Times article, hindi opisyal na findings ng CIA. Ayon dito, mahirap kumpirmahin ang eksaktong bilang…
ACCURATE: Exile ng pamilyang Marcos sa Hawaii, na-feature sa isang US game show?
Sa June 21 episode ng ‘Jeopardy!’ na isang tanyag na US game show, isang contestant ang binigyan ng clue na “In 1986, this Philippine president and his pals stuffed $7.7 million into suitcases and fled to Hawaii, where he died 3 years later.” Nakuha ng contestant ang tamang sagot na “Who is Marcos?”
ACCURATE: Proposal ni Robredo kontra oil excise tax noong 2018, binalewala daw ng gov’t officials?
Noong 2021, kumalat ang balita hinggil sa panawagan ni VP Leni Robredo patungkol sa proposal nito sa pagsususpinde ng excise tax Ito ay accurate. Sa isang pahayag, 2018 pa nito nais suspindihin ang oil excise tax kasabay ng pagrereview sa mga dagdag na buwis na ipapataw ng TRAIN Law.
Totoo o Hindi? Ang paglalabas nga ba ng statement ni VP Leni Robredo hinggil sa isyu ng Hacienda Tinang ay pagpapakita na miyembro at suportado niya ang CPP-NPA-NDF?
Kung miyembro si VP Leni Robredo ng CPP-NPA-NDF dahil sa pagkiling niya sa karapatan ng mga magsasaka ng Tinang, maituturing din kayang miyembro ang Department of Agrarian Reform?
P10K ‘ayuda’ for national ID holders is FAKE
A spurious TikTok video claimed incoming President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. announced Filipinos holding a national ID are to receive P10,000 cash aid. This is not true.
MISLEADING: Trolls daw lahat ng 31M voters ni Marcos Jr., ayon sa isang clipped video ni outgoing VP Leni?
Ayon sa isang Facebook post, ipinahihiwatig umano sa isang clipped video ni outgoing Vice President Leni Robredo na sinasabi raw nitong lahat ng 31 milyong botante na pumabor kay presumptive President Bongbong Marcos ay “trolls.” Ito ay misleading, sapagkat walang ipinahayag si Robredo na lahat ng 31 milyong bumoto kay Marcos sa halalan ay trolls.…
Philippine university did not fire professor for ‘belittling’ the country’s president-elect
The claim is false; the professor told AFP that she is still employed by the university. As of June 29, the lecturer, now on sabbatical, remains a member of the university faculty.
Video falsely claims Air Force has not visibly flown in 36 years
PAF records show that its aircraft made several flybys in national ceremonies, exercises and military operations from Marcos’ ouster in February 1986 to the beginning of Duterte’s term in 2016.
False: World’s most expensive railway system constructed under PNoy
A Tiktok video falsely claims that NorthRail, the country’s most expensive railway transportation project to date, was constructed under the Aquino administration. The project along with the massive cost was approved under the Arroyo administration.
Totoo o Hindi? Nanghingi nga ba ng kopya ng mga tanong si Leni Robredo sa SMNI Debate? Hindi nga ba credible ang mga kandidatong umattend ng CNN Debate dahil halatang-halatang may kodigo ang mga ito?
Hindi humingi si VP Robredo ng kodigo sa SMNI, at hindi siya gumamit ng kodigo para sa debate ng CNN. Walang kandidato sa CNN Debate ang gumamit ng kodigo.
Duterte admits using ‘presidential powers’ vs ABS-CBN franchise renewal, contradicting previous neutral stance
President Rodrigo Duterte admitted to using his powers as chief executive to turn lawmakers against ABS-CBN. This was contrary to earlier claims that he did not interfere in the non-renewal of the broadcasting network’s legislative franchise.
SSS pension hike still waiting for Duterte’s signature
The increase in the pension of seniors from P500 to at least 1k has not been yet signed into law by President Duterte. The caption also mistakenly thanked incoming President Marcos for the “increase”.
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