Vico Sotto had a #MarcosNotAHero tweet back in the year 2016
Pasig City Mayor-elect Vico Sotto had a #MarcosNotAHero tweet back in 2016 and this caught the attention of many netizens after the election.
had a #MarcosNotAHero tweet back in 2016 and this caught the attention of many netizens after the election.
Vico, the son of showbiz veterans Vic Sotto and Coney Reyes, won the mayoralty race in one of the prominent cities in Metro Manila.
Three years ago, he was the number one elected councilor of the city. The 29-year old politician revealed that unlike his parents, he is more inclined to politics than in show business.
Having a degree in Political Science, the young politician was able to study the system in the government and the history of politics in the Philippines.
During the 2016 election, Bongbong Marcos, from the prominent political clan and son of former President Ferdinand Marcos, ran for Vice President.
In that year, Vico expressed his belief regarding the involvement of the Marcoses in the Philippine politics.
He called out that people should stop changing the history.
“Huwag tayong magpaloko! Tama na ang historical revisionism!!! Ipaglaban ang HUSTISIYA!!!
#MarcosNOTaHero,” his post stated.
Vico Sotto included a photo with the text: “MARCOS DIKTADOR DI BAYANI”.
Here is his tweet.
In that year, the post of the elected mayor of Pasig City garnered different reactions from Twitter users.
There were those who showed support to his political stand while some stressed out that he should practice forgiveness. Supporters of the Marcoses also slammed his post.
After the 2019 midterm election, apparently, this caught the attention of many netizens as they retweeted his Twitter post three years ago.
Here are some posts of netizens retweeting the #MarcosNotAHero post of Vico Sotto.
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