Historian Ambeth Ocampo mobbed by Marcos influencers for talking about history

7/6/2022 4:31:00 PM

Philippine historian Ambeth Ocampo gets mobbed by influencers and pages supportive of the Marcos administration on Facebook and Youtube. Full story:

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Philippine historian Ambeth Ocampo gets mobbed by influencers and pages supportive of the Marcos administration on Facebook and Youtube. Full story:

Marcos influencers call Ambeth Ocampo 'ambitious.' A widely cited historian, Ocampo has won the National Book Award thrice and has been conferred the Order of Lakandula for his work on history.

Ambeth Ocampowas mobbed by influencers and pages supportive of the Marcos administration on Facebook and Youtube.The posts called him a “yellow historian,” linking him with the Philippine opposition and suggesting he had ulterior motives to criticize the Marcoses. The posts also insulted Ocampo’s appearance and made suggestions about his sexuality.

Play VideoRappler found at least 20 posts across Facebook and YouTube, all either original or reposts of the other pages that sought to discredit Ocampo. The attacks peaked on July 3, with posts from morning to evening targeting Ocampo. As of Wednesday, July 6, the posts remained online on the platforms.

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Qualifications ng bbm vloggers historian kuno - tuta mentality, willing to lie for money, and no basic sense of right vs wrong. Ok lang ang ambitious...basta may substamce at certified subject matter expert, popularity is not paralell to history, sa fantasy pwede 🤯 For anyone who is not a historian claiming to know more about history than a historian is like a high school basketball coach claiming they can sell more sneakers than Jordan.

They can't give reasons for their claims. Typical FM2-D30 supporters force themselves to deny reality, then praise their 'DISKARTE' skills—a bunch of devil clowns pulling our nation to hell. Eh ano kung my order of lakandula?ibig sabihin kailangang maniwala agad sa kanya? Bwahaha naku kayo-kayo lang nag bobolahan!🤦🏻

HA! They are right, it’s ambitious but it’s is also so within reach because sir Ambeth has always been in the right side of history. TAKOT LANG SILA kaya they resort to calling him ambitious. But we know their tactics and we’re not falling for their mind conditioning. HA! mga basura ng lipunan speaks...

Marcos *Influencers* who can barely read nice one sir He has already achieved more than what he had ambitioned for. That's because he took history seriously.

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Ignorants are usually the most aggressive ones, because they are blinded by false promises. Once these promises are broken, these same people will bite the criminal hands that feed them. False Narratives + False Hopes = Sri-Lanka. No to historical revisionism Mga bobong influencers at vloggers na walang tinapos ang karamihan, laway, pagmamagaling sa baluktot na isip at pagmumura ang alam,nagmamagaling sa nakaraang history ng Pilipinas. Pilipinas, saan ka pupunta?

You'd have to be on drugs to think you'd know more about history than a historian.

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MANILA, Philippines – After he commented on history to correct a remark that likened it to rumors, Philippine historian Ambeth Ocampo was mobbed by influencers and pages supportive of the Marcos administration on Facebook and Youtube.Darryl Yap’s upcoming movie, Maid in Malacañang.July 5, 2022 652 Actress Ella Cruz continues to be the talk of social media after her controversial remark about history.“China and the Philippines should not just talk about the West Philippine Sea,” he said referring to parts of the South China Sea that are legally claimed by the Philippines.

The posts called him a “yellow historian,” linking him with the Philippine opposition and suggesting he had ulterior motives to criticize the Marcoses. The posts also insulted Ocampo’s appearance and made suggestions about his sexuality. As of writing, Ella continues to trend on Twitter and is the butt of jokes on numerous posts. Play Video Rappler found at least 20 posts across Facebook and YouTube, all either original or reposts of the other pages that sought to discredit Ocampo. Ella said in a Philippine STAR interview promoting the film that “History is like tsismis. The attacks peaked on July 3, with posts from morning to evening targeting Ocampo. It is filtered and dagdag na rin, so, hindi natin alam what is the real history. As of Wednesday, July 6, the posts remained online on the platforms.” Still, Mr.

The flood of insults came after Ocampo made a comment about history – his field of expertise for decades – after an actress likened it to “rumors. As long as we’re here alive at may kanya-kanyang opinion, I respect everyone’s opinion. As long as we’re here alive at may kanya-kanyang opinion, I respect everyone’s opinion.” It was a comment made by actress Ella Cruz, who was set to star in a propaganda film that sought to further whitewash the dark history of the Philippines under the dictator Ferdinand Marcos. Ocampo, also a history professor and a columnist, saw it as a teaching moment. He cited Daniel Patrick Moynihan’s quote: “You are entitled to your own opinion, but you are not entitled to your own facts. “History may have bias but it is based on fact, not opinion. “Nak Ella Cruz tanggap ko pananaw mo sa politika at respeto ko ang sino man sinuportahan mo, pero sa usaping HISTORY, di ako sasang ayon sayo nak dahil mali! maling mali…” Pokwang said. Real History is about Truth, not lies, not fiction,” Ocampo said on July 2. Hindi siya mahalaga. Yi was set to visit Manila on Tuesday for an official meeting with the Philippine’s foreign affairs chief.

Most Philippine mainstream news outlets quoted Ocampo, juxtaposing his statement with Cruz’s. The posts were shared by thousands, bringing praise to Ocampo and ridicule for Cruz.” Netizens also created several memes mocking Ella’s remark, showing gossipers (or mga Marites colloquially) as historians if the young actress’s claim is valid. But in the Marcos information ecosystem, Ocampo’s statement was used against him and Cruz was propped up as the hero. Play Video The first and most cited post in Marcos circles was that of lawyer Nick Nañguit, a lawyer known to support the Marcoses. They likened Ella’s quote to the Pinoy Big Brother episode, where the housemates played a quiz bee and were unknowledgeable in Philippine history. Also an accountant, Nañguit was repeatedly cited by Marcos influencers and vloggers to defend President Ferdinand Marcos Jr.” The invitation came from Mr.

’s multibillion-peso unpaid taxes even after the Bureau of Internal Revenue had demanded payment from Marcos. Yap’s Maid in Malacañang focuses on the Marcos family’s last three days in the presidential palace back in 1986. Nañguit defended Cruz and described Ocampo as self-absorbed and “ambitious.” Ocampo is a multi-awarded historian who is widely cited for his works on Philippine national hero, Jose Rizal. Ocampo was awarded the .