Simon Marcos’ cryptic Instagram story: Decoding ‘Bagong Pilipinas’

Simon Marcos, one of the Presidential sons, shared an enigmatic Instagram story.

The post featured an idyllic farm scene with neatly mown grass, accompanied by the words ‘Bagong Pilipinas,’ which translates to ‘New Philippines.’

Not surprisingly, the image also included the face of his father, President Bongbong Marcos, who carried this banner during his election campaign.

Over a year into the presidency, the future of the Philippines has been under the new leadership promised by Simon’s dad. His Instagram story is a visual and symbolic message that has left the nation pondering again the possibilities ahead.