Unrepentant Imelda Marcos has more shoes than before

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The widow of Ferdinand Marcos, one of the most corrupt dictators in Asia, has always been a celebrity obsessed with beauty, money and fame. At the age of 81, Imelda is again in politics, running for Philippine Congress this May. VJ Movement had an exclusive interview with her about her particular perspectives on democracy and politics.