oligarchy - updates

Rappler's latest stories on oligarchy


[OPINION] Political dynasties: Impossibility of democracy

Aug 24, 2019 - 7:00 PM

The oligarchy that we have refuses to abolish itself through Congress that it controls through its political dynasties, rendering it continually impossible for democracy in our country

Civic groups offer 10 recommendations to make ASEAN inclusive

Nov 14, 2017 - 3:56 PM

ASEAN civil society groups say that the protection of human rights in the region is 'inadequate'

Hontiveros hits Duterte: You can't end oligarchy by honoring Marcos

Aug 09, 2016 - 2:18 PM

President Duterte cannot end the run of oligarchs in the country by honoring the very man who created a crony oligarchy during Martial Law says neophyte senator Risa Hontiveros

CONTRADICTION. Senator Risa Hontiveros hits President Rodrigo Duterte for his contradiction, saying he cannot end oligarchy by honoring its creator, former president Ferdinand Marcos.

Duterte on Ongpin, war on drugs, Pacquiao | 12PM wRap

Aug 04, 2016 - 11:59 AM

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The anti-dynasty law: A cosmetic measure

Aug 15, 2015 - 3:00 PM

As long as we focus on dynasties as the main political bane we are masking our inability to admit that we still adhere to the one law that rules above all: the iron law of oligarchy

Lessons from history for President Aquino

Feb 18, 2013 - 7:52 AM

Take on the oligarchs open strategic sectors to competition and deal with a strong peso

FEF President Mr. Chikiamco