Tag: Aquino legacy

Challenge to Real Change

July 25, 2016

On the day of the State of the Nation Address, IBON explains why the 10-point economic agenda hangs like a dark cloud over pro-people economics prospects and even the chief executive’s recently-affirmed popularity   #SONA2016 #justpeacePH | IBON Features  The unorthodox candidate and eventually President Rodrigo Roa Duterte made a flurry of announcements before and […]

Administrasyong Duterte: Pakikibaka at Pagbabago

July 11, 2016

Download the Usapang IBON Praymer by following this link: UI Praymer Midyear 2016 CR Puno ng pag-asa ang pagsalubong ng sambayanan sa ipinapangakong pagbabago ng administrasyong Duterte. Hindi nakapagtataka ang mainit na pagtanggap na ito. Sa nakalipas na anim na taon, inatake ang mamamayan ng lubhang pahirap na rehimeng USAquino. At ngayon, pumalit ang bagong Pangulo na […]

Elitist politics and economics: the real Aquino legacy

July 1, 2016

The next presidency is challenged  to tackle a worst-ever jobs crisis, heightened inequality,and  pro-foreign and pro-business policies sown under Aquino’s leadership   Towards the end of its six years in office, the Aquino government boasted its legacy of inclusive growth. Indeed for its neoliberal thrusts the Aquino administration may have achieved certain economic outcomes. But for […]