Solution to Manila Traffic? “Uberize” the Philippines

An Inquirer article writes that Duterte and Cayetano propose the same solution  To Manila’s seemingly hopeless traffic problem: Decentralization. But here’s a glimpse: I think it will take a long time. Maybe a decade or two? // // Government offices, key offices and other centers of works should be relocated at the outskirts or in the provinces. Duterte […]

Corruption is not the root cause of poverty

The slogan of a Filipino political party goes like this: “kung walang corrupt, walang mahirap.” (If there is no corruption, there is no poverty). In a real sense this is true, but this slogan only identifies two results, and does not bring the main cause to the surface. Corruption is not a problem of the government […]