ANG BAYAN, 21 June 2013

Editorial: Stand for democratic and patriotic changes in the economy


20130621en To the Filipino people, the US-Aquino regime’s boastful claims of a “rapidly developing economy” are empty. To the toiling masses, the Philippine economy is incontrovertibly in deep crisis. This is a truth that could not be banished even by Aquino’s repeated slogans on “inclusive growth” and “sound economic fundamentals.”

The intense social crisis is marked by worsening landlessness and land concentration in the hands of big landlords and plantation owners, acute joblessness and massive labor… More