the PH caste system and the myth of elections

18 February 2013

Scratch the surface of Philippine society; it has its version of the caste system, despite all its trappings of democracy and capitalism. The essence of caste system has been operating in our country: A Filipino’s place in life is determined by birth and he lives, works, marries and dies in the class he is born in, and so will his children and their children.

~ Rigoberto Tiglao 

Posted in dynasty, politics

One Response to the PH caste system and the myth of elections

  1. February 18, 2013 at 6:35 pm
    manuel buencamino

    Rigoberto Tiglao’s life and career debunks his thesis.

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