|Almost 30 years after that peaceful revolution which has |
inspired the world, what now? (photo from google search)
Among other things, democratic system is failing because of poor quality of leadership at the grassroots level as manifested by the existence of incompetent and inefficient leaderships of most at the barangay level, the Sangguniang Kabataan which is seen as the training ground of corruption and the party list system being now described as a mockery of democracy. One popular TV documentary has noted that corruption is far greater than that of the barangay than any other level of governance combined.