President Rodrigo Duterte gained on a promise of sweeping adjustments in govenment however the militant Kabataan group didn’t count on him to morph from a communist to a tyrant after only one yr in workplace.
“Candidate Duterte is indeed different from President Duterte. After just a year in office, he has shown a full inversion from the self-proclaimed Leftist he claimed to be to the all-out militarist fascist he really is,” mentioned Kabataan Rep. Sarah Elago.
Elago famous how Duterte has turned his backs on his comrades whereas following each phrase of his “de factomilitary junta” composed of the “fascist trio” – Armed Forces Chief of Staff Eduardo Ano; Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana; and National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon.
Elago didn’t take too kindly Duterte’s advise to avenue protesters and Lumad victims to go house; his declaration to proceed together with his struggle on medication; pushed for full implementation of the Okay to 12 program which advantages wealthy, personal colleges; and promoting out Mindanao international and native businessmen;.
She additionally scored Duterte for his conflicting coverage stand: he dislikes mining however he rejected former Environment Secretary Gina Lopez and changed her with a former AFP Chief Roy Cimatu; he needs peace in Mindanao however his martial regulation declaration has condemned communities to bloodshed and every day bombings and created a humanitarian disaster; he began a struggle that he knew wouldn’t finish; and he claimed to be a part of the working class but he did nothing to finish contractualization and landlessness.