The numbers are out. Philippines inflation is on the rise after the passage of TRAIN tax law. Inflation hit 5.7% in July 2018, 7 months after the passage of the TRAIN law. I wonder what sort of alibi will the BSP come up with on its 3% inflation target. Or what alibi will the DTI, […]

Politicians and their minions on the federalism train are hyped up more than any meth head. Case in point, Venezuela. Venezuela is a state with a federal form of government. (https://www.worldatlas.com/articles/what-type-of-government-does-venezuela-have.html) So how has the federal form of government worked for the economy of Venezuelans? Last time I checked, Venezuela is well on the way […]

Inflation in the Philippines is at an all time high after 2 years of Dirtynomics. Average inflation was 1.3 in 2016, by 2018 avg inflation had risen to 4.1 or percentage wise – an increase of 315%!!! The marked increase was seen after the passage of the TRAIN legislation – the Tax Reform that wasn’t!!! […]

In the Philippines (just like the rest of the world)- people are so deeply misinformed to believe political change (such as Federalism) will lead to socioeconomic development. Don’t get me wrong – federalism is an improvement on the unitary state as it breaks the stranglehold of the overly centralized state. However, why stop at federalism? […]

That constitutional provision on 100% Filipino ownership of media needs to be seriously re-evaluated. After all does 100% Filipino ownership of media ensure, accurate, fair and balanced news and views?   By limiting ownership to Filipinos only, Filipino readers and viewers minds are limited to an ultranationalist agenda controlled by a local elite that consigns […]

Juice from Php 8 to 15 1 litre of soda from Php 56 to PhP 72 *** Just think,  every time you drink sugary beverage, you are drinking cement road, courtesy of your moronic voter friends  *** Look on the bright side, it’s one reason to just drink water, stay healthy while depriving the idiotic […]

Here’s something for the statist/collectivist brain trust, from Nobel Prize laureate Milton Friedman. Read up and perhaps add a few points to your IQ and EQ. ​POINTS TO CONSIDER: * The only party which can meet the armed state is organized crime/drug cartels that have the connections to move goods through customs or around customs […]