A Plague unto Itself

By Jasper Almirante/ Bulatlat


President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo’s attempts at preempting an alleged destabilization plot by her political opponents have only put her in a position where she holds fort in a sand castle being battered by the waves. Electoral fraud and illegal gambling scandals rock her government at the same time that the people are restive over the weight of economic and political crises under her administration. With these, she does not need the opposition to destabilize her government: Malacañang (the presidential office) is bringing a plague unto itself.

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