Democracy in the Philippines Didn’t Worsen in 2018, But It Didn’t Improve Either

“The Philippines is a flawed democracy.” That’s a pretty general statement, and depending on who you ask it’s either an unfair assessment of the government or the understatement of the century. But for the UK-based Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), it’s only a category given to the country in its annual Democracy Index, which measures the … Continue reading Democracy in the Philippines Didn’t Worsen in 2018, But It Didn’t Improve Either