Another ‘Travesty’ as Congress Votes to Extend Life of Failed CARP

News Philippines Jun 12, 2009 at 10:55 am

The landlord-dominated Congress, led by the relatives of President Arroyo, voted Wednesday night to add five more years to the implementation of a 20-year-old agrarian-reform program that has failed to uplift the lives of peasants and farmers in the Philippines. And critics say the new proposed law is even worse than the original.

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