How Honest Are We Actually About Corruption?

Image: Odd Einarson 1934

Image: Odd Einarson 1934

We know too well the effects of lying, cheating and hypocrisy, but we have still made it into an art form. Why? Why are we so selfish and ignorant?  The culture of corruption is widely accepted here, but has tarnished the image of our country abroad. We have become used to broken promises and the perpetrators are often our leaders. Admit it or not, Filipino citizens are bullied and looked down in some countries abroad. There is no more honor in most things we do here or in other countries because we are in it for survival, and the silent majority focus on only one thing, themselves. Continue reading