Clamoring for a dictator

marcos

What has gotten into the younger generation of this country?

While the youth in North Africa, the Middle East, Eastern Europe and even in China and Burma are fighting against dictators and repressive regimes, Filipinos on Twitter are clamoring for a dictator.

With a younger generation like this, I think we are doomed to fulfill what George Santayana said: “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”

And I hope my kids would not be in this country when another dictatorship takes root.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s