There are nearly 10 million Global Filipinos and many are sending money back to their relatives. The problem we face is a government that likes the foreign currency, but hardly does anything for OFW's? How long did it take before Global Filipinos could effectively vote in elections?
The second and third generations are getting interested in their parents homeland and we are doing things outside the country. From investing in the Philippines, advocating for a Jury system to be set up and working towards better human rights.
Unfortunately, it is an uphill struggle as the oligarchies would prefer the status quo.
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