The Growing Issue of Political Dynasty

Political Dynasty

Politics is almost always associated with the the government and the powerful positions in a certain place. Politics is also associated with Religion. So many people want to acquire this power. Every single person desired to be a politician. So even their own families are involved in politics. This is what you call “political dynasty”. It is also a family involved in the government.

In earlier days political power is associated by samurai swords and thus the saying whoever has the sword has the power that governs the nation. In modern times political power is associated with guns, gold, and governance. These are the factors that describe political dynasty, a family who in some way has the guns, gold, and governance.

Political Dynasty is characterized as families that has a political and economic dominance in certain provinces and have efforts to involve in national government or other positions in the government as politicians.Political dynasties always have a strong, support from their family and other connections in the province where they are dominant. They did are not involved in only political, some are seen participating in the business and culture- related activities.

Political Dynasties in the Philippines

Some people want to stop this “Political Dynasty” because of the power they gained as politicians.They intended to make it that way and don’t want any other politician to replace them. Power,control and money are everything in this world. A family with a member within the government can influence the other members. That they can also take part of it to gain power over the place to rule. In the Philippines, political dynasty had been seen in the government for many generations. 

Family businesses would like to keep the business within the family circle. They do this because they want to protect the family’s wealth. People learn the method of intimidation,assault and even assassination in order to keep their territories under control for some public servants. A big part of any elected politician’s job is to be “in charge of the money.”

Politics is everywhere and it is a sensitive issue that the average people would like to stay away from. Politics involves power and greed, and may pollute peace and harmony in any way.

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