If the push for a federal system
succeeds, the Philippines will end up a virtual dictatorship and cement dynasties that control political power, similar to the countries that have adopted the federal system
such as Malaysia, Cambodia, and Singapore, to name just a few.
Ariel Casilao (Party-list, ANAK PAWIS) raised the issues regarding the countrys readiness to adopt a federal system
and the collective desire of the Filipino people to shift to federalism.
Ethiopia says the federal system
had been very successful during the past two decades with regard to accommodating ethnic diversity and the distribution of powers between the central and regional governments.
Another participant of the meeting, Nasir Ahmad Roshan ,said the federal system
would pave the ground for the division of the country.
no bailouts from the central government) that are generally seen as essential to a properly operating federal system
Because jurors for state cases are drawn from a defendant's community and jury pools in Richmond are about 75 percent black, detractors of the program claim that using the federal system
forces black defendants to stand before mostly white juries.
Structural change is necessary to attain the following: end intergenerational conflict, (boost) economic growth and expand opportunities for all Filipinos Through the adoption of a federal system
of government, the division of national and state powers will be clearly delineated.
The present federal system
of the United States survived only after a bloody civil war in 1861-1865.
Samuel Majang Mut, a member of Unity state students union wondered why President Salva Kiir recently criticised the greater Equatoria people for openly supporting a federal system
in South Sudan.
June 5, 2014 (JUBA) -- South Sudan's Central Equatoria state top executive has declared there is no turning back on the demand for a federal system
of governance in the new born country, contrary to the objections by the president, Salva Kiir Mayardit.
Lupai March 20, 2013 - The concept that a federal system
and kokora are two different things is to address some confusion in people's minds.
Lupai February 2013 - A federal system
of government appropriate for South Sudan is a view that is hoped to increase understanding.