The ideology of a classless society, communal ownership of the modes of production, welfare state, and strong and influential government has no room in a 21st century world.
Benedict is an agricultural economist, academician and writer. He has gained experience and expertise in various fields of economics, business, political science and public relations after through professional ventures in the academe, and in the public and private sectors. He has authored or co-authored key publications on topics ranging from agriculture and food security to global affairs and politics.
It takes more than a Pacquiao or even a weekly flag-raising or flag-lowering ceremony to make Filipinos truly nationalistic and patriotic.
The real measure of the true state of the Philippine economy is data related to consumption.
If President Duterte is really the "tyrannical, diabolical, fascist and misogynist devil" that is "a threat to democracy" thenee how can his opponents openly describe him in such fashion and even heckle him while delivering a speech?
The mere fact that the opposition and critics of the President and his administration can openly say that democracy is "dead" is proof that democracy is alive and well in this country.
I do agree with the move to close Boracay for six months starting April 26.
Governments can only do much in managing social media and the Internet
For Filipinos, showing “delicadeza” is the most honorable thing that a person can do
"Are you an activist?"
How can rice sufficiency be achieved?
“Time is not on the side of President Duterte, which is exactly the reason why I want him to see things this early and come up with ways to control the situation.”
For each freedom comes a greater sense of responsibility, and that freedoms are not absolutely and have limitations.