"There are lots of work that have to be done, and this calls for the cooperation of everyone in the Philippines."
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.
"So far, what the political opposition, and its supporters and enablers are doing is to create manufactured noise..."
Having an effective and efficient public transport system should be a prerequisite for the Philippines to finally move toward becoming a developed country.
The objectivity of traditional media has been compromised through a sorry mix of slanted reportage, and constant and nearly consistent editorializing.
"Free college education, free universal health care coverage, free housing and other welfare state measures are not really free but will always come at a staggering price."
"A person who attacks settled beliefs or institutions."