The Next Aquino

Tharoor, Ishaan; De Leon, Sunshine
April 2010
Time International (Asia Edition);4/26/2010, Vol. 175 Issue 16, p22
The article features Philippine Senator Benigno Aquino III, who is running for president in 2010. Aquino, who is the son of the late politicians Benigno Aquino Jr. and Corazon Aquino, is being supported by his celebrity sister Kris Aquino in his campaign. His chief rival in the elections is reportedly businessman Manuel Villar. The impact of his mother's death on his decision to run in the 2010 presidential election is also noted.


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